Linkwoman, Other/Just Looking in Sacramento, CA

How can I get from Sacramento to Berkeley?

Asked by Linkwoman, Sacramento, CA Wed Apr 23, 2008

I've hardly ever used public transportation. How can I get from midtown Sacramento to Berkeley on a Saturday evening?

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Hello Just Looking in Sacramento,
My boyfriend lives in Alameda, and I frequent Amtrak to get down to my man. I love taking the train, it's a great way to catch up with my reading and at the same time, enjoy the beautiful scenery. With the rising gas prices, I actually prefer taking the train. Let's hope the prices don't go up soon. Enjoy your trip.
Yours Truly, Claire
1 vote Thank Flag Link Thu Apr 24, 2008
I often take the Amtrak from San Francisco to Sacramento, and it takes about an hour to go from Berkeley to Sacramento.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Fri Apr 25, 2008
sweet! thanks y'all! I found out you don't reserve; just show up 1/2 hr before. there are 3 options so if i miss one, I'll just take the next one. Awesome. thanks again! :-)

oh btw amtrak had me call capital corridor#: 877-974-3322
0 votes Thank Flag Link Wed Apr 23, 2008
Erin's right, it's about an hour-and-a-half and $22 each way on Amtrak. Easy! If you need to get to Amtrak you can take light rail directly to the Sacramento Valley Station.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Wed Apr 23, 2008
I am guessing Amtrak (just as in the last question you had asked regarding Livermore) is your best bet - http://www.Amtrak.com.
Web Reference: http://www.erinattardi.com
0 votes Thank Flag Link Wed Apr 23, 2008
Erin Stumpf, Real Estate Pro in Sacramento, CA
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