There are 5 ways to get from Sacramento to Menlo Park by train, subway, bus, car or plane

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, BART  •  3 h 39 min

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

$39 - $74

Cheapest option

Bus, Caltrain  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, CA to San Francisco - Townsend St & 5th St
  2. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Menlo Park Caltrain Bullet / ...

$18 - $30

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Oakland, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Hayward BART Station to El Camino Real:W Hillsdale Blvd M
  3. Take the bus from El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd to El Camino Real & Oak Grove Ave-Menlo Park Caltrain Ecr

$28 - $56

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Sacramento to Menlo Park 116.2 miles

$11 - $17

Bus, fly  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Capitol Mall at 7th St. to Terminal A
  2. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to San Francisco (SFO) SMF - SFO

$80 - $205

What companies run services between Sacramento, CA, USA and Menlo Park, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Sacramento to Menlo Park via Oakland, Ca, Hayward, Ca, Hayward BART Station, El Camino Real:W Hillsdale Blvd, and El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd in around 4 h 55 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
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station Amtrak
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 to Millbrae
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
bart.gov
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Francisco Caltrain to Menlo Park Caltrain
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Sacramento, CA to San Francisco - Townsend St & 5th St
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Hayward BART Station to El Camino Real:W Hillsdale Blvd
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd to El Camino Real & Oak Grove Ave-Menlo Park Caltrain
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Yolobus
Phone
+1 530-666-2877
Website
yolobus.com
Bus from Capitol Mall at 7th St. to Terminal A
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
yolobus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sacramento and Menlo Park is 139 km. The road distance is 186 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sacramento to Menlo Park is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Sacramento to Menlo Park is to drive which takes 2 h 4 min and costs $11 - $17.

No, there is no direct bus from Sacramento to Menlo Park. However, there are services departing from Sacramento, Ca and arriving at El Camino Real & Oak Grove Ave-Menlo Park Caltrain via Oakland, Ca, Hayward BART Station and El Camino Real & Hillsdale Blvd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to get from Sacramento to Menlo Park, including transfers.