Compare train tickets from Los Angeles to North Charleston
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How much are train tickets from Los Angeles to North Charleston?
|Fastest Train||79h 51m|
|Trains Per Day||4|
Los Angeles-North Charleston Train Schedule
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Los Angeles to North Charleston right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
Can you take a train all the way from Los Angeles to North Charleston?
What is the price of a train ticket from Los Angeles to North Charleston?
In the last month, $423.74 was the average price of a train ticket from Los Angeles, CA to North Charleston, SC. Given how far apart Los Angeles and North Charleston are from each other, there's no getting around the fact that most train tickets are on the pricier side. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.
How long is the train journey from Los Angeles to North Charleston?
The distance between Los Angeles and North Charleston is approximately 2195 miles, or 3532 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 89 hours and 55 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 79 hours and 51 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 Los Angeles to North Charleston are the most crowded on Monday. 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 Friday 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 Los Angeles at 6:00pm while the last train of the day leaves at 6:00pm. 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 Los Angeles to North Charleston?
There are 4 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 North Charleston to Los Angeles. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Los Angeles to North Charleston for $242.77.
Which train should you take from Los Angeles to North Charleston?
Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Los Angeles, California to North Charleston, South Carolina. However, there are 4 trains per day to choose from.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak||4||3d 17h 56m||$439.89|
Where is the train station in Los Angeles?
Los Angeles has 3 stations where passengers can board the train to North Charleston:
- Union Station
- Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd
- 10040 Old Depot Plaza Rd
Where is the train station in North Charleston?
North Charleston has one train station:
- 4565 Gaynor Ave
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- Los Angeles
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