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Portland to Los Angeles train - cost & duration

Cheapest price$127.71
Fastest time25h 0m
Trips per day7
train carriers2
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How to book cheap Portland to Los Angeles train tickets?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from Portland to Los Angeles is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Portland to Los Angeles were $167.00. By booking 10 days out, tickets are on average $33.26 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by train from Portland to Los Angeles?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Portland to Los Angeles by train is at 2:00 p.m. on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 2:00 p.m. on Friday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Amtrak from Portland to Los Angeles has the most daily schedules

On average there are 7 train trips per day. Amtrak has the most options for departures from Portland to Los Angeles, with an average of 5 trips per day and 100 monthly trips. 2 train carriers currently travel from Portland to Los Angeles. Of the 7 trips there are 2 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Bus from Portland to Los Angeles starts at $103.77.

2 carriers offer Portland to Los Angeles train trips

Amtrak

Book Amtrak from Portland to Los Angeles from $147.67. There are 5 Amtrak schedules from Portland to Los Angeles and you can expect on average to pay $185.52 for a Amtrak ticket to Los Angeles. In Portland, Amtrak departs to Los Angeles from Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave and no other station. In Los Angeles, Amtrak arrives at Catalina Express Terminal and 3 other stations.

An average trip on Amtrak from Portland to Los Angeles takes 31 hours and 36 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak trip will get you to Los Angeles in 25 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay $184.21 for a weekend getaway trip to Los Angeles.

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Avg. Time
7h 36m
Avg. Price
$185.52

Amtrak Coast Starlight

Book Amtrak Coast Starlight from Portland to Los Angeles from $127.71. There are 2 Amtrak Coast Starlight schedules from Portland to Los Angeles and you can expect on average to pay $161.36 for a Amtrak Coast Starlight ticket to Los Angeles. In Portland, Amtrak Coast Starlight departs to Los Angeles from Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave and no other station. In Los Angeles, Amtrak Coast Starlight arrives at Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd and 1 other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Coast Starlight from Portland to Los Angeles takes 30 hours and 16 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Coast Starlight trip will get you to Los Angeles in 25 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Coast Starlight offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay $161.49 for a weekend getaway trip to Los Angeles.

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Avg. Time
6h 16m
Avg. Price
$161.36

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include one station that has train departures from Portland. Most train trips to Los Angeles will depart from Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave.
  • Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave
Train trips arrive in Los Angeles at 4 stations, depending on which train line you are travelling with. Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd, Union Station, Catalina Express Terminal, 592 Gayley Ave are the main train stations in Los Angeles for trips arriving from Portland.
  • Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd
  • Union Station
  • Catalina Express Terminal
  • 592 Gayley Ave