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How to get to Los Angeles by train

Routes243
Trips per day1,597
train lines6
Stations7
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What is a good price for a train ticket to Los Angeles?

$9.30 is the cheapest price for a train ticket to Los Angeles, according to recent searches on Wanderu. You can use our search to check if this price is currently available on buses from your city to Los Angeles. In the last month, trains from Glendale to Los Angeles had the lowest average price at $9.30. The train from Burbank to Los Angeles also tends to start at relatively low prices.

Where is the train station in Los Angeles, CA?

The busiest train station in Los Angeles is Union Station. There are several other active stations in addition to this main station. The most popular train stations in Los Angeles are:

  • Union Station
  • Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd
  • 592 Gayley Ave

San Diego

There are 38 scheduled trains per day from San Diego to Los Angeles. The route can be as long as 112 miles, or 180 kilometers. On average, the journey takes 3 hours and 53 minutes. There are 2 train lines that operate on this route. Amtrak has the most daily trains. Trains from San Diego usually arrive in Los Angeles at Union Station.
Avg. Time
3h 53m
Avg. Price
$38.46

Stockton

There are 33 scheduled trains per day from Stockton to Los Angeles. The route can be as long as 320 miles, or 514 kilometers. On average, the journey takes 7 hours and 45 minutes. One train company, Amtrak, connects Stockton to Los Angeles. Trains from Stockton usually arrive in Los Angeles at Union Station.
Avg. Time
7h 45m
Avg. Price
$45.64

Sacramento

There are 28 scheduled trains per day from Sacramento to Los Angeles. The route can be as long as 362 miles, or 582 kilometers. On average, the journey takes 9 hours and 34 minutes. There are 2 train lines that operate on this route. Amtrak has the most daily trains. Trains from Sacramento usually arrive in Los Angeles at Union Station.
Avg. Time
9h 34m
Avg. Price
$54.28

San Luis Obispo

There are 27 scheduled trains per day from San Luis Obispo to Los Angeles. The route can be as long as 162 miles, or 260 kilometers. On average, the journey takes 6 hours and 50 minutes. There are 3 train lines that operate on this route. Amtrak has the most daily trains. Trains from San Luis Obispo usually arrive in Los Angeles at Union Station.
Avg. Time
6h 50m
Avg. Price
$42.16

Mariposa

There are 26 scheduled trains per day from Mariposa to Los Angeles. The route can be as long as 257 miles, or 413 kilometers. On average, the journey takes 8 hours and 12 minutes. One train company, Amtrak, connects Mariposa to Los Angeles. Trains from Mariposa usually arrive in Los Angeles at Union Station.
Avg. Time
8h 12m
Avg. Price
$53.25

Located in California, Los Angeles is accessible by train from 243 other cities. You can choose from 1597 daily scheduled trips when you search for trains to Los Angeles on Wanderu. Amtrak usually has the most trains on any given day.

Looking for other ways to get there? Bus tickets to Los Angeles are also available.. For even more options, you can compare the different ways to get from cities like San Francisco to Los Angeles or from San Diego to Los Angeles.

Train companies serving Los Angeles

Amtrak

There are 196 scheduled Amtrak trains per day. Amtrak can get you to Los Angeles from 381 cities, including Sacramento.
Avg. Time
1d 7h 7m
Avg. Price
$124.23

Amtrak Southwest Chief

There are 3 scheduled Amtrak Southwest Chief trains per day. Amtrak Southwest Chief can get you to Los Angeles from 27 cities, including Chicago.
Avg. Time
18h 55m
Avg. Price
$83.28

Amtrak Texas Eagle

There are 2 scheduled Amtrak Texas Eagle trains per day. Amtrak Texas Eagle can get you to Los Angeles from 26 cities, including Tucson.
Avg. Time
1d 10h 8m
Avg. Price
$113.82

Amtrak Coast Starlight

There are 32 scheduled Amtrak Coast Starlight trains per day. Amtrak Coast Starlight can get you to Los Angeles from 25 cities, including Seattle.
Avg. Time
17h 31m
Avg. Price
$72.66

Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

There are 103 scheduled Amtrak Pacific Surfliner trains per day. Amtrak Pacific Surfliner can get you to Los Angeles from 24 cities, including San Diego.
Avg. Time
2h 8m
Avg. Price
$26.67

Amtrak Sunset Limited

There are 2 scheduled Amtrak Sunset Limited trains per day. Amtrak Sunset Limited can get you to Los Angeles from 16 cities, including San Antonio.
Avg. Time
22h 28m
Avg. Price
$94.96