Cheap San Diego to Las Vegas  train tickets

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How much are San Diego to Las Vegas train tickets?

Lowest Price$81.75
Fastest8h 58m
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How to find cheap train tickets from San Diego to Las Vegas ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from San Diego to Las Vegas 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 Las Vegas was $82.97. 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 Las Vegas ? How far is San Diego to Las Vegas ?

The distance between San Diego to Las Vegas is 265.13 miles or 426.58 km. A train trip from San Diego to Las Vegas typically takes 11 hours and 33 minutes. If you are looking to get to Las Vegas faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 8 hours and 58 minutes to get from San Diego to Las Vegas.

Going from San Diego to Las Vegas by train takes over 11 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 Thursday trains from San Diego to Las Vegas 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 Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between San Diego to Las Vegas

Typically there are 8 schedules to compare for your trip to Las Vegas. One train carrier operates regular service on the San Diego to Las Vegas route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between San Diego to Las Vegas, usually offering 8 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from San Diego to Las Vegas, 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 Las Vegas, which start at $29.00.

One train carrier connects San Diego to Las Vegas

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from San Diego to Las Vegas start from $81.75, and on average cost $83.26. Daily there are 8 Amtrak schedules to Las Vegas. Amtrak in San Diego leaves from 1050 Kettner Blvd and one other station. And in Las Vegas trains arrive at Bus Terminal - 200 S Main St and one other train station.

From San Diego to Las Vegas train travel on Amtrak takes 11 hours and 33 minutes. If you are looking to get to Las Vegas faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 58 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $84.08 for a one-way train ticket to Las Vegas.

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Avg. Time
11h 33m
Avg. Price
$83.26

Plan your next adventure:

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Las Vegas that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in San Diego serving this route is 4005 Taylor St, 1050 Kettner Blvd.
  • 4005 Taylor St
  • 1050 Kettner Blvd
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Las Vegas. 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 San Diego serving this route is Bus Terminal - 200 S Main St, South Strip Transfer Terminal.
  • Bus Terminal - 200 S Main St
  • South Strip Transfer Terminal