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There are 8 ways to get from Sacramento to El Fuerte by plane, car, car ferry, bus, train, taxi or night bus

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Fly to Loreto, drive, car ferry  •  21 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Loreto (LTO) SMF - LTO
  2. Drive from Loreto to La Paz Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the car ferry from La Paz Ferry Terminal to Topolobampo
  4. Drive from Topolobampo to El Fuerte

$479 - $1,524

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Bus, taxi  •  31 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento to Los Mochis 417 Santa Rosa / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Los Mochis to El Fuerte

$162 - $167

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Fly to Culiacan, bus, Chepe Regional  •  15 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Culiacan (CUL) SMF - CUL
  2. Take the bus from Culiacán to Los Mochis
  3. Take the Chepe Regional from Los Mochis to El Fuerte

$212 - $652

Fly to Hermosillo, bus, Chepe Regional  •  18 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Hermosillo (HMO) SMF - HMO
  2. Take the bus from Hermosillo TAP to Ciudad Obregón
  3. Take the bus from Ciudad Obregón to Los Mochis
  4. Take the Chepe Regional from Los Mochis to El Fuerte

$347 - $1,077

Fly to San Jose Cabo, bus, car ferry, Chepe Regional  •  20 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to San Jose Cabo (SJD) SMF - SJD
  2. Take the bus from San José del Cabo Airport to La Paz
  3. Take the car ferry from La Paz Ferry Terminal to Topolobampo
  4. Take the Chepe Regional from Los Mochis to El Fuerte

$337 - $1,011

Train, bus, Chepe Regional  •  34 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Bakersfield Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield to Los Mochis
  3. Take the Chepe Regional from Los Mochis to El Fuerte

Night bus, bus, Chepe Regional  •  37 h 34 min

  1. Take the night bus from Sacramento, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Huntington Park to Los Mochis
  3. Take the Chepe Regional from Los Mochis to El Fuerte

$192 - $256

Drive  •  23 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Sacramento to El Fuerte 1411.6 miles

$180 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from Sacramento to El Fuerte is to bus and taxi which costs $160 - $170 and takes 31 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sacramento to El Fuerte is to fly and bus and Chepe Regional which costs $210 - $650 and takes 15 h 35 min.

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The distance between Sacramento and El Fuerte is 1131 miles. The road distance is 1411.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Sacramento to El Fuerte without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 31 h 46 min and costs $160 - $170.

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It takes approximately 21 h 14 min to get from Sacramento to El Fuerte, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sacramento Airport to Loreto Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 24 min and has one stopover.

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El Fuerte is 1 h ahead of Sacramento. It is currently 6:31 AM in Sacramento and 7:31 AM in El Fuerte.

Yes, the driving distance between Sacramento to El Fuerte is 1412 miles. It takes approximately 23 h 59 min to drive from Sacramento to El Fuerte.

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American Airlines, Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Sacramento Airport to Loreto Airport.

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There are eight+ hotels available in El Fuerte. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 1130.7 miles
  • Duration: 21 h 14 min

What companies run services between Sacramento, CA, USA and El Fuerte, Sinaloa, Mexico?

There is no direct connection from Sacramento to El Fuerte. However, you can take the bus to Terminal A, take the walk to Sacramento airport, fly to Loreto, take the drive to La Paz Ferry Terminal, take the car ferry to Topolobampo, then take the drive to El Fuerte. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Terminal A, take the walk to Sacramento airport, fly to Culiacan, take the taxi to Culiacán, take the bus to Los Mochis, take the taxi to Los Mochis, take the Chepe Regional to El Fuerte, then take the taxi to El Fuerte.

Airlines
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Sacramento to Culiacan via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Sacramento to Culiacan via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Sacramento to Culiacan via San Diego, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Sacramento to Culiacan via Las Vegas, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Sacramento to Hermosillo via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Sacramento to Hermosillo via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
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 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Sacramento to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Sacramento to San Jose Cabo via San Diego
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and 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, Wednesday, 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
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Sacramento to Loreto via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Flights from Sacramento to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sacramento to San Jose Cabo via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Sacramento to Culiacan via Los Angeles, San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Sacramento to Hermosillo via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sacramento to San Jose Cabo via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Train operators
Chepe
Phone
01 (614) 439-7211 • 01 (614) 439-7212 • 01 800 122-4373
Email
chepe@ferromex.mx
Website
chepe.com.mx
Train from Los Mochis to El Fuerte
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
chepe.com.mx
2nd Class
$12
1st Class
$20
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 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
Bus operators
TAP
Website
tap.com.mx
Bus from Culiacán to Los Mochis
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$16 - $23
Bus from Hermosillo TAP to Ciudad Obregón
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$18 - $25
Bus from Obregón to Los Mochis
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $24
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$17 - $24
Tufesa Mexico
Phone
(604) 952 0138
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Culiacán to Los Mochis
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Ciudad Obregón to Los Mochis
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Culiacán to Los Mochis
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$19 - $29
Full Fare
$18 - $25
Regular Price
$21
Internet Discount
$18
Bus from Ciudad Obregón to Los Mochis
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$20 - $30
Full Fare
$19 - $27
TAP Royal International
Phone
USA: (602) 273 3544 MÉXICO: 01800 0011 827
Email
contact@taproyal.com
Website
taproyal.com
Bus from Obregón to Los Mochis
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
taproyal.com
Bus from Huntington Park to Los Mochis
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$134
Schedules at
taproyal.com
ecobajatours
Website
ecobajatours.com
Bus from San José del Cabo Airport to La Paz
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Schedules at
ecobajatours.com
ACN Autobuses
Phone
(01)66429904887
Email
clientes@acnautobuses.com
Website
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Sacramento to Los Mochis
Ave. Duration
30 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$138
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Bakersfield to Los Mochis
Ave. Duration
23 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
acnautobuses.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Sacramento, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Ferry operators
Other operators
Taxi from Los Mochis to El Fuerte
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Estimated price
$25 - $30

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

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