Cheap train tickets from Glendale, CA to Santa Clara, CA


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How much are train tickets from Glendale, CA to Santa Clara, CA?

Lowest Price€51.56
Fastest10h 43m
Daily Schedules7
train companies1
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Glendale, CA to Santa Clara, CA?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Glendale to Santa Clara 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 Glendale to Santa Clara was €56.77. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 7 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of €17.04 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 Glendale, CA to Santa Clara, CA?

The distance between Glendale and Santa Clara is approximately 303.91 miles, or 488.97 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 11 hours and 35 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 10 hours and 43 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 Glendale to Santa Clara?

On Thursday trains from Glendale to Santa Clara 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Glendale to Santa Clara?

Typically there are 7 schedules to compare for your trip to Santa Clara. One train carrier operates regular service on the Glendale to Santa Clara route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Glendale to Santa Clara, usually offering 7 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Glendale to Santa Clara, 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.

One train company connects Glendale to Santa Clara


Amtrak train tickets from Glendale to Santa Clara start from €51.56, and on average cost €69.66. Daily there are 7 Amtrak schedules to Santa Clara. Amtrak in Glendale leaves from Glendale Transp Ctr - 400 W Cerritos Ave, And in Santa Clara trains arrive at Caltrain ACE station - 1001 Railroad Ave and one other train station.

From Glendale to Santa Clara train travel on Amtrak takes 11 hours and 35 minutes. If you are looking to get to Santa Clara faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 10 hours and 43 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 5 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay €63.80 for a one-way train ticket to Santa Clara.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Glendale on their way to Santa Clara:
  • Glendale Transp Ctr - 400 W Cerritos Ave
There are 2 different stations where trains from Glendale arrive in Santa Clara. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving train stations in Santa Clara:
  • 5099 Stars and Stripes Dr
  • Caltrain ACE station - 1001 Railroad Ave