There are 5 ways to get from Sacramento to Mill Valley by train, bus, subway or car

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Train  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station Capitol Corridor

$112 - $166

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Bus Fairfield and Suisun Transit, line 4 bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from J St. and 6th St. to Pleasant Hill BART Station Blue
  2. Take the line 4 bus from Fremont St & Mission St to E Blithedale Ave & Hill St 4

$18 - $25

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Bus Greyhound USA, line 4 bus  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to San Francisco, Ca 8309 / ...
  2. Take the line 4 bus from Fremont St & Mission St to E Blithedale Ave & Hill St 4

$18 - $39

Train, BART, line 4 bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station
  2. Take the BART from Richmond BART Station to Embarcadero BART Station
  3. Take the line 4 bus from Fremont St & Mission St to E Blithedale Ave & Hill St 4

$33 - $66

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Sacramento to Mill Valley 86.2 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Sacramento to Mill Valley is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sacramento to Mill Valley is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sacramento to Mill Valley. However, there are services departing from Sacramento, Ca and arriving at E Blithedale Ave & Hill St via Fremont St & Mission St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

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The distance between Sacramento and Mill Valley is 74 miles. The road distance is 86.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Mill Valley without a car is to train which takes 1 h 46 min and costs $110 - $170.

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It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Sacramento to Mill Valley, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Mill Valley is to train which takes 1 h 46 min and costs $110 - $170. Alternatively, you can bus and line 4 bus, which costs $18 - $40 and takes 3 h 33 min.

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Sacramento to Mill Valley bus services, operated by Golden Gate Transit, arrive at E Blithedale Ave & Hill St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sacramento to Mill Valley is 86 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to drive from Sacramento to Mill Valley.

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Map of how to get from Sacramento to Mill Valley.
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  • Distance: 74.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 46 min

What companies run services between Sacramento, CA, USA and Mill Valley, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Sacramento to Mill Valley hourly. Tickets cost $27 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sacramento to Mill Valley via San Francisco, Ca and Fremont St & Mission St in around 3 h 33 min.

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 Embarcadero BART Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
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 San Francisco, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Golden Gate Transit
Phone
+1 415-921-5858
Website
goldengatetransit.org
Bus from Fremont St & Mission St to E Blithedale Ave & Hill St
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.org
Fairfield and Suisun Transit
Phone
(707) 422-2877
Website
fasttransit.org
Bus from J St. and 6th St. to Pleasant Hill BART Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
FAST

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