There are 4 ways to get from Sacramento to Half Moon Bay by train, subway, night bus, bus, car or plane

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Train, BART  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station Capitol Corridor
  2. Take the BART from Richmond BART Station to Millbrae BART Station Richmond - Daly City/Millbrae

$125 - $178

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Night bus, line 294 bus  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the night bus from Sacramento to Millbrae FlixBus
  2. Take the line 294 bus from El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd to Main St & Miramontes St 294

$12 - $21

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Sacramento to Half Moon Bay 115.2 miles

$11 - $17

Fly, line 294 bus  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to San Francisco (SFO) SMF - SFO
  2. Take the line 294 bus from El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd to Main St & Miramontes St

$76 - $198

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The cheapest way to get from Sacramento to Half Moon Bay is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sacramento to Half Moon Bay is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 6 min.

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The distance between Sacramento and Half Moon Bay is 93 miles. The road distance is 115.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Half Moon Bay without a car is to train and BART which takes 3 h 13 min and costs $120 - $180.

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It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to get from Sacramento to Half Moon Bay, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sacramento Airport to San Francisco Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sacramento to Half Moon Bay is 115 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to drive from Sacramento to Half Moon Bay.

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United Airlines offers flights from Sacramento Airport to San Francisco Airport.

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There are 217+ hotels available in Half Moon Bay. Prices start at $116 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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Map of how to get from Sacramento to Half Moon Bay.
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  • Distance: 93 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 13 min

What companies run services between Sacramento, CA, USA and Half Moon Bay, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Sacramento to Half Moon Bay. However, you can take the train to Richmond Transit Station, take the walk to Richmond BART Station, take the BART to Millbrae BART Station, then take the taxi to Half Moon Bay. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Sacramento to Half Moon Bay via Millbrae, Millbrae Caltrain, Hillsdale Caltrain, and El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd in around 4 h 33 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sacramento to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $250
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 Richmond Transit Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Richmond BART Station to Millbrae BART Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Night bus from Sacramento to Millbrae
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Schedules at
flixbus.com
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd to Main St & Miramontes St
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com

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