Cheap train tickets from Los Angeles to Denver


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How much are train tickets from Los Angeles to Denver?

Lowest Price£120.04
Fastest26h 25m
trains per day10
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Los Angeles to Denver?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Los Angeles to Denver 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 Denver was £134.90. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 26 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £59.05 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 Los Angeles to Denver?

The distance between Los Angeles and Denver is approximately 830.32 miles, or 1335.94 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 34 hours and 49 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 26 hours and 25 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 Los Angeles to Denver?

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

What train companies travel from Los Angeles to Denver?

Typically there are 10 schedules to compare for your trip to Denver. One train carrier operates regular service on the Los Angeles to Denver route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Los Angeles to Denver, usually offering 10 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Los Angeles to Denver, 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 Denver, which start at £53.44.

One train company connects Los Angeles to Denver


Amtrak train tickets from Los Angeles to Denver start from £120.04, and on average cost £147.50. Daily there are 10 Amtrak schedules to Denver. Amtrak in Los Angeles leaves from Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd and 2 other stations. And in Denver trains arrive at Union Station and one other train station.

From Los Angeles to Denver train travel on Amtrak takes 34 hours and 49 minutes. If you are looking to get to Denver faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 26 hours and 25 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 11 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £147.43 for a one-way train ticket to Denver.

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Plan your next adventure

There are 3 train stations in Los Angeles with trains to Denver. For this route, the busiest departing train stations are:
  • Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd
  • Union Station
  • 10040 Old Depot Plaza Rd
There are 2 different stations where trains from Los Angeles arrive in Denver. 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 Denver:
  • Union Station
  • Bus Terminal - 1055 19th St