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

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Recommended option

Fly Sacramento to Omaha  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Omaha (OMA) SMF - OMA

$244 - $954

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Train, BART to San Francisco, fly to Omaha  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station
  2. Take the BART from MacArthur BART Station to San Francisco International Airport BART Station
  3. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Omaha (OMA) SFO - OMA

$188 - $573

4 alternative options

Fly Sacramento to Lincoln, shuttle  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Lincoln (LNK) SMF - LNK
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Lincoln, NE to Omaha

$331 - $1,265

Bus  •  38 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Reno, Nv
  2. Take the bus from Reno, Nv to Denver, Co
  3. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Omaha, NE

$194 - $463

Train  •  39 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Omaha Amtrak California Zephyr

$220 - $700

Drive  •  23 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Sacramento to Omaha 1591.7 miles

$150 - $230

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Sacramento to Omaha. However, there are services departing from Sacramento, Ca and arriving at Omaha, NE via Reno, Nv and Denver, CO. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sacramento Amtrak and arriving at Omaha Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 h 50 min.

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The distance between Sacramento and Omaha is 1370 miles. The road distance is 1591.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Omaha without a car is to bus which takes 38 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 3 min to get from Sacramento to Omaha, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Omaha is to fly which takes 7 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 38 h 2 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 39 h 50 min.

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There is no direct flight from Sacramento Airport to Omaha Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Sacramento to Omaha bus services, operated by Burlington Trailways, arrive at Omaha, NE station.

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Map of how to get from Sacramento to Omaha.
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  • Distance: 1369.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 3 min

What companies run services between Sacramento, CA, USA and Omaha, NE, USA?

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Sacramento to Omaha hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sacramento to Omaha via Reno, Nv, Denver, Co, and Denver, CO in around 38 h 2 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Sacramento to Omaha via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Sacramento to Omaha via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Sacramento to Omaha via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Sacramento to Omaha via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Sacramento to Omaha via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from San Francisco to Omaha via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Flights from San Francisco to Omaha via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Flights from San Francisco to Omaha via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sacramento to Omaha via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Sacramento to Lincoln via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Sacramento to Lincoln via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Sacramento to Lincoln via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Sacramento to Lincoln via Los Angeles, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Omaha
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Omaha via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Sacramento to Omaha via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Sacramento to Omaha via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Sacramento to Omaha via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from San Francisco to Omaha via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sacramento to Omaha via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Sacramento to Lincoln via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Sacramento to Lincoln via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 59 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from San Francisco to Omaha
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
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
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Omaha Amtrak
Ave. Duration
39 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$220 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$400 - $600
Business Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Room
$850 - $1,200
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from MacArthur BART Station to San Francisco International Airport BART Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
Navigator Airport Express
Website
navigatorairportexpress.com
Shuttle from Lincoln, NE to Omaha
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
navigatorairportexpress.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 Reno, Nv
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Reno, Nv to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
23 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $170
Flexible
$190 - $260
Express Arrow
Phone
877-779-2999
Website
expressarrow.com
Bus from Denver, CO to Omaha, NE
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
expressarrow.com

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Omaha is 2 h ahead of Sacramento. It is currently 1:48 AM in Sacramento and 3:48 AM in Omaha.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Sacramento to Omaha is 1592 miles. It takes approximately 23 h 33 min to drive from Sacramento to Omaha.

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Delta, United Airlines, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Sacramento Airport to Omaha Airport.

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There are 120+ hotels available in Omaha. Prices start at $64 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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