Cheap San Francisco to Irvine train tickets

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How much are San Francisco to Irvine train tickets?

Lowest Price$57.00
Fastest11h 10m
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How to find cheap train tickets from San Francisco to Irvine ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from San Francisco to Irvine 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 Francisco to Irvine was $62.00. 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 $2.89 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 San Francisco to Irvine ? How far is San Francisco to Irvine ?

The distance between San Francisco to Irvine is 383.75 miles or 617.43 km. A train trip from San Francisco to Irvine typically takes 14 hours and 49 minutes. If you are looking to get to Irvine faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 11 hours and 10 minutes to get from San Francisco to Irvine.

Going from San Francisco to Irvine by train takes over 14 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 Francisco to Irvine 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 Francisco to Irvine

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

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from San Francisco to Irvine start from $57.00, and on average cost $66.44. Daily there are 9 Amtrak schedules to Irvine. Amtrak in San Francisco leaves from Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St and 3 other stations. And in Irvine trains arrive at Irvine Transp Ctr - 15215 Barranca Pkwy,

From San Francisco to Irvine train travel on Amtrak takes 14 hours and 50 minutes. If you are looking to get to Irvine faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 11 hours and 10 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 7 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $66.69 for a one-way train ticket to Irvine.

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Avg. Time
14h 50m
Avg. Price
$66.44

Plan your next adventure:

There are 4 different stations that serve train trips to Irvine that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in San Francisco serving this route is Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St, Beach St and The Embarcadero Pier 39 - Fisherman's Wharf, 5 Embarcadero Ctr - Corner of California & Drumm St, 835 Market St.
  • Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St
  • Beach St and The Embarcadero Pier 39 - Fisherman's Wharf
  • 5 Embarcadero Ctr - Corner of California & Drumm St
  • 835 Market St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Irvine from San Francisco., The busiest departure station in San Francisco serving this route is Irvine Transp Ctr - 15215 Barranca Pkwy.
  • Irvine Transp Ctr - 15215 Barranca Pkwy