There are 3 ways to get from Sacramento to Live Oak by 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

Train, bus  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak Capitol Corridor / ...
  2. Take the bus from Diridon Station to Santa Cruz Metro Center - Lane 2 17 / ...

$38 - $101

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Oakland, Ca 8309 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Santa Cruz, Ca 6725 / ...

$30 - $70

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Sacramento to Live Oak 148.2 miles

$14 - $21

What companies run services between Sacramento, CA, USA and Live Oak, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Sacramento to Live Oak via Oakland, Ca, Santa Cruz, Ca, and Santa Cruz Metro Center - Lane 4 in around 5 h 12 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Santa Cruz Metro
Website
scmtd.com
Bus from Diridon Station to Santa Cruz Metro Center - Lane 2
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
scmtd.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Jose, Ca to Santa Cruz, Ca
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Oakland, Ca to Santa Cruz, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sacramento and Live Oak is 183 km. The road distance is 237 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sacramento to Live Oak is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Sacramento to Live Oak is to drive which takes 2 h 37 min and costs $14 - $21.

No, there is no direct bus from Sacramento to Live Oak. However, there are services departing from Sacramento, Ca and arriving at Soquel Dr via Oakland, Ca and Santa Cruz Metro Center - Lane 4. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 12 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from Sacramento to Live Oak, including transfers.