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Sacramento to Los Angeles train - cost & duration

Cheapest price$58.00
Shortest Duration8h 0m
Trips per day30
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How to book cheap Sacramento to Los Angeles train tickets?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from Sacramento to Los Angeles is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Sacramento to Los Angeles were $64.97. By booking 14 days out, tickets are on average $1.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by train from Sacramento to Los Angeles?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Sacramento to Los Angeles by train is at 6:00 AM on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 3:00 PM on Saturday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Amtrak from Sacramento to Los Angeles has the most daily schedules

On average there are 30 train trips per day. Amtrak has the most options for departures from Sacramento to Los Angeles, with an average of 28 trips per day and 566 monthly trips. 2 train carriers currently travel from Sacramento to Los Angeles. Of the 30 trips there are 2 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Bus from Sacramento to Los Angeles starts at $29.00.

2 carriers offer Sacramento to Los Angeles train trips

Amtrak

Book Amtrak from Sacramento to Los Angeles from $59.00. There are 28 Amtrak schedules from Sacramento to Los Angeles and you can expect on average to pay $65.13 for a Amtrak ticket to Los Angeles. In Sacramento, Amtrak departs to Los Angeles from Valley Station - 401 I St and no other station. In Los Angeles, Amtrak arrives at Union Station and 3 other stations.

An average trip on Amtrak from Sacramento to Los Angeles takes 10 hours and 30 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak trip will get you to Los Angeles in 8 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak offers 26 trips per day and you could expect to pay $64.98 for a weekend getaway trip to Los Angeles.

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Avg. Time
10h 30m
Avg. Price
$65.13

Amtrak Coast Starlight

Book Amtrak Coast Starlight from Sacramento to Los Angeles from $58.00. There are 2 Amtrak Coast Starlight schedules from Sacramento to Los Angeles and you can expect on average to pay $74.68 for a Amtrak Coast Starlight ticket to Los Angeles. In Sacramento, Amtrak Coast Starlight departs to Los Angeles from Valley Station - 401 I St and no other station. In Los Angeles, Amtrak Coast Starlight arrives at Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd and 1 other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Coast Starlight from Sacramento to Los Angeles takes 14 hours and 6 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Coast Starlight trip will get you to Los Angeles in 8 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Coast Starlight offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay $78.44 for a weekend getaway trip to Los Angeles.

Restroom
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Extra legroom
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Avg. Time
14h 6m
Avg. Price
$74.68

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include one station that has train departures from Sacramento. Most train trips to Los Angeles will depart from Valley Station - 401 I St.
  • Valley Station - 401 I St
Train trips arrive in Los Angeles at 4 stations, depending on which train line you are traveling with. Union Station, Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd, Catalina Express Terminal, 592 Gayley Ave are the main train stations in Los Angeles for trips arriving from Sacramento.
  • Union Station
  • Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd
  • Catalina Express Terminal
  • 592 Gayley Ave