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How to get to San Diego by train

Routes138
Trips per day720
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Stations2
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What is a good price for a train ticket to San Diego?

$17.35 is the cheapest price for a train ticket to San Diego, 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 San Diego. In the last month, trains from Oceanside to San Diego had the lowest average price at $17.63.

Where is the train station in San Diego, CA?

The busiest train station in San Diego is 1050 Kettner Blvd. As San Diego's main station, it has the most trains coming and going. However, a popular alternative is 4005 Taylor St.

Los Angeles

There are 32 scheduled trains per day from Los Angeles to San Diego. The route can be as long as 112 miles, or 180 kilometers. On average, the journey takes 3 hours and 50 minutes. There are 2 train lines that operate on this route. Amtrak has the most daily trains. Trains from Los Angeles usually arrive in San Diego at 1050 Kettner Blvd.
Avg. Time
3h 50m
Avg. Price
$38.05

San Luis Obispo

There are 18 scheduled trains per day from San Luis Obispo to San Diego. The route can be as long as 268 miles, or 431 kilometers. On average, the journey takes 9 hours and 37 minutes. There are 2 train lines that operate on this route. Amtrak has the most daily trains. Trains from San Luis Obispo usually arrive in San Diego at 1050 Kettner Blvd.
Avg. Time
9h 37m
Avg. Price
$63.20

Santa Ana

There are 15 scheduled trains per day from Santa Ana to San Diego. The route can be as long as 83 miles, or 133 kilometers. On average, the journey takes 2 hours and 4 minutes. There are 2 train lines that operate on this route. Amtrak has the most daily trains. Trains from Santa Ana usually arrive in San Diego at 1050 Kettner Blvd.
Avg. Time
2h 4m
Avg. Price
$29.75

San Juan Capistrano

There are 15 scheduled trains per day from San Juan Capistrano to San Diego. The route can be as long as 62 miles, or 100 kilometers. On average, the journey takes 1 hour and 31 minutes. There are 2 train lines that operate on this route. Amtrak has the most daily trains. Trains from San Juan Capistrano usually arrive in San Diego at 1050 Kettner Blvd.
Avg. Time
1h 31m
Avg. Price
$23.81

Phoenix

There are 15 scheduled trains per day from Phoenix to San Diego. The route can be as long as 299 miles, or 481 kilometers. On average, the journey takes 17 hours and 57 minutes. One train company, Amtrak, connects Phoenix to San Diego. Trains from Phoenix usually arrive in San Diego at 1050 Kettner Blvd.
Avg. Time
17h 57m
Avg. Price
$129.75

Located in California, San Diego is accessible by train from 138 other cities. You can choose from 720 daily scheduled trips when you search for trains to San Diego on Wanderu. Amtrak usually has the most trains on any given day.

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Train companies serving San Diego

Amtrak

There are 76 scheduled Amtrak trains per day. Amtrak can get you to San Diego from 218 cities, including Oakland.
Avg. Time
1d 3h 7m
Avg. Price
$117.01

Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

There are 138 scheduled Amtrak Pacific Surfliner trains per day. Amtrak Pacific Surfliner can get you to San Diego from 23 cities, including Los Angeles.
Avg. Time
2h 50m
Avg. Price
$32.22