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Oakland to Los Angeles train - cost & duration

Cheapest price£40.82
Shortest Duration8h 0m
Trips per day32
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How to book cheap Oakland to Los Angeles train tickets?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from Oakland to Los Angeles is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Oakland to Los Angeles were £47.61. By booking 14 days out, tickets are on average £4.62 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by train from Oakland to Los Angeles?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Oakland to Los Angeles by train is at 07:00 on Friday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 15:00 on Saturday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Amtrak from Oakland to Los Angeles has the most daily schedules

On average there are 32 train trips per day. Amtrak has the most options for departures from Oakland to Los Angeles, with an average of 30 trips per day and 610 monthly trips. 2 train carriers currently travel from Oakland to Los Angeles. Of the 32 trips there are 2 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Coach from Oakland to Los Angeles starts at £3.84.

2 carriers offer Oakland to Los Angeles train trips

Amtrak

Book Amtrak from Oakland to Los Angeles from £45.44. There are 30 Amtrak schedules from Oakland to Los Angeles and you can expect on average to pay £48.00 for a Amtrak ticket to Los Angeles. In Oakland, Amtrak departs to Los Angeles from 245 Second St and 1 other station. In Los Angeles, Amtrak arrives at Union Station and 3 other stations.

An average trip on Amtrak from Oakland to Los Angeles takes 11 hours and 27 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak trip will get you to Los Angeles in 8 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak offers 29 trips per day and you could expect to pay £47.59 for a weekend getaway to Los Angeles.

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Avg. Time
11h 27m
Avg. Price
£48.00

Amtrak Coast Starlight

Book Amtrak Coast Starlight from Oakland to Los Angeles from £40.82. There are 2 Amtrak Coast Starlight schedules from Oakland to Los Angeles and you can expect on average to pay £51.43 for a Amtrak Coast Starlight ticket to Los Angeles. In Oakland, Amtrak Coast Starlight departs to Los Angeles from 245 Second St and no other station. In Los Angeles, Amtrak Coast Starlight arrives at Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd and 1 other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Coast Starlight from Oakland to Los Angeles takes 11 hours and 52 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Coast Starlight trip will get you to Los Angeles in 8 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Coast Starlight offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay £53.36 for a weekend getaway to Los Angeles.

Air conditioning
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Avg. Time
11h 52m
Avg. Price
£51.43

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have train departures from Oakland. Most train trips to Los Angeles will depart from 245 Second St, Across San Leandro Blvd from BART station - 700 73rd Ave.
  • 245 Second St
  • Across San Leandro Blvd from BART station - 700 73rd Ave
Train trips arrive in Los Angeles at 4 stations, depending on which train line you are travelling with. Union Station, Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd, Catalina Express Terminal, 592 Gayley Ave are the main train stations in Los Angeles for trips arriving from Oakland.
  • Union Station
  • Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd
  • Catalina Express Terminal
  • 592 Gayley Ave