There are 2 ways to get from Santa Clara to Folsom by train, tram or car

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Train, tram  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak Capitol Corridor
  2. Take the tram from Sacramento Valley Station to Historic Folsom Station Gold

$37 - $78

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Santa Clara to Folsom 132.3 miles

$13 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Santa Clara to Folsom is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Clara to Folsom is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2 h 25 min.

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The distance between Santa Clara and Folsom is 101 miles. The road distance is 132.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Santa Clara to Folsom, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santa Clara to Folsom is 132 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to drive from Santa Clara to Folsom.

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  • Distance: 101.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 27 min

What companies run services between Santa Clara, CA, USA and Folsom, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Santa Clara to Folsom. However, you can take the train to Sacramento Amtrak, take the walk to Sacramento Valley Station, then take the tram to Historic Folsom Station. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Folsom.

Train operators
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
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
Sacramento Regional Transit
Website
sacrt.com
Tram from Sacramento Valley Station to Historic Folsom Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sacrt.com

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