There are 6 ways to get from Sacramento to Hayward by bus, subway, train, car or plane

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Bus, BART  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento to W Oakland BART FlixBus
  2. Take the BART from West Oakland BART Station to Hayward BART Station Warm Springs/South Fremont - Daly City

$8 - $17

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Train  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Hayward Amtrak Capitol Corridor

$30 - $65

Bus, line 6781 bus  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Oakland, Ca 8309 / ...
  2. Take the line 6781 bus from Oakland, Ca to Hayward, Ca 6781 / ...

$23 - $50

Train, BART  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station Capitol Corridor
  2. Take the BART from Richmond BART Station to Hayward BART Station Warm Springs/South Fremont - Richmond

$31 - $62

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Sacramento to Hayward 96.2 miles

$9 - $14

Fly, BART  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to San Francisco (SFO) SMF - SFO
  2. Take the BART from 12th St. Oakland City Center BART Station to Hayward BART Station

$82 - $206

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Sacramento to Hayward. However, there are services departing from Sacramento, Ca and arriving at Hayward, Ca via Oakland, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sacramento Amtrak and arriving at Hayward Amtrak. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 8 min.

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The distance between Sacramento and Hayward is 71 miles. The road distance is 96.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Hayward without a car is to bus and BART which takes 2 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to get from Sacramento to Hayward, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Hayward is to train which takes 2 h 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 6781 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 12 min.

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The quickest flight from Sacramento Airport to San Francisco Airport is the direct flight which takes 54 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Sacramento to Hayward.
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  • Distance: 71.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 7 min

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

Amtrak operates a train from Sacramento to Hayward every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sacramento to Hayward via Oakland, Ca in around 2 h 12 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
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from West Oakland BART Station to Hayward BART Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Richmond BART Station to Hayward BART Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
bart.gov
Subway from 12th St. Oakland City Center BART Station to Hayward BART Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
bart.gov
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 Hayward Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
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
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Sacramento to W Oakland BART
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
flixbus.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
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Oakland, Ca to Hayward, Ca
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $12
Flexible
$14 - $18

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Sacramento to Hayward is 96 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to drive from Sacramento to Hayward.

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

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Book your Sacramento to Hayward bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 212+ hotels available in Hayward. Prices start at $95 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 .

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