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What train companies travel to Arcata, California?

Located in California, Arcata is accessible by train from one other city. There is only one train to Arcata per day, operated by Amtrak, but Wanderu will help you book that ticket for the lowest possible price.

Looking for other ways to get there? Bus tickets to Arcata are also available.

Train companies serving Arcata

TrainRoutesAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak8915h 40m$85.03
  • Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey.

Which train carrier has the best service to Arcata?

Based on customers travel reviews, travelers who booked on Wanderu rave about traveling to Arcata by train with Amtrak giving them a 4.8 rating out of 5.

Travelers also mentioned that Amtrak had the most comfortable train service to Arcata taking into account the seats and amenities that Amtrak offers. They rate Amtrak a 4.3 out of 5 when it comes to just how relaxing and enjoyable their experience was onboard.

If you are looking to arrive to Arcata punctually, travelers suggest that Amtrak has the best on time performance on their train schedules to Arcata, rating them a 4.6 based on their on time arrivals.

Frequently Asked Questions

$42.00 is the cheapest price for a train ticket to Arcata, according to recent searches on Wanderu. You can use our search to check if this price is currently available on trains from your city to Arcata. In the last month, trains from Martinez to Arcata had the lowest average price at $42.00.

The busiest train station in Arcata is 925 E St Transit Ctr. As Arcata's main station, it has the most trains coming and going. However, a popular alternative is Humboldt State University.

Arcata ranks number 60 among most popular train destinations in the region. It also ranks number 321 in United States. Arcata ranks number 80 in the region in terms of the number of destinations that connect to Arcata via train service. On average 1 direct daily train trips serve Arcata.
The population of Arcata is 17843. Arcata ranks number 68 in terms of population in California and number 355 in all of United States.
Train tickets to Arcata range from for a short trip to Arcata, while a 60 to 200 mile train trip to Arcata starts at , and a longer trip by train to Arcata can be as cheap as . Looking to travel across state or province lines? A trip from out of your region will be as low as .
Solo travelers choose to travel by train to Arcata for its affordable fares and because of the safe and convenient experience that they note in their reviews.
The closest train station to the city center of Arcata is 925 E St Transit Ctr, located just 0.2 miles away. Select 925 E St Transit Ctr as your arrival if your plans call for exploring the downtown area of Arcata. Search on Wanderu and in the search results you can filter travel options by arriving or departing station.

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