Cheap Los Angeles to Santa Cruz  train tickets

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How much are Los Angeles to Santa Cruz train tickets?

Lowest Price£45.35
Fastest10h 26m
Daily Schedules16
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How to book cheap train tickets from Los Angeles to Santa Cruz ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Los Angeles to Santa Cruz 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 Los Angeles to Santa Cruz was £45.49. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 10 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £9.52 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 journey from Los Angeles to Santa Cruz ? How far is Los Angeles to Santa Cruz ?

The distance between Los Angeles to Santa Cruz is 293.58 miles or 472.35 km. A train trip from Los Angeles to Santa Cruz typically takes 16 hours and 51 minutes. If you are looking to get to Santa Cruz faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 10 hours and 26 minutes to get from Los Angeles to Santa Cruz.

Going from Los Angeles to Santa Cruz by train takes over 16 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Wednesday trains from Los Angeles to Santa Cruz 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 Thursday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the greatest number of connections between Los Angeles to Santa Cruz

Typically there are 16 schedules to compare for your trip to Santa Cruz. One train carrier operates regular service on the Los Angeles to Santa Cruz route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Los Angeles to Santa Cruz, usually offering 16 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Los Angeles to Santa Cruz, 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 Santa Cruz, which start at £13.77.

One train carrier connects Los Angeles to Santa Cruz

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Los Angeles to Santa Cruz start from £45.35, and on average cost £48.66. Daily there are 16 Amtrak schedules to Santa Cruz. Amtrak in Los Angeles leaves from Union Station and 2 other stations. And in Santa Cruz trains arrive at Metro Center 920 Pacific Ave,

From Los Angeles to Santa Cruz train travel on Amtrak takes 16 hours and 51 minutes. If you are looking to get to Santa Cruz faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 10 hours and 26 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 14 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £48.80 for a one-way train ticket to Santa Cruz.

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Avg. Time
16h 51m
Avg. Price
£48.66

Plan your next adventure:

There are 3 different stations that serve train trips to Santa Cruz that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Los Angeles serving this route is Union Station, Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd, 592 Gayley Ave.
  • Union Station
  • Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd
  • 592 Gayley Ave
There is one train station where trains arrive in Santa Cruz from Los Angeles., The busiest departure station in Los Angeles serving this route is Metro Center 920 Pacific Ave.
  • Metro Center 920 Pacific Ave