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There are 3 ways to get from Santa Clara to Folsom by train, tram, car or plane

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Train, tram  •  4 h 22 min

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

$37 - $78

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Santa Clara to Folsom 132.3 miles

$13 - $19

Fly, tram  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Sacramento (SMF) SFO - SMF
  2. Take the tram from Sacramento Valley Station to Historic Folsom Station

$120 - $240

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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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The best way to get from Santa Clara to Folsom without a car is to train and tram which takes 4 h 22 min and costs $35 - $80.

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It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Santa Clara to Folsom, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from San Francisco Airport to Sacramento Airport is the direct flight which takes 49 min.

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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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United Airlines offers flights from San Francisco Airport to Sacramento Airport.

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There are 54+ hotels available in Folsom. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Santa Clara to San Francisco Airport is to shuttle which takes 45 min and costs $45.

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Map of how to get from Santa Clara to Folsom.
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  • Distance: 101.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 22 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 Valley Station, take the walk to Sacramento Valley Station, then take the tram to Historic Folsom Station. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Folsom.

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
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 Santa Clara Amtrak to Sacramento Valley Station
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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