There are 5 ways to get from Redwood City to Sacramento by train, bus, subway, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Caltrain, bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Redwood City Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain Bullet / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Francisco - Townsend St & 5th St to Sacramento, CA

$19 - $30

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B to Mission St & 1st St 398
  2. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Sacramento, Ca 8320 / ...

$18 - $39

3 alternative options

BART, train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the BART from Millbrae to Richmond Richmond - Daly City/Millbrae
  2. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak Capitol Corridor / ...

$39 - $76

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Redwood City to Sacramento 112.8 miles

$11 - $16

Caltrain, fly  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Redwood City Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
  2. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Sacramento (SMF) SFO - SMF

$77 - $199

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Redwood City to Sacramento is to drive which costs $11 - $16 and takes 1 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Redwood City to Sacramento is to drive which costs $11 - $16 and takes 1 h 58 min.

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The distance between Redwood City and Sacramento is 86 miles. The road distance is 112.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Redwood City to Sacramento, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Redwood City to Sacramento. However, there are services departing from Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B and arriving at Sacramento, Ca via San Francisco, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 8 min.

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Map of how to get from Redwood City to Sacramento.
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  • Distance: 86.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 3 min

What companies run services between Redwood City, CA, USA and Sacramento, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Redwood City to Sacramento via Mission St & 1st St and San Francisco, Ca in around 4 h 8 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Redwood City Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Train from Redwood City Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
caltrain.com
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Millbrae to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
bart.gov
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from San Francisco - Townsend St & 5th St to Sacramento, CA
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
megabus.com
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from Redwood City Caltrain-Lane B to Mission St & 1st St
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Francisco, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35

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