Cheap Columbus to Los Angeles  train tickets



Columbus to Los Angeles train - cost & duration

Cheapest price£196.26
Shortest Duration73h 28m
Trips per day6
train carriers1
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How to book cheap train tickets from Columbus to Los Angeles ?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from Columbus to Los Angeles is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Columbus to Los Angeles were £233.57. By booking 13 days out, tickets are on average £230.32 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by train from Columbus to Los Angeles?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Columbus to Los Angeles by train is at 17:00 on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 17:00 on Sunday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Amtrak has the greatest number of connections between Columbus to Los Angeles

On average there are 6 train trips per day. Amtrak has the most options for departures from Columbus to Los Angeles, with an average of 6 trips per day and 28 monthly trips. One train carrier currently travels from Columbus to Los Angeles. Of the 6 trips there are 0 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

1 carriers offer Columbus to Los Angeles train trips


Book Amtrak from Columbus to Los Angeles from £196.26. There are 6 Amtrak schedules from Columbus to Los Angeles and you can expect on average to pay £293.91 for a Amtrak ticket to Los Angeles. In Columbus, Amtrak departs to Los Angeles from 359 N Ludington St and no other station. In Los Angeles, Amtrak arrives at Union Station and 5 other stations.

An average trip on Amtrak from Columbus to Los Angeles takes 75 hours and 4 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak trip will get you to Los Angeles in 73 hours and 28 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay £390.35 for a weekend getaway to Los Angeles.

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Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include one station that has train departures from Columbus. Most train trips to Los Angeles will depart from 359 N Ludington St.
  • 359 N Ludington St
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 Columbus serving this route is Union Station, Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd, 931 S Gaffey St, Catalina Express Terminal, 592 Gayley Ave, 6860 Park Terrace Dr.
  • Union Station
  • Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd
  • 931 S Gaffey St
  • Catalina Express Terminal
  • 592 Gayley Ave
  • 6860 Park Terrace Dr