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Trains from Emeryville to Fullerton

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Emeryville - Fullerton Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 6 daily trains from Emeryville to Fullerton. Traveling by train from Emeryville to Fullerton usually takes around 11 hours and 45 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak train can make the trip in 9 hours and 14 minutes.

Distance367 mi (590 km)
Fastest train9h 14m
Lowest price$52.50
Most frequent serviceAmtrak
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What is the price of a train ticket from Emeryville to Fullerton?

In the last month, $56.40 was the average price of a train ticket from Emeryville to Fullerton. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 10 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $11.50 more than that for a same-day booking.

Monthly average prices

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Traveling from Emeryville to Fullerton by train will cost you about the same regardless of the time of year for which you plan your trip. In general, train ticket prices for that route don’t fluctuate much throughout the year, so expect to pay around $62 whenever you decide to board the train to Fullerton.

Prices as travel date approaches

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Since the average price of train trips from Emeryville to Fullerton remains pretty consistent throughout the year, there’s no need to book your tickets too far in advance. However, we still recommend you purchase your train tickets at least 48 hours ahead of departure time to avoid surprise last-minute surges and the risk of the train selling out.

Which train should you take from Emeryville to Fullerton?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Emeryville to Fullerton. However, there are 6 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak611h 46m$60.88
  • Amtrak

    Amtrak

    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. On average, there are 6 Amtrak trains from Emeryville to Fullerton every day, as well as 7 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $53.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Emeryville to Fullerton during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the train or in stations.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

Can you take a train all the way from Emeryville to Fullerton?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Emeryville to Fullerton. 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.

How long is the train journey from Emeryville to Fullerton?

The distance between Emeryville and Fullerton is approximately 367 miles, or 590 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 11 hours and 45 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 9 hours and 14 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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Thursday tends to be the busiest day of the week with travelers taking trains from Emeryville to Fullerton. Ticket price also tend to be more expensive on Thursday than other days. If you are hoping to have more room on the train and even save some change check out travel options on Friday instead, as less people travel then and deals are more likely to be found.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Emeryville at 8:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 10:00pm. 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 Emeryville to Fullerton?

There are 6 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Fullerton to Emeryville.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Emeryville?

Main departure station: 5885 Horton St

There is one train station in Emeryville.

All train stations in Emeryville:

  • 5885 Horton St

Where is the train station in Fullerton?

Main arrival station: 120 East Santa Fe Ave - Fullerton Transp Ctr

Fullerton has one train station.

All train stations in Fullerton:

  • 120 East Santa Fe Ave - Fullerton Transp Ctr

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