There are 6 ways to get from Sacramento to Sausalito 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  •  1 h 50 min

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

$122 - $176

Cheapest option

Bus, BART  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from J St. and 6th St. to Pleasant Hill BART Station Blue
  2. Take the BART from Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station Antioch - SFIA/Millbrae

$17 - $24

4 alternative options

Train, BART, line 30 bus  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station
  2. Take the BART from Richmond BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station
  3. Take the line 30 bus from 7th St & Market St to Bridgeway & Turney St 30 / ...

$32 - $65

Bus, line 30 bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to San Francisco, Ca 8309 / ...
  2. Take the line 30 bus from Mission St & 1st St to Bridgeway & Turney St 30

$17 - $38

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Sacramento to Sausalito 88.5 miles

$8 - $13

Fly  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to San Francisco (SFO) SMF - SFO

$92 - $212

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The cheapest way to get from Sacramento to Sausalito is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sacramento to Sausalito is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sacramento to Sausalito. However, there are services departing from Sacramento, Ca and arriving at Bridgeway & Turney St via Mission St & 1st St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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The distance between Sacramento and Sausalito is 74 miles. The road distance is 88.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Sausalito without a car is to train which takes 1 h 50 min and costs $120 - $180.

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It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from Sacramento to Sausalito, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Sausalito is to train which takes 1 h 50 min and costs $120 - $180. Alternatively, you can bus and line 30 bus, which costs $17 - $40 and takes 3 h 30 min, you could also fly, which costs $90 - $220 and takes 2 h 57 min.

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The quickest flight from Sacramento Airport to San Francisco Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Sacramento to Sausalito bus services, operated by Golden Gate Transit, arrive at Bridgeway & Turney St station.

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Map of how to get from Sacramento to Sausalito.
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  • Distance: 73.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 50 min

What companies run services between Sacramento, CA, USA and Sausalito, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Sacramento to Sausalito hourly. Tickets cost $27 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sacramento to Sausalito via San Francisco, Ca and Mission St & 1st St in around 3 h 30 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

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 Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre BART Station to Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
Golden Gate Transit
Phone
+1 415-921-5858
Website
goldengatetransit.org
Bus from 7th St & Market St to Bridgeway & Turney St
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.org
Bus from Mission St & 1st St to Bridgeway & Turney St
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.org
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
Fairfield and Suisun Transit
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
Schedules at
fasttransit.org

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