There are 9 ways to get from Sacramento to Guanajuato 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.

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Fly Sacramento to Leon/Guanajuato  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) SMF - BJX

$271 - $826

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Fly Sacramento to Guadalajara, bus  •  11 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Guadalajara (GDL) SMF - GDL
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Guanajuato

$135 - $317

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Train to Oakland, fly to Leon/Guanajuato  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) OAK - BJX

$255 - $463

Bus Autobuses Elite  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
  3. Take the bus from Tijuana to Guadalajara
  4. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Guanajuato

$176 - $274

Train, bus via Bakersfield Amtrak  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Baldwin Park to Guadalajara
  4. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Guanajuato

Bus TAP  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento to Anaheim
  2. Take the bus from Anaheim to Tijuana Airport
  3. Take the bus from Tijuana International Airport to Mexicali
  4. Take the bus from Mexicali to Guadalajara Central Bus Terminal
  5. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Guanajuato

$155 - $269

Train, bus  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Huntington Park to Guadalajara
  3. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Guanajuato

$317 - $461

Train, bus via San Antonio  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio to Santiago de Querétaro
  4. Take the bus from Querétaro to Guanajuato

$329 - $918

Drive  •  35 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Sacramento to Guanajuato 2128.1 miles

$280 - $420

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The cheapest way to get from Sacramento to Guanajuato is to fly and bus which costs $130 - $320 and takes 11 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sacramento to Guanajuato is to fly which costs $270 - $850 and takes 8 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sacramento to Guanajuato. However, there are services departing from Sacramento, Ca and arriving at Guanajuato via Los Angeles, Ca, Tijuana and Guadalajara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 0 h.

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The distance between Sacramento and Guanajuato is 1718 miles. The road distance is 2128.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Guanajuato without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 0 h and costs $170 - $280.

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It takes approximately 8 h 15 min to get from Sacramento to Guanajuato, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Guanajuato is to fly which takes 8 h 15 min and costs $270 - $850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $170 - $280 and takes 2 days 0 h.

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There is no direct flight from Sacramento Airport to Leon/Guanajuato Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Sacramento to Guanajuato bus services, operated by Primera Plus, arrive at Guanajuato station.

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Map of how to get from Sacramento to Guanajuato.
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  • Distance: 1718.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 15 min

What companies run services between Sacramento, CA, USA and Guanajuato, Mexico?

United Airlines, American Airlines and five other airlines fly from Sacramento to Guanajuato hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sacramento to Guanajuato via Los Angeles, Ca, Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx, Tijuana, and Guadalajara in around 2 days 0 h.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Sacramento to Leon/Guanajuato via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 2 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Sacramento to Leon/Guanajuato via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Sacramento to Leon/Guanajuato via Los Angeles, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Oakland to Leon/Guanajuato via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Sacramento to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Sacramento to Guadalajara via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Sacramento to Guadalajara via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sacramento to Leon/Guanajuato via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Sacramento to Leon/Guanajuato via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,600
Flights from Sacramento to Leon/Guanajuato via Los Angeles, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Oakland to Leon/Guanajuato via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Sacramento to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Sacramento to Guadalajara via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Sacramento to Guadalajara via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Sacramento to Leon/Guanajuato via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,800
Flights from Oakland to Leon/Guanajuato via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,800
Flights from Sacramento to Guadalajara via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Sacramento to Guadalajara via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sacramento to Leon/Guanajuato via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,800
Flights from Sacramento to Leon/Guanajuato via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $2,200
Flights from Sacramento to Guadalajara via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,600
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Oakland to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Sacramento to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Sacramento to Leon/Guanajuato via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
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 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
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$320 - $460
Business Coach Seat
$380 - $550
Room
$700 - $1,000
Bus operators
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Querétaro to Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
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
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 Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Autobuses Elite
Phone
01 800 507 5500, 57290807
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Tijuana to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
30 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $105
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Primera
$97
Primera Select
$105
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
Bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
TAP Royal International
Phone
USA: (602) 273 3544 MÉXICO: 01800 0011 827
Email
contact@taproyal.com
Website
taproyal.com
Bus from Baldwin Park to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
35 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$214
Schedules at
taproyal.com
Bus from Huntington Park to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
36 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$214
Schedules at
taproyal.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Sacramento to Anaheim
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Anaheim to Tijuana Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
ABC
Website
abc.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana International Airport to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
Book at
reservamos.mx
TAP
Website
tap.com.mx
Bus from Mexicali to Guadalajara Central Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
32 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$100 - $140
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from San Antonio to Santiago de Querétaro
Ave. Duration
18 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$55 - $80
Ejecutivo
$88 - $92
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Querétaro to Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $24
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$16 - $24
Full Fare
$13 - $18
Regular Price
$15
Internet Discount
$13

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Guanajuato is 2 h ahead of Sacramento. It is currently 5:58 AM in Sacramento and 7:58 AM in Guanajuato.

Yes, the driving distance between Sacramento to Guanajuato is 2128 miles. It takes approximately 35 h 26 min to drive from Sacramento to Guanajuato.

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Interjet, Southwest Airlines, Delta and three other airlines offer flights from Sacramento Airport to Leon/Guanajuato Airport.

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There are 256+ hotels available in Guanajuato. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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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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