There are 5 ways to get from Santa Rosa to Paradise by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  4h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Santa Rosa to Sacramento 554 Morelia / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Chico, Ca 1446 / ...

$56 - $73

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Bus, train via Sacramento  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Santa Rosa to Sacramento 554 Morelia / ...
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Chico Amtrak Coast Starlight

$70 - $92

Bus, train  •  6h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Santa Rosa Amtrak Bus Stop to Martinez Amtrak Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the train from Martinez Amtrak Station to Chico Amtrak Coast Starlight

$72 - $94

Train  •  7h 33m

  1. Take the train from Santa Rosa Downtown to San Rafael Southbound
  2. Take the train from Martinez Amtrak Station to Chico Amtrak Coast Starlight

$108 - $150

Drive  •  3h 18m

  1. Drive from Santa Rosa to Paradise 176.5 miles

$17 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Santa Rosa to Paradise is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 3h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Rosa to Paradise is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 3h 18m.

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The distance between Santa Rosa and Paradise is 109 miles. The road distance is 176.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Santa Rosa to Paradise without a car is to bus which takes 4h 55m and costs $55 - $75.

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It takes approximately 4h 55m to get from Santa Rosa to Paradise, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Santa Rosa to Paradise is to bus which takes 4h 55m and costs $55 - $75. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $100 - $150 and takes 7h 33m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santa Rosa to Paradise is 176 miles. It takes approximately 3h 18m to drive from Santa Rosa to Paradise.

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There are 16+ hotels available in Paradise. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 109 miles
  • Duration: 4h 55m

What companies run services between Santa Rosa, CA, USA and Paradise, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Santa Rosa to Paradise via Sacramento, Sacramento, Ca, and Chico, Ca in around 4h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Santa Rosa to Paradise via San Rafael, San Rafael Transit Center Platform B, El Cerrito del Norte BART Station, El Cerrito del Norte, Richmond, Richmond Amtrak, Martinez Amtrak Station, and Chico Amtrak in around 7h 33m.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Chico Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Martinez Amtrak Station to Chico Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$50 - $70
SMART
Phone
+1 707-794-3330
Train from Santa Rosa Downtown to San Rafael
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
sonomamarintrain.org
Bus operators
ACN Autobuses
Phone
(01)66429904887
Email
clientes@acnautobuses.com
Website
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Santa Rosa to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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 Sacramento, Ca to Chico, Ca
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $23
Flexible
$30 - $50
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Santa Rosa Amtrak Bus Stop to Martinez Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com

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