Compare train tickets from Montreal to Los Angeles
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|Fastest Train||72h 40m|
|Trains Per Day||2|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Montreal to Los Angeles during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
What is the price of a train ticket from Montreal to Los Angeles?
In the last month, €241.88 was the average price of a train ticket from Montreal, QC to Los Angeles, CA. Given how far apart Montreal and Los Angeles are from each other, there's no getting around the fact that most train tickets are on the pricier side. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 1 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around €34.00 more than that for a same-day booking.
How long is the train journey from Montreal to Los Angeles?
The distance between Montreal and Los Angeles is approximately 2466 miles, or 3968 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 81 hours and 46 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 72 hours and 40 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.
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Montreal to Los Angeles are the most crowded on Tuesday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Montreal at 10:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 10:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Montreal to Los Angeles?
Trains leave the station in Montreal twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you change trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
Which train should you take from Montreal to Los Angeles?
Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Montreal, Quebec to Los Angeles, California. However, there are 1.75 trains per day to choose from.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak||2||3d 9h 47m||€273.14|
Amtrak train tickets from Montreal to Los Angeles start from €242, and on average cost €273. Daily there are 1.75 Amtrak schedules to Los Angeles. Amtrak in Montreal leaves from 895 Rue de la Gauchetiere O, And in Los Angeles trains arrive at Union Station, From Montreal to Los Angeles train travel on Amtrak takes 81 hours and 47 minutes. If you are looking to get to Los Angeles faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 72 hours and 40 minutes. If you are looking to travel to Los Angeles on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost €242 for a one-way weekend reservation from Montreal.
Where is the train station in Montreal?
There is one train station in Montreal:
- 895 Rue de la Gauchetiere O
Where is the train station in Los Angeles?
Los Angeles has one train station:
- Union Station
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