Cheap train tickets from Barstow to San Diego

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How much are train tickets from Barstow to San Diego?

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How do you find cheap train tickets from Barstow to San Diego?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Barstow to San Diego 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 Barstow to San Diego was £47.54. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 20 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £11.62 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 ride from Barstow to San Diego?

The distance between Barstow and San Diego is approximately 150.94 miles, or 242.85 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 8 hours and 59 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 8 hours and 45 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 Barstow to San Diego?

On Saturday trains from Barstow to San Diego 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 Barstow to San Diego?

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Barstow to San Diego route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Barstow to San Diego, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Barstow to San Diego, 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 Coach tickets from Barstow to San Diego, which start at £30.20.

One train company connects Barstow to San Diego

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Barstow to San Diego start from £47.32, and on average cost £51.42. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to San Diego. Amtrak in Barstow leaves from 685 N First Ave, And in San Diego trains arrive at 1050 Kettner Blvd and one other train station.

From Barstow to San Diego train travel on Amtrak takes 9 hours and 0 minutes. If you are looking to get to San Diego faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 45 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 £50.70 for a one-way weekend reservation from Barstow.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Barstow on their way to San Diego:
  • 685 N First Ave
There are 2 different stations where trains from Barstow arrive in San Diego. 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 San Diego:
  • 1050 Kettner Blvd
  • 4005 Taylor St