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How much are train tickets from Los Angeles to Reno?

Lowest Price$82.75
Fastest Train12h 10m
Trains Per Day7
Train Lines1
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Los Angeles-Reno Train Schedule

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Price trends for trains from Los Angeles to Reno

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Los Angeles to Reno 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 Reno?

While the train is the main method of transportation from Los Angeles to Reno, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Los Angeles to Reno?

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, $95.95 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Los Angeles to Reno. By booking your trip 14 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $7.58 compared to a same-day fare.

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

The distance between Los Angeles and Reno is approximately 388 miles, or 625 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 19 hours and 29 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 12 hours and 10 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?

Trains from Los Angeles to Reno are the most crowded on Saturday. 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 Monday 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 12:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00pm. 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 Reno?

There are 7 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 Reno to Los Angeles. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Los Angeles to Reno for $56.00.

What train services are there from Los Angeles to Reno?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Los Angeles to Reno. However, there are 7 trains per day to choose from.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak719h 29m$99.48

Where is the train station in Los Angeles?

Los Angeles has 3 stations where passengers can board the train to Reno:

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

Where is the train station in Reno?

Reno has one train station:

  • 280 N Center St

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