There are 9 ways to get from Sacramento to Fontana by plane, train, 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 Sacramento to Ontario/San Bernardino  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) SMF - ONT

$134 - $314

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  11 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento to LA Downtown FlixBus
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Fontana station San Bernardino Line

$26 - $40

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Train to Oakland, fly to Ontario/San Bernardino  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) OAK - ONT

$133 - $621

Fly Sacramento to Los Angeles, train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Los Angeles (LAX) SMF - LAX
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Fontana station

$87 - $252

Train to San Jose, fly to Ontario/San Bernardino  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Santa Clara Amtrak
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) SJC - ONT

$128 - $449

Bus  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 1439
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca 9612 / ...

$55 - $129

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak San Joaquins
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Bakersfield, CA to Claremont, CA 5402 / ...

Train  •  16 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Fontana station San Bernardino Line

$91 - $236

Drive  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Sacramento to Fontana 432.7 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Sacramento to Fontana is to bus and train which costs $25 - $40 and takes 11 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sacramento to Fontana is to fly which costs $130 - $320 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sacramento to Fontana. However, there are services departing from Sacramento, Ca and arriving at Fontana Metrolink via Los Angeles, Ca and E St @ 4th St Nb Fs. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sacramento to Fontana station. However, there are services departing from Sacramento Amtrak and arriving at Fontana station via L. A. Union Station station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 44 min.

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The distance between Sacramento and Fontana is 386 miles. The road distance is 432.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Fontana without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 33 min and costs $55 - $130.

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It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from Sacramento to Fontana, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Fontana is to fly which takes 3 h 21 min and costs $130 - $320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $55 - $130 and takes 9 h 33 min, you could also train, which costs $90 - $240 and takes 16 h 44 min.

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The quickest flight from Sacramento Airport to Ontario/San Bernardino Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Sacramento to Fontana bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at San Bernardino, Ca station.

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Map of how to get from Sacramento to Fontana.
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  • Distance: 385.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 21 min

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

Southwest Airlines flies from Sacramento to Fontana every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sacramento to Fontana via Los Angeles, Ca, San Bernardino, Ca, and E St @ 4th St Nb Fs in around 9 h 33 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Sacramento to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Sacramento to Ontario/San Bernardino via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Oakland to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Oakland to Ontario/San Bernardino via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from San Jose to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from San Jose to Ontario/San Bernardino via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum Station 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 Amtrak 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 Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
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 Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
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
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Fontana station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
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 Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $28
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 Bakersfield, CA to Claremont, CA
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Sacramento to LA Downtown
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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