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Cheap train tickets from Salt Lake City to San Diego

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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Salt Lake City to San Diego?

Lowest Price€147.62
Fastest Train32h 0m
Trains Per Day1
Train Lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Salt Lake City to San Diego?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Salt Lake City to San Diego 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 Salt Lake City to San Diego was €147.62. 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 Salt Lake City to San Diego?

The distance between Salt Lake City and San Diego is approximately 627.84 miles, or 1010.15 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 32 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 31 hours and 30 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 Salt Lake City to San Diego?

On Sunday trains from Salt Lake City to San Diego 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Salt Lake City to San Diego?

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Salt Lake City to San Diego route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Salt Lake City to San Diego, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Salt Lake City to San Diego, 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.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Salt Lake City to San Diego, which start at €105.51.

One train company connects Salt Lake City to San Diego

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Salt Lake City to San Diego start from €147.62, and on average cost €147.62. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to San Diego. Amtrak in Salt Lake City leaves from 340 S 600 W, And in San Diego trains arrive at 1050 Kettner Blvd,

From Salt Lake City to San Diego train travel on Amtrak takes 31 hours and 30 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to San Diego on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost €147.62 for a one-way weekend reservation from Salt Lake City.

Avg. Time
1d 7h 30m
Avg. Price
€147.62

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Salt Lake City on their way to San Diego:
  • 340 S 600 W
There is one train station where trains from Salt Lake City arrive in San Diego:
  • 1050 Kettner Blvd

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