Cheap train tickets from Santa Ana to Los Angeles

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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Santa Ana to Los Angeles?

Lowest Price$22.25
Fastest0h 52m
Daily Schedules29
train companies2
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Santa Ana to Los Angeles?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Santa Ana 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 Santa Ana to Los Angeles was $26.04. 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 ride from Santa Ana to Los Angeles?

The distance between Santa Ana and Los Angeles is approximately 30.24 miles, or 48.66 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 2 hours and 39 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is and 52 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Santa Ana to Los Angeles?

On Sunday trains from Santa Ana 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Santa Ana to Los Angeles?

Typically there are 29 schedules to compare for your trip to Los Angeles. On the route to Los Angeles 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Santa Ana to Los Angeles, usually offering 16 trips per day. 18 train trips per day are direct connections to Los Angeles, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Santa Ana to Los Angeles, which start at $10.53.

Here are the 2 train companies that operate from Santa Ana to Los Angeles

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Santa Ana to Los Angeles start from $22.25, and on average cost $30.58. Daily there are 16 Amtrak schedules to Los Angeles. Amtrak in Santa Ana leaves from Reg Transp Ctr - 1000 E Santa Ana Blvd, And in Los Angeles trains arrive at Catalina Express Terminal and 6 other train stations.

From Santa Ana to Los Angeles train travel on Amtrak takes 3 hours and 51 minutes. If you are looking to get to Los Angeles faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 52 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 16 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $29.40 for a one-way train ticket to Los Angeles.

Restroom
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Avg. Time
3h 51m
Avg. Price
$30.58

Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

Amtrak Pacific Surfliner train tickets from Santa Ana to Los Angeles start from $22.25, and on average cost $23.38. Daily there are 13 Amtrak Pacific Surfliner schedules to Los Angeles. Amtrak Pacific Surfliner in Santa Ana leaves from Reg Transp Ctr - 1000 E Santa Ana Blvd, And in Los Angeles trains arrive at Union Station and 2 other train stations.

From Santa Ana to Los Angeles train travel on Amtrak Pacific Surfliner takes 1 hours and 20 minutes. If you are looking to get to Los Angeles faster, Amtrak Pacific Surfliner offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 52 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Pacific Surfliner offers 12 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $23.62 for a one-way train ticket to Los Angeles.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1h 20m
Avg. Price
$23.38

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Santa Ana on their way to Los Angeles:
  • Reg Transp Ctr - 1000 E Santa Ana Blvd
There are 7 different stations where trains from Santa Ana arrive in Los Angeles. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving train stations in Los Angeles:
  • Union Station
  • Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd
  • Catalina Express Terminal
  • 10040 Old Depot Plaza Rd
  • 592 Gayley Ave
  • 931 S Gaffey St
  • 6860 Park Terrace Dr