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There are 3 ways to get from Sacramento to Sonora by train, taxi, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  2h 26m

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Modesto Amtrak Station San Joaquins
  2. Take a taxi from Modesto Amtrak Station to Sonora

$148 - $206

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5h 4m

  1. Take the bus from J st. & 16th St. to Sutter Hill Transit Center 1
  2. Take the bus from Sutter Hill Transit Center to Government Center
  3. Take the bus from Government Center to Sonora-Columbia College

$22 - $31

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2h 9m

  1. Drive from Sacramento to Sonora 96.3 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Sacramento to Sonora is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 2h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Sacramento to Sonora is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 2h 9m.

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The distance between Sacramento and Sonora is 74 miles. The road distance is 96.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Sonora without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2h 26m and costs $140 - $210.

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It takes approximately 2h 26m to get from Sacramento to Sonora, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sacramento to Sonora is 96 miles. It takes approximately 2h 9m to drive from Sacramento to Sonora.

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There are 120+ hotels available in Sonora. Prices start at $95 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sacramento to Sonora.
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  • Distance: 73.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 26m

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

You can take a bus from Sacramento to Sonora via Sutter Hill Transit Center, Government Center, and Sonora-Columbia College in around 5h 4m.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Modesto Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Amador Transit
Phone
+1 209 267-9395
Email
info@amadortransit.com
Website
amadortransit.com
Bus from J st. & 16th St. to Sutter Hill Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
amadortransit.com
Calaveras Transit
Phone
+1 209 754-4450
Website
calaverastransit.com
Bus from Sutter Hill Transit Center to Government Center
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
calaverastransit.com
Bus from Government Center to Sonora-Columbia College
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$0 - $1
Schedules at
calaverastransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from Modesto Amtrak Station to Sonora
Ave. Duration
59m
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Red Top Taxi
Phone
+1 209-524-4741
Website
redtoptaxicabs.com
Metro Cab Co
Phone
+1 209-888-8888
Website
metrocabmodesto.com
Desoto Cab Co
Phone
+1 209-999-9999
Website
desotocab.webs.com

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