Cheap San Diego to Long Beach  train tickets

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How much are San Diego to Long Beach train tickets?

Lowest Price$50.10
Fastest4h 18m
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How to find cheap train tickets from San Diego to Long Beach ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from San Diego to Long Beach 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 San Diego to Long Beach was $50.37. 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 San Diego to Long Beach ? How far is San Diego to Long Beach ?

The distance between San Diego to Long Beach is 94.22 miles or 151.59 km. A train trip from San Diego to Long Beach typically takes 9 hours and 4 minutes. If you are looking to get to Long Beach faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 4 hours and 18 minutes to get from San Diego to Long Beach.

Going from San Diego to Long Beach by train takes over 9 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 Friday trains from San Diego to Long Beach 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between San Diego to Long Beach

Typically there are 9 schedules to compare for your trip to Long Beach. One train carrier operates regular service on the San Diego to Long Beach route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between San Diego to Long Beach, usually offering 9 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from San Diego to Long Beach, 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.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from San Diego to Long Beach, which start at $13.00.

One train carrier connects San Diego to Long Beach

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from San Diego to Long Beach start from $50.10, and on average cost $50.68. Daily there are 9 Amtrak schedules to Long Beach. Amtrak in San Diego leaves from 4005 Taylor St and one other station. And in Long Beach trains arrive at Shelter 'A' - 107 East First Street,

From San Diego to Long Beach train travel on Amtrak takes 9 hours and 5 minutes. If you are looking to get to Long Beach faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 18 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 7 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $50.93 for a one-way train ticket to Long Beach.

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Avg. Time
9h 5m
Avg. Price
$50.68

Plan your next adventure:

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Long Beach that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in San Diego serving this route is 1050 Kettner Blvd, 4005 Taylor St.
  • 1050 Kettner Blvd
  • 4005 Taylor St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Long Beach from San Diego., The busiest departure station in San Diego serving this route is Shelter 'A' - 107 East First Street.
  • Shelter 'A' - 107 East First Street