There are 4 ways to get from Sacramento to Chico by train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Coast Starlight

$28 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. 1446 / ...

$15 - $35

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 46 min

  1. 90.3 miles

$8 - $13

Uber  •  1 h 46 min

  1. 90.3 miles

$95 - $120

What companies run services between Sacramento, CA, USA and Chico, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Sacramento to Chico once daily. Tickets cost $28 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 48 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Sacramento to Chico every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min. Amtrak also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Chico Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Chico, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$27 - $35
Other operators
Uber Sacramento
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sacramento to Chico
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$95 - $120
Assist
$95 - $120
ESPAÑOL
$95 - $120
WAV
$95 - $120
uberXL
$130 - $170
UberBLACK
$400 - $500
UberSUV
$460 - $600

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sacramento and Chico is 131 km. The road distance is 145 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sacramento to Chico is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Sacramento to Chico is to drive which takes 1 h 46 min and costs $8 - $13.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sacramento Amtrak and arriving at Chico Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 48 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sacramento, Ca and arriving at Chico, Ca. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

The train from Sacramento Amtrak to Chico Amtrak takes 1 h 48 min including transfers and departs once daily.