There are 11 ways to get from San Antonio to Sacramento by plane, bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Fly San Antonio to Sacramento  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Fly from San Antonio (SAT) to Sacramento (SMF) SAT - SMF

$243 - $1,003

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  36 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Los Angeles, Ca 1419
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Sacramento, Ca 1446

$168 - $419

9 alternative options

Fly San Antonio to San Francisco, bus  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Fly from San Antonio (SAT) to San Francisco (SFO) SAT - SFO
  2. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca

$192 - $1,346

Fly San Antonio to Stockton, bus  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Fly from San Antonio (SAT) to Stockton (SCK) SAT - SCK
  2. Take the bus from Stockton San Joaquin Street Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak

Fly San Antonio to Oakland, train  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Fly from San Antonio (SAT) to Oakland (OAK) SAT - OAK
  2. Take the train from Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak

$277 - $1,073

Bus to Austin, fly to Sacramento  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Austin, Tx
  2. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Sacramento (SMF) AUS - SMF

$249 - $992

Bus to Austin, fly to San Francisco, bus  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Austin, Tx
  2. Fly from Austin (AUS) to San Francisco (SFO) AUS - SFO
  3. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca

$188 - $525

Train, bus  •  38 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  39 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from San Antonio to Los Angeles Matamoros-Tijuana Airport / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA Southern CA-Northern CA

$189 - $264

Train  •  43 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Sunset Limited / ...
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak Coast Starlight

$262 - $759

Drive  •  28 h 5 min

  1. Drive from San Antonio to Sacramento 1744.9 miles

$170 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Antonio to Sacramento is to drive which costs $170 - $250 and takes 28 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Antonio to Sacramento is to fly which costs $240 - $1,000 and takes 7 h 55 min.

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The distance between San Antonio and Sacramento is 1464 miles. The road distance is 1744.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 55 min to get from San Antonio to Sacramento, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Antonio to Sacramento. However, there are services departing from San Antonio, Tx and arriving at Sacramento, Ca via Los Angeles, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from San Antonio to Sacramento. However, there are services departing from San Antonio Amtrak and arriving at Sacramento Amtrak via Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 h 39 min.

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What companies run services between San Antonio, TX, USA and Sacramento, CA, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from San Antonio to Sacramento hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Antonio to Sacramento via Los Angeles, Ca in around 36 h 25 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Antonio to Sacramento via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from San Antonio to Sacramento via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from San Antonio to Sacramento via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from San Antonio to Sacramento via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from San Antonio to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from San Antonio to San Francisco via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $3,100
Flights from San Antonio to San Francisco via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $3,100
Flights from San Antonio to San Francisco via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $3,100
Flights from San Antonio to San Francisco via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $3,100
Flights from San Antonio to Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from San Antonio to Oakland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from San Antonio to Oakland via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from San Antonio to Oakland via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from San Antonio to Oakland via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Austin to Sacramento via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Austin to Sacramento via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Austin to Sacramento via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Austin to Sacramento via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Austin to Sacramento via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Austin to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Austin to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to San Francisco via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to San Francisco via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Antonio to Sacramento via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from San Antonio to Sacramento via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from San Antonio to San Francisco via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $3,400
Flights from San Antonio to San Francisco via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $3,400
Flights from San Antonio to San Francisco via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $3,400
Flights from San Antonio to Oakland via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Austin to Sacramento via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Austin to Sacramento via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Austin to Sacramento via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Austin to San Francisco via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Austin to San Francisco via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Antonio to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from San Antonio to Sacramento via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from San Antonio to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $3,800
Flights from San Antonio to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $3,800
Flights from Austin to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from San Antonio to Stockton via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from San Antonio to Stockton via San Diego
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from San Antonio to Stockton via Phoenix, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from San Antonio to Stockton via San Diego, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from San Antonio to Stockton via Denver, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Antonio to Sacramento via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from San Antonio to San Francisco via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $4,500
Flights from San Antonio to Oakland via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from San Antonio to Oakland via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Sacramento via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Austin to Sacramento via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Austin to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 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 San Antonio Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$320 - $460
Business Coach Seat
$380 - $550
Room
$700 - $1,000
Train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $330
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Austin, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
28 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$240 - $320
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Stockton San Joaquin Street Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
30 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Xe Do Hoang Transportation
Phone
+1 408-729-7885 / +1-888-834-9336
Website
xedohoang.com
Bus from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$67
Schedules at
xedohoang.com

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