There are 3 ways to get from Roseville to Santa Cruz by train, bus or car

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

Train, bus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Roseville Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak Capitol Corridor
  2. Take the bus from Diridon Station to Water & Ocean 17 / ...

$39 - $104

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Oakland, Ca 8309 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Santa Cruz, Ca 6725 / ...

$37 - $88

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Roseville to Santa Cruz 165.6 miles

$16 - $24

What companies run services between Roseville, CA, USA and Santa Cruz, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Roseville to Santa Cruz via Sacramento, Ca and Oakland, Ca in around 5 h 31 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Roseville Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Bus operators
Santa Cruz Metro
Website
scmtd.com
Bus from Diridon Station to Water & Ocean
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
scmtd.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Jose, Ca to Santa Cruz, Ca
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Oakland, Ca to Santa Cruz, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Roseville to Santa Cruz?

The distance between Roseville and Santa Cruz is 208 km. The road distance is 265 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Roseville to Santa Cruz?

The cheapest way to get from Roseville to Santa Cruz is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2 h 55 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Roseville to Santa Cruz?

The quickest way to get from Roseville to Santa Cruz is to drive which takes 2 h 55 min and costs $16 - $24.

Is there a direct bus between Roseville and Santa Cruz?

No, there is no direct bus from Roseville to Santa Cruz. However, there are services departing from Roseville and arriving at Santa Cruz, Ca via Sacramento, Ca and Oakland, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 31 min.

How long does it take to get from Roseville to Santa Cruz?

It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Roseville to Santa Cruz, including transfers.