Cheap train tickets from San Francisco to Nashville

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How much are train tickets from San Francisco to Nashville?

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How do you find cheap train tickets from San Francisco to Nashville?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from San Francisco to Nashville 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 Francisco to Nashville was £234.22. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 17 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £105.83 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 Francisco to Nashville?

The distance between San Francisco and Nashville is approximately 1959.68 miles, or 3153.01 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 81 hours and 17 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 81 hours,

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 Francisco to Nashville?

On Wednesday trains from San Francisco to Nashville 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.

What train companies travel from San Francisco to Nashville?

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Nashville. One train carrier operates regular service on the San Francisco to Nashville route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between San Francisco to Nashville, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from San Francisco to Nashville, 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 San Francisco to Nashville, which start at £128.75.

One train company connects San Francisco to Nashville

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from San Francisco to Nashville start from £234.22, and on average cost £299.09. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Nashville. Amtrak in San Francisco leaves from 5 Embarcadero Ctr - Corner of California & Drumm St and 2 other stations. And in Nashville trains arrive at Bus Terminal - 709 5Th Ave S,

From San Francisco to Nashville train travel on Amtrak takes 81 hours and 17 minutes. If you are looking to get to Nashville faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 81 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £327.36 for a one-way train ticket to Nashville.

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Plan your next adventure

There are 3 train stations in San Francisco with trains to Nashville. For this route, the busiest departing train stations are:
  • Beach St and The Embarcadero Pier 39 - Fisherman's Wharf
  • 425 Mission St
  • 5 Embarcadero Ctr - Corner of California & Drumm St
There is one train station where trains from San Francisco arrive in Nashville:
  • Bus Terminal - 709 5Th Ave S