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There are 5 ways to get from Sacramento to Carson City by bus, train, night 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.

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Bus Flixbus USA  •  4h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento to Reno FlixBus
  2. Take the bus from RTC 4th STREET STATION Bay X 4SS to S Stewart Street at Supreme Court Crsn

$9 - $19

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Bus Amtrak  •  6h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento Valley Station to Stateline Amtrak Bus Stop Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the bus from US 50/Kahle Dr to Douglas County Community/Senior Center 22

$7 - $8

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6h 41m

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Reno Amtrak Station California Zephyr
  2. Take the bus from RTC 4th STREET STATION Bay X 4SS to Washington Street and W Plaza Street Crsn

$38 - $87

Night bus, bus  •  4h 6m

  1. Take the night bus from Midtown to Reno FlixBus
  2. Take the bus from Reno Greyhound 155 Stevenson to Carson City - Carson Nugget, US 395 & Robinson Reno to Vegas

$20 - $30

Drive  •  2h 43m

  1. Drive from Sacramento to Carson City 132.9 miles

$13 - $19

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sacramento to Carson City is to bus which costs $6 - $9 and takes 6h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Sacramento to Carson City is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2h 43m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sacramento to Carson City. However, there are services departing from Sacramento and arriving at S Stewart Street at Supreme Court via RTC 4th STREET STATION Bay X 4SS. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 21m.

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The distance between Sacramento and Carson City is 102 miles. The road distance is 132.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Carson City without a car is to bus which takes 4h 21m and costs $8 - $19.

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It takes approximately 4h 21m to get from Sacramento to Carson City, including transfers.

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Sacramento to Carson City bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, depart from Sacramento station.

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Sacramento to Carson City bus services, operated by RTC, arrive at S Stewart Street at Supreme Court station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sacramento to Carson City is 133 miles. It takes approximately 2h 43m to drive from Sacramento to Carson City.

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There are 289+ hotels available in Carson City. Prices start at $131 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sacramento to Carson City.
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  • Distance: 101.8 miles
  • Duration: 4h 21m

What companies run services between Sacramento, CA, USA and Carson City, NV, USA?

You can take a bus from Sacramento to Carson City via Reno and RTC 4th STREET STATION Bay X 4SS in around 4h 21m.

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Reno Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
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
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Sacramento to Reno
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Night bus from Midtown to Reno
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Schedules at
flixbus.com
RTC
Website
rtcwashoe.com
Bus from RTC 4th STREET STATION Bay X 4SS to S Stewart Street at Supreme Court
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
rtcwashoe.com
Bus from RTC 4th STREET STATION Bay X 4SS to Washington Street and W Plaza Street
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
rtcwashoe.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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Sacramento Valley Station to Stateline Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Tahoe Transportation
Website
tahoetransportation.org
Bus from US 50/Kahle Dr to Douglas County Community/Senior Center
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tahoetransportation.org
Silverado Stages
Phone
(800) 892-7979
Website
silveradostages.com
Bus from Reno Greyhound 155 Stevenson to Carson City - Carson Nugget, US 395 & Robinson
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
silveradomainline.com

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