• Our partners include:

  • Greyhound USA
  • VIA Rail
  • Amtrak
  • Acela Express
  • Megabus
  • SuperShuttle
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia

There are 9 ways to get from Sacramento to Cabo San Lucas by plane, train, subway, night bus, 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

Fly from Sacramento  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to San Jose Cabo (SJD) SMF - SJD

$248 - $912

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  45 h 11 min

  1. Take the night bus from Sacramento to Anaheim
  2. Take the bus from Anaheim, Ca to San Ysidro, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Tijuana to Cabo San Lucas

$132 - $218

7 alternative options

Train to Oakland, fly  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Oakland Coliseum/Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to San Jose Cabo (SJD) OAK - SJD

$182 - $1,029

Train to San Jose, fly  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Santa Clara Amtrak
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to San Jose Cabo (SJD) SJC - SJD

$172 - $1,040

Train, BART to San Francisco, fly  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Richmond Amtrak
  2. Take the BART from MacArthur BART Station to San Francisco International Airport BART Station
  3. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to San Jose Cabo (SJD) SFO - SJD

$202 - $681

Train, night bus, bus  •  41 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Bakersfield Amtrak Station
  2. Take the night bus from Bakersfield Amtrak Station to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
  3. Take the bus from Tijuana to Cabo San Lucas

Bus  •  41 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento to San Ysidro 498 Sacramento / ...
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana to Cabo San Lucas

$159 - $204

Train, bus  •  47 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Los Angeles Union Station
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
  3. Take the bus from Tijuana to Cabo San Lucas

$210 - $442

Drive  •  32 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Sacramento to Cabo San Lucas 1545.9 miles

$200 - $300

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sacramento to Cabo San Lucas is to night bus and bus which costs $130 - $220 and takes 45 h 11 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Sacramento to Cabo San Lucas is to fly which costs $240 - $950 and takes 6 h 13 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Sacramento to Cabo San Lucas. However, there are services departing from Sacramento and arriving at Cabo San Lucas via Tijuana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 h 33 min.

More details

The distance between Sacramento and Cabo San Lucas is 1289 miles. The road distance is 1545.9 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Sacramento to Cabo San Lucas without a car is to train and night bus and bus which takes 41 h 9 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 6 h 13 min to get from Sacramento to Cabo San Lucas, including transfers.

More details

Sacramento to Cabo San Lucas bus services, operated by ACN Autobuses, depart from Sacramento station.

More details

The best way to get from Sacramento to Cabo San Lucas is to fly which takes 6 h 13 min and costs $240 - $950. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $150 - $210 and takes 41 h 33 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Sacramento Airport to San Jose Cabo Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h.

Search flights

Sacramento to Cabo San Lucas bus services, operated by ABC, arrive at Cabo San Lucas station.

More details

Map of how to get from Sacramento to Cabo San Lucas.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 1288.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 13 min

What companies run services between Sacramento, CA, USA and Cabo San Lucas, Mexico?

Alaska Airlines, Inc., Southwest Airlines and three other airlines fly from Sacramento to Cabo San Lucas every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sacramento to Cabo San Lucas via San Ysidro and Tijuana in around 41 h 33 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Sacramento to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Sacramento to San Jose Cabo via San Diego
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Sacramento to San Jose Cabo via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Sacramento to San Jose Cabo via Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Sacramento to San Jose Cabo via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Oakland to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Oakland to San Jose Cabo via Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Oakland to San Jose Cabo via San Diego
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Oakland to San Jose Cabo via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from San Jose to San Jose Cabo via San Diego
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from San Jose to San Jose Cabo via Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from San Francisco to San Jose Cabo via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Sacramento to San Jose Cabo via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Sacramento to San Jose Cabo via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Oakland to San Jose Cabo via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $2,100
Flights from San Jose to San Jose Cabo via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $2,100
Flights from San Jose to San Jose Cabo via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $2,100
Flights from San Francisco to San Jose Cabo via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,600
Flights from San Francisco to San Jose Cabo via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,600
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Sacramento to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from San Jose to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $2,200
Flights from San Jose to San Jose Cabo via Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $2,200
Flights from San Jose to San Jose Cabo via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $2,200
Flights from San Francisco to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to San Jose Cabo via Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to San Jose Cabo via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sacramento to San Jose Cabo via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $2,300
Flights from San Francisco to San Jose Cabo via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $2,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sacramento to San Jose Cabo via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from San Jose to San Jose Cabo via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $2,500
Flights from San Francisco to San Jose Cabo via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $2,300
Train operators
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Oakland Coliseum/Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Santa Clara Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Richmond Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 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
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Bakersfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $330
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from MacArthur BART Station to San Francisco International Airport BART Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Night bus from Bakersfield Amtrak Station to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
ABC
Website
abc.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Cabo San Lucas
Ave. Duration
27 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
Book at
reservamos.mx
ACN Autobuses
Phone
(01)66429904887
Email
clientes@acnautobuses.com
Website
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Sacramento to San Ysidro
Ave. Duration
12 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$64
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Night bus from Sacramento to Anaheim
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
flixbus.com
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 Anaheim, Ca to San Ysidro, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Anaheim to San Ysidro
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

Want to know more about travelling around Mexico

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Cabo San Lucas is 1 h ahead of Sacramento. It is currently 5:20 PM in Sacramento and 6:20 PM in Cabo San Lucas.

Yes, the driving distance between Sacramento to Cabo San Lucas is 1546 miles. It takes approximately 32 h 38 min to drive from Sacramento to Cabo San Lucas.

Get driving directions

Alaska Airlines, Inc., Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Sacramento Airport to San Jose Cabo Airport.

Search flights

There are 485+ hotels available in Cabo San Lucas. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Sacramento to Sacramento Airport is to bus which takes 12 min and costs $2.

More details