The distance between Los Angeles and Phoenix is approximately 357.03 miles, or 574.44 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 12 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 8 hours and 45 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.
Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Phoenix. One train carrier operates regular service on the Los Angeles to Phoenix route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Los Angeles to Phoenix, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Los Angeles to Phoenix, 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 Los Angeles to Phoenix, which start at $38.45.
Amtrak train tickets from Los Angeles to Phoenix start from $100.77, and on average cost $139.53. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Phoenix. Amtrak in Los Angeles leaves from Union Station, And in Phoenix trains arrive at 2717 W Bell Rd and one other train station.
From Los Angeles to Phoenix train travel on Amtrak takes 12 hours and 1 minutes. If you are looking to get to Phoenix faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 45 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $139.54 for a one-way train ticket to Phoenix.