COVID-19 Travel Guide
Learn more ›

Compare train tickets from Dunsmuir to Monterey

Lowest Prices

We partner with all bus & train carriers to find the best fares.

No Wanderu Fees

Without any extra fees, we make it easy to book your tickets.

Best Travel Options

We help you find & compare the best buses & trains in one place.

Dunsmuir-Monterey Train Timetable

Find cheap rental carsFind great deals on cheap cars in the area.
RentalCars logotypeRentalCars logotype
from€25.38

Trip Summary

There are 5 daily trains from Dunsmuir to Monterey. Traveling by train from Dunsmuir to Monterey usually takes around 11 hours and 59 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak train can make the trip in 11 hours and 50 minutes.

Distance319 mi (514 km)
Fastest train11h 50m
Lowest price€70.21
Most frequent serviceAmtrak
Train lines1

Which train should you take from Dunsmuir to Monterey?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Dunsmuir, California to Monterey, California. However, there are 5 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak511h 59m€70.21
  • Amtrak

    Amtrak

    Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 5 Amtrak trains from Dunsmuir to Monterey every day, as well as 0 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from €70.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Dunsmuir to Monterey 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.

How long is the train journey from Dunsmuir to Monterey?

The distance between Dunsmuir and Monterey is approximately 319 miles, or 514 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 11 hours and 59 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 11 hours and 50 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 Dunsmuir to Monterey 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 Tuesday 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 Dunsmuir at 00:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 00:00. 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 Dunsmuir to Monterey?

There are 5 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Monterey to Dunsmuir.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Dunsmuir?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Dunsmuir.

Where is the train station in Monterey?

Arrival stations

There are more train stations and stops in Monterey than most cities. Most trains from Dunsmuir will stop at one (or more) of the 5 following stations in Monterey:

Train stations in Monterey:

  • 1 Old Golf Course Rd

  • 500 Tyler St

  • Monterey Bay Aquarium

  • 351 Fremont St

Need a return trip from Monterey to Dunsmuir?

Search Train Tickets

Wanderu is the simplest way to book bus and train travel.

With just a quick search on Wanderu, you can compare bus and train schedules and prices from hundreds of travel companies in one convenient place to find the trip that works best for you. Wanderu’s simple checkout process makes it easy to book cheap bus and train tickets hassle-free and with no additional fees. Most importantly, as Wanderu is an official partner of all leading bus and train companies, we always have the best bus and train deals out there.

Book coaches and trains on the go with the Wanderu app.

Download our app and snag the best travel deals across North America & Europe.Learn more

wanderu
iPhone
wanderu
Android
Available on iOS & Android