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Yosemite Valley-Los Angeles Train Timetable

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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Yosemite Valley to Los Angeles?

Lowest Price€45.79
Fastest Train8h 55m
Trains Per Day15
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Yosemite Valley to Los Angeles right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Can you take a train all the way from Yosemite Valley to Los Angeles?

While the train is the main method of transportation from Yosemite Valley to Los Angeles, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

What is the price of a train ticket from Yosemite Valley to Los Angeles?

In the last month, €45.79 was the average price of a train ticket from Yosemite Valley, CA to Los Angeles, CA. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 10 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around €7.92 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Yosemite Valley to Los Angeles?

The distance between Yosemite Valley and Los Angeles is approximately 266 miles, or 428 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 11 hours and 33 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 8 hours and 55 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 Yosemite Valley to Los Angeles are the most crowded on Friday. 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 Saturday 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 Yosemite Valley at 08:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 17:00. 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 Yosemite Valley to Los Angeles?

There are 15 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 Los Angeles to Yosemite Valley.

Which train should you take from Yosemite Valley to Los Angeles?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Yosemite Valley, California to Los Angeles, California. However, there are 15 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak1511h 33m€47.60

Where is the train station in Yosemite Valley?

Because some trains make multiple stops before leaving the city, there are 6 stops and stations in Yosemite Valley where you can board the train:

  • Camp 4
  • Yosemite Valley Visitors Center
  • 9010 Curry Village Drive
  • White Wolf Lodge
  • Tuolumne Meadows Visitors Ctr.
  • 8028 Big Oak Flt Rd

Where is the train station in Los Angeles?

Los Angeles has one train station:

  • Union Station

Price trends for trains from Yosemite Valley to Los Angeles

Average prices by travel date

€64€43€21OctNov

Monthly average prices

€64€51€39€26€13NDJFMAMJJASO

Prices as travel date approaches

€64€51€39€26€133020100

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Yosemite Valley, CA to Los Angeles, CA
4.0
Based on 1 ratings and reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
3.0
Value
4.0
Condition
4.0
Annie
4.0
29 May 2019Solo travel
Pros
The on-time service.
Tips
If traveling to Yosemite by Amtrak make sure you know where your place to stay is in relation to where the bus drops you off.

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