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|Fastest Train||2h 39m|
|Trains Per Day||38|
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Frequently Asked Questions
How do you get around L.A. from Union Station?
There are a number of different transportation options to get from Union Station to other parts of Los Angeles.
To get to LAX, passengers can take the LAX Flyaway bus from Bus Stop 9 at Union Station’s Patsaouras Transit Plaza. The cost is $9.75 per person.
The Los Angeles Metro Rail has a number of lines that you can take from Union Station, such as the Red Line, Gold Line and Purple Line. The Silver Line on the Metro Busway departs from Union Station as well.
The Metrolink commuter rail offers transport to five Southern California counties. Lines that pass through Union Station include the 91/Perris Valley, San Bernardino, Antelope Valley, Ventura County, Orange County, and Riverside lines.
In addition, you can summon an Uber or Lyft, or take a taxi from the taxi stand located in front of Union Station West.
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How many trains per day run from San Diego to Los Angeles?
There are 38 scheduled trains on most days. 25 of these are direct connections to Los Angeles. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.
What train services are there from San Diego to Los Angeles?
Where is the train station in San Diego?
There are two stations in San Diego where you can board the train to Los Angeles:
- 1050 Kettner Blvd
- 4005 Taylor St
Where is the train station in Los Angeles?
There are more train stations and stops in Los Angeles than most cities. Most trains from San Diego will stop at one (or more) of the 6 following stations in Los Angeles:
- Union Station
- Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd
- 10040 Old Depot Plaza Rd
- Catalina Express Terminal
- 592 Gayley Ave
- 931 S Gaffey St
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