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Trip Summary

There are 5 daily trains from Burbank to Fullerton. Traveling by train from Burbank to Fullerton usually takes around 2 hours and 27 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak Pacific Surfliner train can make the trip in one hour and 20 minutes.

Distance31 mi (49 km)
Fastest train1h 20m
Lowest price$21.88
Trains per day3
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Pacific Surfliner
Train lines2

Price trends for trains from Burbank to Fullerton

Average prices by travel date

$37$25$12JunJul

Monthly average prices

$31$25$19$12$6JASONDJFMAMJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$31$25$19$12$63020100

Which train should you take from Burbank to Fullerton?

2 train services operate from Burbank, California to Fullerton, California. Amtrak Pacific Surfliner usually has more trains scheduled, with 3 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak23h 57m$22.52
Amtrak Pacific Surfliner31h 28m$22.52
  • Amtrak

    Amtrak

    Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 2 Amtrak trains from Burbank to Fullerton every day, as well as 2 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $22.

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  • Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

    Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

    The Pacific Surfliner is Amtrak’s passenger train service that runs along the Pacific coast of Southern California, connecting San Luis Obispo to the north with San Diego to the south. The line is among the most famous Amtrak routes due to the unique scenic views it presents, as the train parallels the coastline for large portions of the 268-mile railroad stretch. The Pacific Surfliner offers first-class amenities like onboard restrooms, free WiFi, seats with extra legroom and power outlets, as well as storage racks for surfboards. On average, the service offers 3 train trips from Burbank to Fullerton every day, and prices for a one-way train ticket start from $22.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Burbank to Fullerton during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

Can you take a train all the way from Burbank to Fullerton?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Burbank to Fullerton. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

How long is the train journey from Burbank to Fullerton?

The distance between Burbank and Fullerton is approximately 31 miles, or 49 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 27 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 20 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Burbank to Fullerton are the most crowded on Thursday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Burbank at 9:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 9:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Burbank to Fullerton?

There are 5 scheduled trains on most days. 3 of these are direct connections to Fullerton. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Fullerton to Burbank.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Burbank?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Burbank.

Where is the train station in Fullerton?

Arrival stations

Fullerton has one train station.

Need a return trip from Fullerton to Burbank?

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