There are 5 ways to get from Sacramento to Colfax by train, bus, taxi, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Colfax Amtrak California Zephyr

$24 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Colfax, Ca 8310 / ...

$11 - $26

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sacramento to Colfax 49.9 miles

$250 - $300

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Sacramento to Colfax 49.9 miles

$4 - $8

Uber  •  51 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sacramento to Colfax 49.9 miles

$50 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sacramento to Colfax is to drive which costs $4 - $8 and takes 51 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Sacramento to Colfax is to taxi which costs $250 - $300 and takes 51 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sacramento, Ca and arriving at Colfax, Ca. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sacramento Amtrak and arriving at Colfax Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

More details

The distance between Sacramento and Colfax is 46 miles. The road distance is 49.9 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Sacramento to Colfax without a car is to train which takes 1 h 12 min and costs $24 - $50.

More details

The train from Sacramento Amtrak to Colfax Amtrak takes 1 h 12 min including transfers and departs once daily.

More details

Sacramento to Colfax bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Sacramento, Ca station.

More details

Sacramento to Colfax train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Sacramento Amtrak station.

More details

The best way to get from Sacramento to Colfax is to train which takes 1 h 12 min and costs $24 - $50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $11 - $26 and takes 1 h 25 min.

Mode details

Sacramento to Colfax bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Colfax, Ca station.

More details

Sacramento to Colfax train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Colfax Amtrak station.

More details

Map of how to get from Sacramento to Colfax.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 46.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 12 min

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

Amtrak operates a train from Sacramento to Colfax once daily. Tickets cost $24 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Sacramento to Colfax hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $26 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min. Amtrak also services this route 3 times a day.

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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Colfax Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
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 Colfax, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
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 Colfax Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Other operators
Uber Sacramento
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sacramento to Colfax
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$50 - $65
Assist
$50 - $65
WAV
$50 - $65
Español
$50 - $65
UberXL
$70 - $95
Black
$220 - $280
Black SUV
$260 - $330
Taxi from Sacramento to Colfax
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$250 - $300
Ray Star Taxi Service
Phone
+1 916 222 4499
Website
raystartaxi.com

Want to know more about travelling around United States

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.