Sacramento Valley Station

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Accessible Available inside the main station building   City: Sacramento |  Downtown  |  5th St & I St

Directions to and from Sacramento Valley Station  |  Nearby



Sacramento Valley Station is a major transit hub in the Sacramento area, with train connections throughout California.

Monitors in the tunnel to the platforms provide boarding location and time for upcoming trains.

This station is served by Capitol Corridor, San Joaquins, Coast Starlight, California Zephyr trains, and Amtrak Thruway buses.

Amtrak tickets are sold at the ticket counter in the main building, or via QuikTrak machines. Checked baggage service is available for Coast Starlight and Thruway bus passengers at the ticket counter. Amtrak train platforms are located about 1.5 blocks north of the station building. Riders are advised to allow for extra time to walk (via a pedestrian tunnel and covered walkway) between the platform and the building. Cart service is available to riders who need assistance. All Thruway buses stop at the bus plaza on the north side of the station building.

Amtrak station code: SAC [1]
Amtrak lines at Sacramento Valley Station
Adjacent stop Adjacent stop
West to Bay Area, Los Angeles
Capitol Corridor
East to Auburn, Chicago
California Zephyr
Coast Starlight
North to Seattle
San Joaquins
South to Bakersfield


Platform for light rail is located on the north side of the station building and by the walkway to the Amtrak platforms. Ticket machines are located on the platform. Buy ticket before boarding. This station features a single track.

Light Rail at Sacramento Valley Station
Adjacent stop Adjacent stop
Sacramento RT Light Rail Gold Line Gold Line
8th & H
Previous stop
7th & I
East to Folsom

Only the Sacramento RT Light Rail Gold Line Gold Line trains serve this station directly. Riders to stations along the Sacramento RT Light Rail Blue Line Blue Line or Sacramento RT Light Rail Green Line Green Line line can take the Gold line from this station and transfer to other lines in Downtown, or walk several blocks (within 10 minutes) to other light rail stations in Downtown Sacramento that are served by those lines.

Sacramento RT

Local Sacramento service.

2 Riverside: Rush River & Windbridge - Downtown (7th & G)

3 Riverside Express: Pocket & Greenhaven - Downtown (7th & G)

6 Land Park: Rush River & Windbridge - Downtown (7th & G)

7 Pocket Express: Rush River & Windbridge - Downtown (7th & G)

11 Truxel Road: Natomas - Downtown (3rd & J)

15 Rio Linda - O Street: Watt/I-80 Station - Downtown (8th & O)

29 Arden - California Ave: Dewey & Madison - Downtown Sacramento (8 & O)

30 J Street: CSU Sacramento - Sacramento Valley Station

34 McKinley: CSUS - Downtown (8th & O)

38 P/Q Streets: University/65th Street Station - Broadway & 8th via downtown

51 Broadway - Stockton: Florin Mall - Downtown (7th & G)

62 Freeport: Pocket Transit Center - Downtown (3rd & J)

86 San Juan-Silver Eagle: Marconi/Arcade Station - Downtown (9th & K)

88 West El Camino: Arden/Del Paso Station - Downtown (9th & K)

109 Hazel Express: Elm & Hazel - Downtown (F & 7th)

Regional buses

Commuter bus service.

Amador Transit 1 Express: Sutter Hill - Sacramento

Amtrak Thruway 3 Redding - Chico - Davis - Sacramento - Stockton

Amtrak Thruway 20A Sparks - Reno - Truckee - Auburn - Roseville - Sacramento

Amtrak Thruway 20C South Lake Tahoe - Placerville - Sacramento

El Dorado Transit Commuter routes El Dorado County - Downtown Sacramento

FAST Blue Line Blue Line: Pleasant Hill - Fairfield - Davis - Sacramento

North Natomas Flyer 170 Eastside Route: North Natomas (Natomas Park, Regency Park) - Downtown Sacramento

North Natomas Flyer 171 Westside Route: North Natomas (Westside) - Downtown Sacramento

North Natomas Flyer 172 Central Route: North Natomas (Natomas Creek, Village 7) - Downtown Sacramento

North Natomas Flyer 173 Square Route: North Natomas (Regency Park, Natomas Park) - Downtown Sacramento

Placer Commuter Express Colfax - Auburn - Loomis - Rocklin - Roseville - Sacramento

Roseville Transit Game Day Express Roseville - Golden1 Center

Yuba-Sutter Transit Sacramento Commuter & Midday Express Marysville - Downtown Sacramento

Paid parking is available at the station:

Daily Rates: $1.50 each 1/2 hour, $6.50 maximum
Monthly Rate: $120.00, $95.00 for train riders (with proof of ridership)

Nearby parking

A parking garage on 2nd & I offers discounted commuter parking for $4 daily on weekdays.

Parking information