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There are 7 ways to get from Sacramento to Spokane by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Sacramento  •  3h 34m

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Spokane (GEG) SMF - GEG

$124 - $604

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Bus  •  21h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Portland, Or 1420 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Spokane, Wa 6912

$96 - $245

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Train to Oakland, fly  •  5h 46m

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Oakland Coliseum/Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Spokane (GEG) OAK - GEG

$168 - $421

Train to San Jose, fly  •  6h 50m

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Santa Clara Amtrak
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Spokane (GEG) SJC - GEG

$148 - $632

Train  •  24h 1m

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Portland Union Station Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from Portland Union Station to Spokane Amtrak Station Empire Builder

$152 - $425

Bus via Tacoma, Wa  •  26h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Tacoma, Wa 1420 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Tacoma Greyhound to Spokane 736

$134 - $266

Drive  •  15h 18m

  1. Drive from Sacramento to Spokane 821.4 miles

$80 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Sacramento to Spokane is to drive which costs $80 - $120 and takes 15h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Sacramento to Spokane is to fly which costs $120 - $650 and takes 3h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sacramento to Spokane. However, there are services departing from Sacramento, Ca and arriving at Spokane, Wa via Portland, Or. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Sacramento station to Spokane station. However, there are services departing from Sacramento Valley Station and arriving at Spokane Amtrak Station via Portland Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 1m.

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The distance between Sacramento and Spokane is 663 miles. The road distance is 821.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Spokane without a car is to bus which takes 21h 15m and costs $95 - $250.

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It takes approximately 3h 34m to get from Sacramento to Spokane, including transfers.

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

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Sacramento to Spokane train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Sacramento Valley Station.

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Spokane is to fly which takes 3h 34m and costs $120 - $650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $95 - $250 and takes 21h 15m, you could also train, which costs $150 - $430 and takes 24h 1m.

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Map of how to get from Sacramento to Spokane.
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  • Distance: 663.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 34m

What companies run services between Sacramento, CA, USA and Spokane, WA, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and two other airlines fly from Sacramento to Spokane every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sacramento to Spokane via Portland, Or in around 21h 15m.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Sacramento to Spokane via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Sacramento to Spokane via Portland
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Oakland to Spokane via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from San Jose to Spokane via Portland
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from San Jose to Spokane via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from San Jose to Spokane via Boise
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Sacramento to Spokane
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Oakland to Spokane
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Oakland to Spokane via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from San Jose to Spokane
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sacramento to Spokane via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from San Jose to Spokane via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sacramento to Spokane via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Oakland Coliseum/Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Santa Clara Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Portland Union Station
Ave. Duration
15h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Room
$380 - $550
Train from Portland Union Station to Spokane Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
Bus operators
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 Portland, Or
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from Portland, Or to Spokane, Wa
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Tacoma, Wa
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$140 - $190

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The quickest flight from Sacramento Airport to Spokane Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Sacramento to Spokane bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Spokane, Wa station.

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Sacramento to Spokane train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Spokane Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sacramento to Spokane is 821 miles. It takes approximately 15h 18m to drive from Sacramento to Spokane.

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Delta, United Airlines, Southwest Airlines and Alaska Airlines, Inc. offer flights from Sacramento Airport to Spokane Airport.

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Book your Sacramento to Spokane bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 74+ hotels available in Spokane. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Sacramento Airport is to bus which takes 12m and costs $2.

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