The distance between Riverside to Santa Ana is 30.65 miles or 49.32 km. A train trip from Riverside to Santa Ana typically takes 3 hours and 4 minutes. If you are looking to get to Santa Ana faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 1 hour and 30 minutes to get from Riverside to Santa Ana.
A train getaway to Santa Ana clocks in at less than 4 hours, station to station. If you plan ahead and get an early start, a day trip could be possible depending on the schedules for that day, but you will be limited on the time you can spend in Santa Ana before you have to hop on the train back to Riverside. Ideally, you should plan for at least a two-day trip to Santa Ana. It would be perfect for a weekend getaway.
On Monday trains from Riverside to Santa Ana 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 train tickets from Riverside to Santa Ana start from $14.00, and on average cost $17.48. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Santa Ana. Amtrak in Riverside leaves from Downtown Metrolink Station - 4066 Vine St, And in Santa Ana trains arrive at Reg Transp Ctr - 1000 E Santa Ana Blvd,
From Riverside to Santa Ana train travel on Amtrak takes 3 hours and 5 minutes. If you are looking to get to Santa Ana faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 30 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 5 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $17.59 for a one-way train ticket to Santa Ana.