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California train travel info

Destinations152
Companies9
Stations620
Connections2,760
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How much does it cost to take the train to/from California?

Of the 152 cities in California with train service, the average cost of train tickets is €109.67 on the top routes. The cheapest ticket available costs €15.18 while the most expensive ticket is €275.86 at this time.
9 train companies operate trains to and from California. In total, the state has 152 destinations reachable by train. For train trips from out of state, Amtrak is your best bet, with trains from cities in other states. For in-state travel, Amtrak has the most coverage, with 122 routes connecting cities within California.

California Trains

Amtrak

Amtrak connects 122 cities and towns within California. It also has trains to California from 371 cities in other states.
Destinations
493
Routes
7221

Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

Amtrak Pacific Surfliner connects 24 cities and towns within California. However, it does not offer train service from out of state.
Destinations
24
Routes
486

Amtrak Coast Starlight

Amtrak Coast Starlight connects 17 cities and towns within California. It also has trains to California from 12 cities in other states.
Destinations
29
Routes
380

Amtrak Capitol Corridor

Amtrak Capitol Corridor connects 16 cities and towns within California. However, it does not offer train service from out of state.
Destinations
16
Routes
217

Amtrak San Joaquins

Amtrak San Joaquins connects 17 cities and towns within California. However, it does not offer train service from out of state.
Destinations
17
Routes
197

Amtrak California Zephyr

Amtrak California Zephyr connects 8 cities and towns within California. It also has trains to California from 21 cities in other states.
Destinations
29
Routes
118

Amtrak Southwest Chief

Amtrak Southwest Chief connects 7 cities and towns within California. It also has trains to California from 25 cities in other states.
Destinations
32
Routes
108

Amtrak Texas Eagle

Amtrak Texas Eagle connects 4 cities and towns within California. It also has trains to California from 30 cities in other states.
Destinations
34
Routes
66

Amtrak Sunset Limited

Amtrak Sunset Limited connects 4 cities and towns within California. It also has trains to California from 13 cities in other states.
Destinations
17
Routes
42

train destinations in California