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How much are train tickets from Visalia to San Diego?

Lowest Price$48.50
Fastest Train8h 39m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines1
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Visalia-San Diego Train Schedule

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Visalia to San Diego right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Can you take a train all the way from Visalia to San Diego?

While the train is the main method of transportation from Visalia to San Diego, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Visalia to San Diego?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $49.00 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Visalia to San Diego.

How long is the train journey from Visalia to San Diego?

The distance between Visalia and San Diego is approximately 278 miles, or 447 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 8 hours and 47 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 8 hours and 39 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Visalia to San Diego are the most crowded on Saturday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Saturday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Visalia at 11:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 11:00am. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Visalia to San Diego?

Trains leave the station in Visalia twice a day, so thre are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you change trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from San Diego to Visalia. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Visalia to San Diego for $49.00.

What train services are there from Visalia to San Diego?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Visalia to San Diego. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak28h 47m$49.00

Where is the train station in Visalia?

There is one train station in Visalia:

  • Visalia Transit Ctr - 425 E Oak St

Where is the train station in San Diego?

San Diego receives travelers from Visalia at its two active train stations:

  • 1050 Kettner Blvd
  • 4005 Taylor St

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