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There are 6 ways to get from Suisun to Petaluma by bus, train, taxi or car

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Amtrak Thruway  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Martinez, CA to Petaluma, CA 6412 / ...

Cheapest option

Bus, line 40 bus, line 101 bus  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Fairfield Transportation Center to El Cerrito Del Norte BART Gx
  2. Take the line 40 bus from El Cerrito del Norte BART Station to San Rafael Transit Center Platform B 40 / ...
  3. Take the line 101 bus from San Rafael Transit Center Platform C to E Washington St & Lakeville St 101

$11 - $24

4 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Suisun-Fairfield Amtrak Station to Richmond Amtrak Capitol Corridor
  2. Take the train from San Rafael to Petaluma Downtown Northbound

Bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Suisun City to San Francisco, Ca 8303 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Salesforce Transit Center to E Washington St & Lakeville St 101 / ...

$20 - $38

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Suisun to Petaluma 42.4 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Suisun to Petaluma 42.4 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Suisun to Petaluma is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Suisun to Petaluma is to taxi which costs $130 - $160 and takes 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Suisun to Petaluma. However, there are services departing from Suisun City and arriving at E Washington St & Lakeville St via Salesforce Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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The distance between Suisun and Petaluma is 33 miles. The road distance is 42.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Suisun to Petaluma without a car is to Amtrak Thruway which takes 2 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to get from Suisun to Petaluma, including transfers.

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Suisun to Petaluma bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Suisun City station.

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The best way to get from Suisun to Petaluma is to Amtrak Thruway which takes 2 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 33 min.

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Suisun to Petaluma bus services, operated by Golden Gate Transit, arrive at E Washington St & Lakeville St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Suisun to Petaluma is 42 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Suisun to Petaluma.

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  • Distance: 32.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 43 min

What companies run services between Suisun, CA, USA and Petaluma, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a bus from Suisun to Petaluma 3 times a day, and the journey takes 1 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Suisun to Petaluma via Richmond Amtrak, Richmond BART, Tewksbury Ave & Castro St, San Rafael Transit Center Platform B, and San Rafael in around 3 h 33 min.

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 Suisun-Fairfield Amtrak Station to Richmond Amtrak
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
SMART
Phone
+1 707-794-3330
Train from San Rafael to Petaluma Downtown
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
sonomamarintrain.org
Bus 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
Bus from Martinez, CA to Petaluma, CA
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.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 Suisun City to San Francisco, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Golden Gate Transit
Phone
+1 415-921-5858
Website
goldengatetransit.org
Bus from Salesforce Transit Center to E Washington St & Lakeville St
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.org
Bus from El Cerrito del Norte BART Station to San Rafael Transit Center Platform B
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.org
Bus from San Rafael Transit Center Platform C to E Washington St & Lakeville St
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.org
Fairfield and Suisun Transit
Phone
(707) 422-2877
Website
fasttransit.org
Bus from Fairfield Transportation Center to El Cerrito Del Norte BART
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $2
Website
FAST
Other operators
Taxi from Suisun to Petaluma
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Vallejo City Taxi Cab
Phone
+1 707-643-3333
Website
citytaxicabvallejo.com

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