Sacramento Valley Rail Road Depot
Union Pacific Railroad Company, Amtrak
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Amtrak is one of the main rail operators in the State of California, and provides passenger rail service to the city of Sacramento. In Sacramento, many trains arrive and depart daily, about every 15-30 minutes. The main passenger rail station is located on the corner of 5th and I streets near historic Old Sacramento.

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The trains operated in California are the Capital Corridor, San Joaquins, Coast Starlight, and the California Zephyr. The Capitol Corridor is a multiple-frequency service providing service from the capital city to its northeastern suburbs and the San Francisco Bay Area.

Sacramento is also the northern terminus of the Amtrak San Joaquins route which provide direct multiple-frequency passenger rail service to California's Central Valley as far as Bakersfield; Thruway Motorcoach connections are available from the trains at Bakersfield to Southern California and Southern Nevada.

Sacramento is also a stop along Amtrak's Coast Starlight route which provides scenic service to Seattle via Klamath Falls and Portland to the north and to Los Angeles via San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara to the south.

The interior of the Amtrak Station still resonates the golden age of rail travel.

Amtrak's California Zephyr also serves Sacramento daily and provides service to the east serving Reno, Salt Lake, Denver, Omaha, Chicago and intermediate cities.

The Sacramento Valley Station also provides numerous Thruway Motorcoach routes. One route serves the cities of Marysville, Oroville, Chico, Corning, Red Bluff and Redding with additional service to Yreka and even Medford, Oregon. A second serves the cities of Roseville, Rocklin, Auburn, Colfax, Truckee, Reno and Sparks. The third and final thruway motorcoach route serves Placerville, Lake Tahoe, Stateline Casinos, and Carson City, Nevada. Each of these routes provides multiple frequencies each day.