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Cheap train tickets from Las Vegas, NV to San Francisco

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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Las Vegas, NV to San Francisco?

Lowest Price£52.44
Fastest Train12h 55m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Las Vegas, NV to San Francisco?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Las Vegas to San Francisco 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 Las Vegas to San Francisco was £56.42. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 10 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £14.37 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 Las Vegas, NV to San Francisco?

The distance between Las Vegas and San Francisco is approximately 416.96 miles, or 670.87 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 13 hours and 7 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 12 hours and 55 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 Las Vegas to San Francisco?

On Thursday trains from Las Vegas to San Francisco 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 Las Vegas to San Francisco?

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to San Francisco. One train carrier operates regular service on the Las Vegas to San Francisco route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Las Vegas to San Francisco, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Las Vegas to San Francisco, 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 Las Vegas, NV to San Francisco, which start at £36.73.

One train company connects Las Vegas to San Francisco

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Las Vegas to San Francisco start from £52.44, and on average cost £60.16. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to San Francisco. Amtrak in Las Vegas leaves from Bus Terminal - 200 S Main St and one other station. And in San Francisco trains arrive at 425 Mission St,

From Las Vegas to San Francisco train travel on Amtrak takes 13 hours and 8 minutes. If you are looking to get to San Francisco faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 12 hours and 55 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £61.15 for a one-way train ticket to San Francisco.

Avg. Time
13h 8m
Avg. Price
£60.16

Plan your next adventure

There are 2 train stations in Las Vegas with trains to San Francisco. For this route, the busiest departing train stations are:
  • South Strip Transfer Terminal
  • Bus Terminal - 200 S Main St
There is one train station where trains from Las Vegas arrive in San Francisco:
  • 425 Mission St

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