There are 5 ways to get from San Carlos to Sacramento by subway, train, 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

BART, train  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the BART from Millbrae to Richmond Richmond - Daly City/Millbrae
  2. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak Capitol Corridor / ...

$38 - $76

Cheapest option

Caltrain, bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Carlos Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain Local / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Francisco - Townsend St & 5th St to Sacramento, CA

$17 - $30

3 alternative options

Line 292 bus, bus  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 292 bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Folsom St & Beale St 292 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Sacramento, Ca 8320 / ...

$19 - $42

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from San Carlos to Sacramento 110.7 miles

$10 - $16

Fly  •  3 h 41 min

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

$74 - $195

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

You can take a bus from San Carlos to Sacramento via SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level, Folsom St & Beale St, and San Francisco, Ca in around 4 h 29 min. Alternatively, United Airlines flies from San Carlos to Sacramento 5 times a day.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Millbrae to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
bart.gov
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 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
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Carlos Caltrain to San Francisco Caltrain
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from San Francisco - Townsend St & 5th St to Sacramento, CA
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level to Folsom St & Beale St
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Francisco, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from San Carlos to Sacramento?

The distance between San Carlos and Sacramento is 137 km. The road distance is 177 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from San Carlos to Sacramento?

The cheapest way to get from San Carlos to Sacramento is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1 h 56 min.

What is the fastest way to get from San Carlos to Sacramento?

The quickest way to get from San Carlos to Sacramento is to drive which takes 1 h 56 min and costs $10 - $16.

Is there a direct bus between San Carlos and Sacramento?

No, there is no direct bus from San Carlos to Sacramento. However, there are services departing from El Camino Real & San Carlos Ave and arriving at Sacramento, Ca via SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level and San Francisco, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 29 min.

How long does it take to get from San Carlos to Sacramento?

It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to get from San Carlos to Sacramento, including transfers.