The distance between Los Angeles and Monterey is approximately 270.95 miles, or 435.94 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 9 hours and 37 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 8 hours and 30 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.
Typically there are 22 schedules to compare for your trip to Monterey. One train carrier operates regular service on the Los Angeles to Monterey route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Los Angeles to Monterey, usually offering 22 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Los Angeles to Monterey, 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 Los Angeles to Monterey, CA, which start at £20.78.
Amtrak train tickets from Los Angeles to Monterey start from £43.86, and on average cost £51.36. Daily there are 22 Amtrak schedules to Monterey. Amtrak in Los Angeles leaves from Union Station and 2 other stations. And in Monterey trains arrive at 500 Tyler St and 4 other train stations.
From Los Angeles to Monterey train travel on Amtrak takes 9 hours and 37 minutes. If you are looking to get to Monterey faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 30 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 22 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £52.12 for a one-way train ticket to Monterey.