There are 5 ways to get from Sacramento to Santa Rosa 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.

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Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Martinez Amtrak Capitol Corridor / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Martinez, CA to Santa Rosa, CA 6412 / ...

Cheapest option

Bus via San Francisco, Ca  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to San Francisco, Ca 8309 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Main St & Folsom St-Transbay Terminal to Santa Rosa Transit Mall-Second St & B St 101 / ...

$25 - $49

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Oakland, Ca 8309 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Santa Rosa, Ca 1482

$27 - $59

Train  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station Amtrak Capitol Corridor
  2. Take the train from San Rafael to Santa Rosa Downtown Northbound

$43 - $74

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Sacramento to Santa Rosa 97.2 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sacramento to Santa Rosa is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sacramento to Santa Rosa is to drive which takes 1 h 44 min and costs $9 - $14.

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The distance between Sacramento and Santa Rosa is 107 km. The road distance is 156 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from Sacramento to Santa Rosa, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sacramento to Santa Rosa. However, there are services departing from Sacramento, Ca and arriving at Santa Rosa, Ca via Oakland, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

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What companies run services between Sacramento, CA, USA and Santa Rosa, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Sacramento to Santa Rosa via Oakland, Ca in around 4 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Sacramento to Santa Rosa via Richmond Transit Station Amtrak, Richmond BART, Tewksbury Av:Castro St, Tewksbury Ave & Castro St, San Rafael Transit Center Platform B, and San Rafael in around 4 h 39 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Martinez Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
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
SMART
Phone
+1 707-794-3330
Train from San Rafael to Santa Rosa Downtown
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
sonomamarintrain.org
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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
Bus from Oakland, Ca to Santa Rosa, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
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
Website
goldengate.org
Bus from Main St & Folsom St-Transbay Terminal to Santa Rosa Transit Mall-Second St & B St
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.org

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