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San Diego to Santa Cruz train - cost & duration

Cheapest priceUS$80.00
Shortest Duration14h 0m
Trips per day9
train carriers1
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How to book cheap San Diego to Santa Cruz train tickets?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from San Diego to Santa Cruz is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from San Diego to Santa Cruz were US$84.13. By booking 0 days out, tickets are on average US$0.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by train from San Diego to Santa Cruz?

The busiest time of the week for travel from San Diego to Santa Cruz by train is at 08:00 on Friday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 09:00 on Monday 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.

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have train departures from San Diego. Most train trips to Santa Cruz will depart from 1050 Kettner Blvd, 4005 Taylor St.
  • 1050 Kettner Blvd
  • 4005 Taylor St
Train trips arrive in Santa Cruz at 1 stations, depending on which train line you are travelling with. Metro Center 920 Pacific Ave are the main train stations in Santa Cruz for trips arriving from San Diego.
  • Metro Center 920 Pacific Ave