Cheap Las Vegas to San Francisco  train tickets

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How much are Las Vegas to San Francisco train tickets?

Lowest Price$91.70
Fastest12h 55m
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How to buy cheap train tickets from Las Vegas to San Francisco ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Las Vegas to San Francisco 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 Las Vegas to San Francisco was $92.35. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 10 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $22.61 compared to a typical last-minute fare. 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 trip from Las Vegas to San Francisco ? What is the distance between Las Vegas to San Francisco ?

The distance between Las Vegas to San Francisco is 416.96 miles or 670.87 km. A train trip from Las Vegas to San Francisco typically takes 13 hours and 7 minutes. If you are looking to get to San Francisco faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 12 hours and 55 minutes to get from Las Vegas to San Francisco.

Going from Las Vegas to San Francisco by train takes over 13 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Wednesday trains from Las Vegas to San Francisco 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 Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most frequent connections between Las Vegas to San Francisco

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to San Francisco. One train carrier operates regular service on the Las Vegas to San Francisco route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Las Vegas to San Francisco, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Las Vegas to San Francisco, 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 Las Vegas to San Francisco, which start at $50.50.

One train carrier connects Las Vegas to San Francisco

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Las Vegas to San Francisco start from $91.70, and on average cost $97.32. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to San Francisco. Amtrak in Las Vegas leaves from Bus Terminal - 200 S Main St and one other station. And in San Francisco trains arrive at Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St,

From Las Vegas to San Francisco train travel on Amtrak takes 13 hours and 8 minutes. If you are looking to get to San Francisco faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 12 hours and 55 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $97.33 for a one-way train ticket to San Francisco.

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Avg. Time
13h 8m
Avg. Price
$97.32

Plan your next adventure:

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to San Francisco that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Las Vegas serving this route is Bus Terminal - 200 S Main St, South Strip Transfer Terminal.
  • Bus Terminal - 200 S Main St
  • South Strip Transfer Terminal
There is one train station where trains arrive in San Francisco from Las Vegas., The busiest departure station in Las Vegas serving this route is Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St.
  • Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St