Davis Downtown Launches
“Bak2Sac 2017” Free Train Ride Program
You’re invited to visit nearby Davis, leaving your car at home, and receive a free train ride back to Sacramento in Davis’ Bak2Sac 2017 Program!
How does the Bak2Sac program work? Come to Davis on or with your bike, and pick up a voucher for a free train ticket back to Sacramento at participating businesses. Your voucher is good for any number of convenient trains running seven days a week. Turn in your voucher at the Amtrak station and receive your train ticket. Hop on board with your bike and go Bak2Sac!
What is there to do in Davis? Visit the Davis Farmers Market, listen to music at Picnic in the Park, experience the one and only U.S. Bicycling Hall of Fame, visit art galleries on Second Friday ArtAbout, catch a performance at the Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts, and shop and dine downtown anytime you please. You can also explore the beautiful Yolo County countryside, the perfect two-wheel destination.
When is the Bak2Sac program? Daily now through December 31, free travel vouchers are available for all “off peak” trains at participating locations. See below for train schedule and business locations. (Blackout dates: November 21-26.)
How do I get to Davis? By bicycle or a bike/train combination.
Bike route to Davis ~ From West Sacramento: Head west on West Capitol Avenue until you reach the crosswalk near the west end, turn right onto bike path and continue on to the causeway. At west end of causeway, proceed to the frontage road (CR 32A). Before the railroad tracks you can either go straight onto the bike path into Davis OR you can cross the RR tracks and follow CR 32A to Mace Boulevard. Cross Mace Boulevard and continue down Second Street to downtown Davis.
Check out the Bak2Sac Facebook Page here!
Bak2Sac 2017 Participating Davis Businesses (minimum purchase may apply)
* Ken’s Bike-Ski-Board ~ 650 G Street; (530) 758-3223 ~ Website
* Sudwerk Dock Store ~ 2001 Second Street; (530) 756-2739 ~ Website
* Armadillo Music ~ 207 F Street; (530) 758-8058 ~ Website
* Avid Reader ~ 617 2nd Street; (530) 758-4040 ~ Website
* Fleet Feet Sports ~ 615 2nd Street; (530) 758-6453 ~ Website
* Steve’s Pizza, Pasta, Sandwiches 314 F Street; (530) 758-2800 ~ Website
* Mishka’s Cafe ~ 610 2nd Street; (530) 759-0811 ~ Website
* U.S. Bicycling Hall of Fame 303 3rd Street; (530) 341-3263 ~ Website
* Tres Hermanas ~ 805 2nd Street; (530) 756-8737 ~ Website
* Hot Italian ~ 500 1st Street #9; (530) 792-7015 ~ Website
* Crepeville ~ 330 3rd Street (530) 750-2400 ~ Website
* Newsbeat ~ 514 3rd Street (530) 756-6247 ~ Website
* Three Mile Brewing~ 231 G Street (530) 564-4351 Website
Bak2Sac Capitol Corridor trains
(travel time is about 15 minutes). For full routes and schedules, see www.capitolcorridor.org.
Eastbound Weekdays ~ Departing Davis
Train 528 ~ departs 11:47am
Train 530 ~ departs 1:47pm
Train 532 ~ departs 2:57pm
Train 542 ~ depart 7:07pm
Train 544 ~ depart 7:42 pm
Train 546 ~ depart 8:27 pm
Train 548 ~ depart 9:52 pm
Trail 550 ~ depart 11:42 pm
Eastbound Weekends ~ Departing Davis
Train 728 ~ depart 12:47pm
Train 732 ~ depart 3:42 pm
Train 734 ~ depart 4:32 pm
Train 736 ~ depart 5:42 pm
Train 738 ~ depart 6:52 pm
Train 742 ~ depart 7:52pm
Train 744 ~ depart 9:22 pm
Train 746 ~ depart 10:02 pm
Train 748 ~ depart 11:47pm
Thanks to Our Generous Sponsors!
Advertising Terms and Conditions
THIS OFFER IS VALID FOR (1) ONE WAY FREE RAIL FARE FROM DAVIS, CA TO SACRAMENTO, CA ONLY. THIS OFFER IS VALID FOR SALE AND TRAVEL BETWEEN 21APR17- 31DEC17. BLACKOUT DATES APPLY; 21NOV17- 27NOV17. THE COUPONS ARE ONLY REDEEMABLE AT THE DAVIS, CA AMTRAK STATION. UP TO TWO CHILDREN (AGES 2-12) MAY ACCOMPANY EACH ADULT AT HALF THE REGULAR FULL ADULT RAIL FARE. SEATING IS LIMITED; SEATS MAY NOT BE AVAILABLE ON ALL TRAINS ON ALL DAYS. THIS OFFER IS VALID FOR TRAVEL ON THE FOLLOWING CAPITOL CORRIDOR TRAINS ONLY: 528, 530, 532, 542, 544, 546, 548, 550, 728, 732, 734, 736, 738, 742, 744, 746, AND 748. THIS OFFER IS VAILID FOR ONE COUPON AND ONE FREE RAIL FARE PER ADULT. THE COUPON IS NOT VALID FOR RESALE, IS NOT TRANSFERABLE AND HAS NO CASH VALUE. THE ORIGINAL COUPON MUST BE SURRENDERED AT THE TICKET COUNTER IN EXCHANGE FOR THE FREE TICKET; NO PHOTOCOPIES OR FACSIMILES WILL BE ACCEPTED. THIS OFFER IS NOT COMBINABLE WITH ANY OTHER DISCOUNT OFFER. IN ADDITION TO THE DISCOUNT RESTRICTIONS; THIS OFFER IS ALSO SUBJECT TO ANY RESTRICTIONS, BLACKOUTS AND REfUND RULES THAT APPLY TO THE TYPE OF FARE PURCHASED. FARES, ROUTES AND SCHEDULES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE. ONCE TRAVEL HAS BEGUN, NO CHANGES TO THE ITINERARY ARE PERMITTED. OTHER RESTRICTIONS MAY APPLY. PLEASE REFER TO DISCOUNT CODE V453. AMTRAK IS A REGISTERED SERVICE MARK OF THE NATIONAL RAILROAD PASSENGER CORPORATION. CAPITOL CORRIDOR IS A REGISTERED SERVICE MARK OF THE CAPITOL CORRIDOR JOINT POWERS AUTHORITY.