Cheap train tickets from San Diego to San Clemente, CA


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How much are train tickets from San Diego to San Clemente, CA?

Lowest Price£15.91
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How do you find cheap train tickets from San Diego to San Clemente, CA?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from San Diego to San Clemente 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 San Diego to San Clemente was £16.25. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 27 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £0.12 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 San Diego to San Clemente, CA?

The distance between San Diego and San Clemente is approximately 55.68 miles, or 89.58 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 1 hour and 16 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour and 12 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 San Diego to San Clemente?

On Wednesday trains from San Diego to San Clemente 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 San Diego to San Clemente?

Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to San Clemente. One train carrier operates regular service on the San Diego to San Clemente route. Amtrak Pacific Surfliner offers the most scheduled departures between San Diego to San Clemente, usually offering 4 trips per day. 4 train trips per day are direct connections to San Clemente, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

One train company connects San Diego to San Clemente

Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

Amtrak Pacific Surfliner train tickets from San Diego to San Clemente start from £15.91, and on average cost £16.25. Daily there are 4 Amtrak Pacific Surfliner schedules to San Clemente. Amtrak Pacific Surfliner in San Diego leaves from 4005 Taylor St and one other station. And in San Clemente trains arrive at 615 Ave Victoria at San Clemente Pier,

From San Diego to San Clemente train travel on Amtrak Pacific Surfliner takes 1 hours and 17 minutes. If you are looking to get to San Clemente faster, Amtrak Pacific Surfliner offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 12 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Pacific Surfliner offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £16.26 for a one-way train ticket to San Clemente.

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There are 2 train stations in San Diego with trains to San Clemente. For this route, the busiest departing train stations are:
  • 4005 Taylor St
  • 1050 Kettner Blvd
There is one train station where trains from San Diego arrive in San Clemente:
  • 615 Ave Victoria at San Clemente Pier