Cheap train tickets from Vancouver, BC to San Diego

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How much are train tickets from Vancouver, BC to San Diego?

Lowest Price£139.17
Fastest47h 55m
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How much does a train ticket from Vancouver, BC to San Diego cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Vancouver to San Diego were £139.17.

The best way to find cheap deals on train tickets from Vancouver to San Diego is by booking earlier as most train companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 29 days out, tickets are on average £43.62 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the train ride from Vancouver, BC to San Diego?

The distance between Vancouver and San Diego is approximately 1185.83 miles, or 1907.92 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 47 hours and 55 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 47 hours and 55 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's the best day to take the train from Vancouver to San Diego?

If you want to avoid a crowded train, Sunday is the best day to travel as it is the least busy day for trains from Vancouver to San Diego.

In contrast, the busiest train day of the week is usually Monday. If you are planning to book travel for Monday, make sure to book your train tickets well in advance as they may sell out and you may find trains more full than usual.

Which train should you take from Vancouver to San Diego?

Typically there is one train schedules per day. One train company currently travels from Vancouver to San Diego.

The best option will depend on the time of your trip, available prices and other factors, but Amtrak has the most regularly scheduled departures from Vancouver, BC to San Diego, with an average of 0 trip per day and 6 monthly trips.

Of the 1 trip there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the train and boarding another train to complete your trip.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Vancouver, BC to San Diego, which start at £66.99.

One train company connects Vancouver to San Diego

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Vancouver to San Diego start from £139.17, and on average cost £153.99. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to San Diego. Amtrak in Vancouver leaves from Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St, And in San Diego trains arrive at 1050 Kettner Blvd,

From Vancouver to San Diego train travel on Amtrak takes 47 hours and 56 minutes. If you are looking to get to San Diego faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 47 hours and 55 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to San Diego on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost £167.35 for a one-way weekend reservation from Vancouver.

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Avg. Time
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There is one train station from which trains depart Vancouver on their way to San Diego. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Vancouver are:
  • Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St
There is one train station where trains arrive in San Diego from Vancouver. These are the busiest arriving stations in San Diego:
  • 1050 Kettner Blvd