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Trip Summary

There are 8 daily trains from Chico to Anaheim. Traveling by train from Chico to Anaheim usually takes around 14 hours and 44 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak train can make the trip in 11 hours and 40 minutes.

Distance461 mi (742 km)
Fastest train11h 40m
Lowest price$74.19
Most frequent serviceAmtrak
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What is the price of a train ticket from Chico to Anaheim?

In the last month, C$90.30 was the average price of a train ticket from Chico, CA to Anaheim, CA. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 8 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around C$12.23 more than that for a same-day booking.

Average prices by travel date

$112$75$37JunJul

Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from Chico to Anaheim will vary between C$90 and C$110. Planning a train trip to Anaheim within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from Chico over the next 7 days is C$90. Make sure to book your trip as soon as possible as train fares tend to go up as you get closer to your travel date.

Prices as travel date approaches

$125$100$75$50$253020100

If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 8 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Anaheim from Chico will be about C$12.23 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from Chico to Anaheim?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Chico, California to Anaheim, California. However, there are 8 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak814h 44m$93.42
  • 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 8 Amtrak trains from Chico to Anaheim every day, as well as 8 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $74.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Chico to Anaheim 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 Chico to Anaheim?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Chico to Anaheim. 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 Chico to Anaheim?

The distance between Chico and Anaheim is approximately 461 miles, or 742 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 14 hours and 44 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 11 hours and 40 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Chico to Anaheim are the most crowded on Wednesday. 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 Sunday 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 Chico at 3:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 3:00pm. 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 Chico to Anaheim?

There are 8 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Anaheim to Chico. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Chico to Anaheim for $67.33.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Chico?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Chico.

Where is the train station in Anaheim?

Arrival stations

Anaheim has one train station.

Need a return trip from Anaheim to Chico?

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