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Cheap train tickets from Santa Fe, NM to Los Angeles


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How much are train tickets from Santa Fe, NM to Los Angeles?

Lowest Price€98.57
Fastest Train20h 0m
Trains Per Day4
Train Lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Santa Fe, NM to Los Angeles?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Santa Fe to Los Angeles 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 Santa Fe to Los Angeles was €98.57. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 20 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of €42.22 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 Santa Fe, NM to Los Angeles?

The distance between Santa Fe and Los Angeles is approximately 706.59 miles, or 1136.86 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 23 hours and 18 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 20 hours,

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 Santa Fe to Los Angeles?

On Tuesday trains from Santa Fe to Los Angeles 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 Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Santa Fe to Los Angeles?

Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to Los Angeles. One train carrier operates regular service on the Santa Fe to Los Angeles route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Santa Fe to Los Angeles, usually offering 4.407 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Santa Fe to Los Angeles, 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 Santa Fe to Los Angeles


Amtrak train tickets from Santa Fe to Los Angeles start from €98.57, and on average cost €131.41. Daily there are 4.407407 Amtrak schedules to Los Angeles. Amtrak in Santa Fe leaves from 410 S Guadalupe St and one other station. And in Los Angeles trains arrive at Union Station and 4 other train stations.

From Santa Fe to Los Angeles train travel on Amtrak takes 23 hours and 18 minutes. If you are looking to get to Los Angeles faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 20 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay €127.60 for a one-way train ticket to Los Angeles.

Avg. Time
23h 18m
Avg. Price

Plan your next adventure

There are 2 train stations in Santa Fe with trains to Los Angeles. For this route, the busiest departing train stations are:
  • 410 S Guadalupe St
  • 198 State Rd 192
There are 5 different stations where trains from Santa Fe arrive in Los Angeles. 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 Los Angeles:
  • Union Station
  • Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd
  • Catalina Express Terminal
  • 931 S Gaffey St
  • 10040 Old Depot Plaza Rd

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