There are 6 ways to get from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Pleasanton by bus, subway, train, car 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.

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Bus, line 18 bus, BART  •  3 h 46 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 line 18 bus from Thomas L Berkley Way to 8th St:Oak St 18 / ...
  4. Take the BART from Lake Merritt BART Station to Dublin/Pleasanton BART Station
  5. Take the bus from East Dublin Bart Station to Peters Ave & Division St 10R

$28 - $50

5 alternative options

Train via Skt Stockton Station  •  3 h 53 min

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

$35 - $64

Train  •  4 h 36 min

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

$37 - $79

Bus  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento Amtrak to Stockton Robert Cabral Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the bus from Stockton Robert Cabral Station to Livermore Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

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

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  1 h 43 min

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

$300 - $430

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Pleasanton. However, there are services departing from Terminal A and arriving at Peters St & St Mary St via Sacramento Amtrak, Stockton Robert Cabral Station and Livermore Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 37 min.

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The distance between Sacramento Airport (SMF) and Pleasanton is 73 miles. The road distance is 98 miles.

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The best way to get from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Pleasanton without a car is to bus and line 18 bus and BART which takes 3 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Pleasanton, including transfers.

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Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Pleasanton bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Sacramento Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Pleasanton is to train which takes 3 h 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 37 min.

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Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Pleasanton bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Livermore Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Pleasanton is 98 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to drive from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Pleasanton.

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There are 106+ hotels available in Pleasanton. Prices start at $94 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Pleasanton.
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  • Distance: 73.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 46 min

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 4th St., Sacramento Amtrak, Stockton Robert Cabral Station, and Skt Stockton Station in around 3 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sacramento Airport (SMF) to Pleasanton via J St. at 4th St., Sacramento Amtrak, Stockton Robert Cabral Station, Livermore Amtrak, and Livermore Transit Center in around 4 h 37 min.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Lake Merritt BART Station to Dublin/Pleasanton BART Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bart.gov
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Stockton Robert Cabral Station
Ave. Duration
53 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
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Thomas L Berkley Way to 8th St:Oak St
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
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
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Sacramento Amtrak to Stockton Robert Cabral Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Stockton Robert Cabral Station to Livermore Amtrak
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
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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