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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Anaheim to Los Angeles?

Lowest Price$15.60
Fastest Train0h 43m
Trains Per Day7
Train Lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Anaheim to Los Angeles right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Can you take a train all the way from Anaheim to Los Angeles?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Anaheim to Los Angeles. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

What is the price of a train ticket from Anaheim to Los Angeles?

In the last month, $18.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Anaheim, CA to Los Angeles, CA. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 17 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $0.64 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Anaheim to Los Angeles?

The distance between Anaheim and Los Angeles is approximately 24 miles, or 39 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 18 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 43 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Los Angeles.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Anaheim to Los Angeles are the most crowded on Monday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Friday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Anaheim at 8:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 8:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Anaheim to Los Angeles?

There are 7 scheduled trains on most days. 12 of these are direct connections to Los Angeles. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Los Angeles to Anaheim. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Anaheim to Los Angeles for $5.00.

Which train should you take from Anaheim to Los Angeles?

2 train services operate from Anaheim, California to Los Angeles, California. Amtrak Pacific Surfliner usually has more trains scheduled, with 4 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak31h 18m$17.99
Amtrak Pacific Surfliner41h 18m$18.42

Where is the train station in Anaheim?

There is one train station in Anaheim:

  • Anaheim Stadium Parking - 2626 E Katella Ave

Where is the train station in Los Angeles?

There are more train stations and stops in Los Angeles than most cities. Most trains from Anaheim will stop at one (or more) of the 3 following stations in Los Angeles:

  • Union Station
  • 10040 Old Depot Plaza Rd
  • Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd

Price trends for trains from Anaheim to Los Angeles

Average prices by travel date

$30$20$10JanJan

Monthly average prices

$25$20$15$10$5FMAMJJASONDJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$25$20$15$10$53020100

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Anaheim, CA to Los Angeles, CA
4.7
Based on 3 ratings and reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
1.0
Staff
5.0
Condition
5.0
Linda
5.0
July 6, 2019Visiting family
Tips
I will always recommend Amtrak for travel. EXCELLENT EXPERIENCE, MAKES LIFE SO MUCH EASIER. THANK YOU !I will always recommend Amtrak for travel. EXCELLENT EXPERIENCE, MAKES LIFE SO MUCH EASIER. THANK YOU !

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Pacific Surfliner report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.5
Staff
4.5
Value
4.5
Condition
4.5
Victor
4.0
February 16, 2020Business
Pros
Timeliness and available seatsTimeliness and available seats
Harini
5.0
August 25, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
Very convenient and comfortable travel. Very convenient and comfortable travel.

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