Cheap Richmond CA to Los Angeles  train tickets

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How much are Richmond CA to Los Angeles train tickets?

Lowest Price$48.00
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How to find cheap train tickets from Richmond CA to Los Angeles ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Richmond to Los Angeles is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Richmond to Los Angeles was $53.24. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 25 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $13.50 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Richmond CA to Los Angeles ? How far is Richmond CA to Los Angeles ?

The distance between Richmond CA to Los Angeles is 353.15 miles or 568.20 km. A train trip from Richmond CA to Los Angeles typically takes 10 hours and 22 minutes. If you are looking to get to Los Angeles faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 8 hours and 20 minutes to get from Richmond to Los Angeles.

Going from Richmond to Los Angeles by train takes over 10 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Sunday trains from Richmond to Los Angeles are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Richmond CA to Los Angeles

Typically there are 17 schedules to compare for your trip to Los Angeles. One train carrier operates regular service on the Richmond to Los Angeles route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Richmond to Los Angeles, usually offering 17 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Richmond to Los Angeles, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

One train carrier connects Richmond to Los Angeles

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Richmond to Los Angeles start from $48.00, and on average cost $64.69. Daily there are 17 Amtrak schedules to Los Angeles. Amtrak in Richmond leaves from BART Station - 1700 Nevin Ave, And in Los Angeles trains arrive at Union Station and 6 other train stations.

From Richmond to Los Angeles train travel on Amtrak takes 10 hours and 22 minutes. If you are looking to get to Los Angeles faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 20 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 18 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $66.90 for a one-way train ticket to Los Angeles.

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Avg. Time
10h 22m
Avg. Price
$64.69

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There is one train station from which trains depart Richmond on their way to Los Angeles. The busiest departure station in Richmond serving this route is BART Station - 1700 Nevin Ave.
  • BART Station - 1700 Nevin Ave
There are 7 different stations where trains arrive to in Los Angeles. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Richmond serving this route is Union Station, Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd, 592 Gayley Ave, 6860 Park Terrace Dr, 931 S Gaffey St, Catalina Express Terminal, 10040 Old Depot Plaza Rd.
  • Union Station
  • Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd
  • 592 Gayley Ave
  • 6860 Park Terrace Dr
  • 931 S Gaffey St
  • Catalina Express Terminal
  • 10040 Old Depot Plaza Rd