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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Los Angeles to Fullerton?

Lowest Price$13.95
Fastest Train0h 29m
Trains Per Day12
Train Lines2
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Price trends for trains from Los Angeles to Fullerton

Average prices by travel date

$30$20$10JunJul

Monthly average prices

$25$20$15$10$5ASONDJFMAMJJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$25$20$15$10$53020100

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Los Angeles to Fullerton 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. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their 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 Los Angeles to Fullerton?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Los Angeles 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 do you find cheap train tickets from Los Angeles to Fullerton?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $16.75 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Los Angeles to Fullerton. By booking your trip 11 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $0.87 compared to a same-day fare.

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

The distance between Los Angeles and Fullerton is approximately 22 miles, or 36 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 34 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 29 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Fullerton.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Los Angeles to Fullerton are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 Thursday 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 Los Angeles at 6:00am 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.

How many trains per day run from Los Angeles to Fullerton?

There are 12 scheduled trains on most days. 9 of these are direct connections to Fullerton. 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 Fullerton to Los Angeles.

What train services are there from Los Angeles to Fullerton?

2 train services operate from Los Angeles to Fullerton. Amtrak Pacific Surfliner usually has more trains scheduled, with 8 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak33h 18m$20.43
Amtrak Pacific Surfliner80h 52m$15.83

Where is the train station in Los Angeles?

Because some trains make multiple stops before leaving the city, there are 5 stops and stations in Los Angeles where you can board the train:

  • Union Station
  • Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd
  • Catalina Express Terminal
  • 10040 Old Depot Plaza Rd
  • 931 S Gaffey St

Where is the train station in Fullerton?

Fullerton has one train station:

  • 120 East Santa Fe Ave - Fullerton Transp Ctr

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