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There are 4 ways to get from Sacramento to Riverton by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Riverton (RIW)

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Sacramento to Denver
  2. Take the bus from Denver to Cheyenne Amtrak Bus Stop
  3. Take the bus from Cheyenne, WY to Shoshoni, WY

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento to Los Angeles
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Denver
  3. Take the bus from Denver to Cheyenne Amtrak Bus Stop
  4. Take the bus from Cheyenne, WY to Shoshoni, WY

Drive

  1. Drive from Sacramento to Riverton

Sacramento (SMF) to Riverton (RIW) flights

The flight time between Sacramento (SMF) and Riverton (RIW) is around 6h 33m and covers a distance of around 753 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 44m. The fastest flight normally takes 4h 39m. Services are operated by United Airlines and Southwest Airlines. Typically 52 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
3h 49m
Layover time:
2h 44m
Total time:
6h 33m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
4h 39m
Flight distance:
753 miles
Flights per week:
52
Cheapest price:
$130
Carbon emissions:
398 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
05:40
Last flight departs at:
16:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Sacramento (SMF) to Riverton (RIW) flight schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sacramento to Riverton is to drive which costs $95 - $140 and takes 15h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Sacramento to Riverton is to fly which costs $140 - $440 and takes 6h 6m.

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It is 755 miles from Sacramento to Riverton. It is approximately 972.7 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Riverton without a car is to train and bus which takes 40h 2m and costs $230 - $340.

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It takes approximately 6h 6m to get from Sacramento to Riverton, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Riverton is to fly which takes 6h 6m and costs $140 - $440. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $240 - $380 and takes 41h 30m.

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There is no direct flight from Sacramento Airport to Riverton Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 54m and has one stopover.

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Riverton is 1h ahead of Sacramento. It is currently 2:08 AM in Sacramento and 3:08 AM in Riverton.

Yes, the driving distance between Sacramento to Riverton is 973 miles. It takes approximately 15h 32m to drive from Sacramento to Riverton.

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Southwest Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Sacramento Airport to Riverton Airport.

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Map of how to get from Sacramento to Riverton.
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  • Distance: 754.7 miles
  • Duration: 6h 6m

What companies run services between Sacramento, CA, USA and Riverton, WY, USA?

United Airlines and Southwest Airlines fly from Sacramento to Riverton every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sacramento to Riverton via Los Angeles, Denver, Denver, Cheyenne Amtrak Bus Stop, Cheyenne, WY, and Shoshoni, WY in around 41h 30m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sacramento to Riverton via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Sacramento to Riverton via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento to Denver
Ave. Duration
30h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Premium
$370 - $550
Flexi Coach Seat
$250 - $380
Business Seat
$270 - $390
Bus 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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Denver to Cheyenne Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Express Arrow
Phone
877-779-2999
Website
expressarrow.com
Bus from Denver Union Station Amtrak to Cheyenne, WY
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
expressarrow.com
Bus from Cheyenne, WY to Shoshoni, WY
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
expressarrow.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 to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $110
Bus from Los Angeles to Denver
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $150
Flexible
$150 - $220

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There are nine+ hotels available in Riverton. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Sacramento Airport is to line 142 bus which takes 18 min and costs $3.

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