Cheap Vancouver to Los Angeles  train tickets

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How much are Vancouver to Los Angeles train tickets?

Lowest Price$170.66
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How to buy cheap train tickets from Vancouver to Los Angeles ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Vancouver to Los Angeles is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Vancouver to Los Angeles was $225.43. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 0 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $0.00 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train trip from Vancouver to Los Angeles ? What is the distance between Vancouver to Los Angeles ?

The distance between Vancouver to Los Angeles is 1082.03 miles or 1740.92 km. A train trip from Vancouver to Los Angeles typically takes 37 hours, If you are looking to get to Los Angeles faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 34 hours and 40 minutes to get from Vancouver to Los Angeles.

Going from Vancouver to Los Angeles by train takes over 37 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Tuesday trains from Vancouver to Los Angeles are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most frequent connections between Vancouver to Los Angeles

Typically there are 6 schedules to compare for your trip to Los Angeles. One train carrier operates regular service on the Vancouver to Los Angeles route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Vancouver to Los Angeles, usually offering 6 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Vancouver to Los Angeles, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Vancouver to Los Angeles, which start at $96.75.

One train carrier connects Vancouver to Los Angeles

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Vancouver to Los Angeles start from $170.66, and on average cost $244.09. Daily there are 6 Amtrak schedules to Los Angeles. Amtrak in Vancouver leaves from Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St, And in Los Angeles trains arrive at Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd and 3 other train stations.

From Vancouver to Los Angeles train travel on Amtrak takes 37 hours and 21 minutes. If you are looking to get to Los Angeles faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 35 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 6 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $247.37 for a one-way train ticket to Los Angeles.

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Avg. Time
13h 21m
Avg. Price
$244.09

Plan your next adventure:

There is one train station from which trains depart Vancouver on their way to Los Angeles. The busiest departure station in Vancouver serving this route is Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St.
  • Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St
There are 4 different stations where trains arrive to in Los Angeles. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Vancouver serving this route is Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd, Union Station, Catalina Express Terminal, 931 S Gaffey St.
  • Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd
  • Union Station
  • Catalina Express Terminal
  • 931 S Gaffey St