There are 7 ways to get from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Grass Valley by train, bus, car, shuttle or towncar

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  •  3 h 5 min

  1. California Zephyr

$69 - $110

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Capitol Corridor
  2. 5

$30 - $55

5 alternative options

Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  4 h 28 min

  1. 3640 / ...
  2. 5

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. 64.8 miles

$6 - $10

Shuttle  •  1 h 12 min

$70 - $100

Towncar  •  1 h 12 min

  1. 64.8 miles

$210 - $290

Uber  •  1 h 12 min

  1. 64.8 miles

$65 - $85

What companies run services between Sacramento Airport (SMF), USA and Grass Valley, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Grass Valley once daily. Tickets cost $24 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Grass Valley via L St. at 13th St., L St & 14Th St, Amtrak & Depot, Sacramento, CA, Auburn, CA, and Nevada St at Amtrak Station in around 4 h 28 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Colfax Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Nevada County Gold Country Stage
Phone
530.477.0103
Email
GoldCountryStage@co.nevada.ca.us
Website
goldcountrystage.com
Bus from Nevada St at Amtrak Station to Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
goldcountrystage.com
Other operators
Uber Sacramento
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Grass Valley
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$65 - $85
Assist
$65 - $90
ESPAÑOL
$65 - $90
WAV
$65 - $90
uberXL
$95 - $130
UberBLACK
$280 - $360
UberSUV
$330 - $420
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Sacramento Airport to Grass Valley
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Towncar from Sacramento Airport to Grass Valley
Estimated price
$210 - $290

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sacramento Airport (SMF) and Grass Valley is 74 km. The road distance is 104 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Grass Valley is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Grass Valley is to drive which takes 1 h 12 min and costs $6 - $10.

No, there is no direct bus from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Grass Valley. However, there are services departing from Terminal A and arriving at Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St via L St & 14Th St, Sacramento, CA and Nevada St at Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 28 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to get from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Grass Valley, including transfers.