There are 4 ways to get from Sacramento to Walnut Creek by bus, train or car

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Bus Fairfield and Suisun Transit  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from 5th St and P St to Fairfield Transportation Center 30
  2. Take the bus from Fairfield Transportation Center to Walnut Creek BART Station 40

$9 - $14

3 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Oakland, Ca 8309 / ...

$18 - $37

Train  •  2 h 17 min

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

$30 - $62

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Sacramento to Walnut Creek 70.8 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Sacramento to Walnut Creek is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sacramento to Walnut Creek is to drive which takes 1 h 14 min and costs $6 - $10.

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The distance between Sacramento and Walnut Creek is 90 km. The road distance is 113 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to get from Sacramento to Walnut Creek, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sacramento to Walnut Creek. However, there are services departing from 5th St and P St and arriving at Walnut Creek BART Station via Fairfield Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 51 min.

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What companies run services between Sacramento, CA, USA and Walnut Creek, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Sacramento to Walnut Creek via Fairfield Transportation Center in around 1 h 51 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Sacramento to Walnut Creek hourly. Tickets cost $27 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 26 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
Bus operators
Fairfield and Suisun Transit
Website
fasttransit.org
Bus from 5th St and P St to Fairfield Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
fasttransit.org
Bus from Fairfield Transportation Center to Walnut Creek BART Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
fasttransit.org
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

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