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There are 2 daily trains from Irvine to Las Vegas. Traveling by train from Irvine to Las Vegas usually takes around 11 hours and 9 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak train can make the trip in 6 hours and 51 minutes.
|Distance||228 mi (367 km)|
|Fastest train||6h 51m|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak|
What is the price of a train ticket from Irvine to Las Vegas?
In the last month, £58.77 was the average price of a train ticket from Irvine, CA to Las Vegas, NV. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 12 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £4.27 more than that for a same-day booking.
Average prices by travel date
Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from Irvine to Las Vegas will vary between £63 and £74. Planning a train trip to Las Vegas within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from Irvine over the next 7 days is £63. Make sure to book your trip as soon as possible as train fares tend to go up as you get closer to your travel date.
Monthly average prices
If you are trying to decide when to travel from Irvine to Las Vegas by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for June. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just £48 – the lowest of the year.
Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Irvine to Las Vegas in April, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to £76 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you have a high chance of scoring a ticket at a lower price.
Prices as travel date approaches
If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 12 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Las Vegas from Irvine will be about £4.27 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.
Which train should you take from Irvine to Las Vegas?
Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Irvine, California to Las Vegas, Nevada. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.
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Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 2 Amtrak trains from Irvine to Las Vegas every day, as well as 5 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from £42.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Irvine to Las Vegas during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
Can you take a train all the way from Irvine to Las Vegas?
How long is the train journey from Irvine to Las Vegas?
The distance between Irvine and Las Vegas is approximately 228 miles, or 367 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 11 hours and 9 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 6 hours and 51 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.
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Irvine to Las Vegas are the most crowded on Friday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Tuesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Irvine at 07:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 17:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Irvine to Las Vegas?
Trains leave the station in Irvine twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you change trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
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Where is the train station in Irvine?
There is one train station in Irvine.
Where is the train station in Las Vegas?
The South Strip Transfer Terminal is the main bus station in Las Vegas. It is conveniently located near the world-famous Las Vegas Strip, making it easy to get between the station and all major Vegas resorts. The bus station is also in very close proximity to McCarran International Airport, and there’s a transit bus line that connects the two. The South Strip Transfer Terminal is the main bus station for all major bus companies that conduct trips in and out of Las Vegas, including Greyhound, Jefferson Lines and Tufesa Internacional. The terminal is the main hub for RTC, Southern Nevada’s transit bus authority, ensuring easy connections to all parts of Las Vegas and its surrounding areas.
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