Cheap Santa Cruz to Los Angeles train tickets

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How much are Santa Cruz to Los Angeles train tickets?

Lowest Price£43.90
Fastest11h 38m
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How to book cheap train tickets from Santa Cruz to Los Angeles ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Santa Cruz to Los Angeles 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 Santa Cruz to Los Angeles was £48.03. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 13 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £13.54 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 journey from Santa Cruz to Los Angeles ? How far is Santa Cruz to Los Angeles ?

The distance between Santa Cruz to Los Angeles is 293.58 miles or 472.35 km. A train trip from Santa Cruz to Los Angeles typically takes 13 hours and 50 minutes. If you are looking to get to Los Angeles faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 11 hours and 38 minutes to get from Santa Cruz to Los Angeles.

Going from Santa Cruz to Los Angeles by train takes over 13 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Wednesday trains from Santa Cruz to Los Angeles 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.

Amtrak has the greatest number of connections between Santa Cruz to Los Angeles

Typically there are 22 schedules to compare for your trip to Los Angeles. One train carrier operates regular service on the Santa Cruz to Los Angeles route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Santa Cruz to Los Angeles, usually offering 22 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Santa Cruz to Los Angeles, 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 Santa Cruz to Los Angeles, which start at £15.68.

One train carrier connects Santa Cruz to Los Angeles

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Santa Cruz to Los Angeles start from £43.90, and on average cost £51.08. Daily there are 22 Amtrak schedules to Los Angeles. Amtrak in Santa Cruz leaves from Metro Center 920 Pacific Ave, And in Los Angeles trains arrive at Union Station and 5 other train stations.

From Santa Cruz to Los Angeles train travel on Amtrak takes 13 hours and 50 minutes. If you are looking to get to Los Angeles faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 11 hours and 38 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 10 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £47.20 for a one-way train ticket to Los Angeles.

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Avg. Time
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There is one train station from which trains depart Santa Cruz on their way to Los Angeles. The busiest departure station in Santa Cruz serving this route is Metro Center 920 Pacific Ave.
  • Metro Center 920 Pacific Ave
There are 6 different stations where trains arrive to in Los Angeles. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Santa Cruz serving this route is Union Station, Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd, 592 Gayley Ave, Catalina Express Terminal, 6860 Park Terrace Dr, 931 S Gaffey St.
  • Union Station
  • Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd
  • 592 Gayley Ave
  • Catalina Express Terminal
  • 6860 Park Terrace Dr
  • 931 S Gaffey St