There are 7 ways to get from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Pleasanton by bus, subway, train, car, plane 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

Bus, BART  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal A to J St. at 8th St. 42A / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Oakland, Ca
  3. Take the BART from 19th St. Oakland to Fruitvale
  4. Take the BART from Fruitvale to Dublin/Pleasanton
  5. Take the bus from East Dublin Bart Station to Peters Ave & Division St 10R

$25 - $48

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal A to UC Davis Memorial Union 42B
  2. Take the bus from UC Davis Memorial Union to Fairfield Transportation Center 30
  3. Take the bus from Fairfield Transportation Center to Walnut Creek BART Station 40
  4. Take the bus from Walnut Creek Bart Station to East Dublin Bart Station 70X

$14 - $19

5 alternative options

Train via Skt Stockton Station  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Stockton Robert Cabral Station Amtrak San Joaquins
  2. Take the train from Skt Stockton Station to Pld Pleasanton Station Ace / ...

$38 - $67

Train  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Fremont Amtrak Capitol Corridor

$40 - $82

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Pleasanton 98 miles

$9 - $14

Fly, BART  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to San Francisco (SFO) SMF - SFO
  2. Take the BART from 24th St. Mission to Dublin/Pleasanton

$86 - $201

Towncar  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take a town car from Sacramento Airport to Pleasanton 98 miles

$300 - $430

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

You can take a train from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Pleasanton via J St. at 8th St., 8th & K Station, Sacramento Valley Station, Sacramento Amtrak, Stockton Robert Cabral Station Amtrak, and Skt Stockton Station in around 4 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Pleasanton via UC Davis Memorial Union, Fairfield Transportation Center, Walnut Creek BART Station, Walnut Creek Bart Station, and East Dublin Bart Station in around 6 h 25 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sacramento to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from 19th St. Oakland to Fruitvale
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from Fruitvale to Dublin/Pleasanton
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from 24th St. Mission to Dublin/Pleasanton
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
bart.gov
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Stockton Robert Cabral Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $190
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Fremont Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Altamont Corridor Express
Phone
1800-411-7245
Website
acerail.com
Train from Skt Stockton Station to Pld Pleasanton Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
acerail.com
Bus operators
Yolobus
Phone
+1 530-666-2877
Website
yolobus.com
Bus from Terminal A to J St. at 8th St.
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
yolobus.com
Bus from Terminal A to UC Davis Memorial Union
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
yolobus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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
Wheels Bus
Website
wheelsbus.com
Bus from East Dublin Bart Station to Peters Ave & Division St
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
wheelsbus.com
Bus from Walnut Creek Bart Station to East Dublin Bart Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
wheelsbus.com
Fairfield and Suisun Transit
Website
fasttransit.org
Bus from UC Davis Memorial Union to Fairfield Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
fasttransit.org
Bus from Fairfield Transportation Center to Walnut Creek BART Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
fasttransit.org
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Sacramento Airport to Pleasanton
Estimated price
$300 - $430

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Pleasanton?

The distance between Sacramento Airport (SMF) and Pleasanton is 117 km. The road distance is 157 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Pleasanton?

The cheapest way to get from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Pleasanton is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 43 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Pleasanton?

The quickest way to get from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Pleasanton is to drive which takes 1 h 43 min and costs $9 - $14.

Is there a direct bus between Sacramento Airport (SMF) and Pleasanton?

No, there is no direct bus from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Pleasanton. However, there are services departing from Terminal A and arriving at Peters Ave & Division St via UC Davis Memorial Union, Fairfield Transportation Center, Walnut Creek Bart Station and East Dublin Bart Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 25 min.

How long does it take to get from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Pleasanton?

It takes approximately 3 h 54 min to get from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Pleasanton, including transfers.