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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Miami to Los Angeles?

Lowest Price$320.00
Fastest Train98h 50m
Trains Per Day5
Train Lines1
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Price trends for trains from Miami to Los Angeles

Average prices by travel date

$345$230$115JunJun

Monthly average prices

$450$360$270$180$90ASONDJFMAMJJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$450$360$270$180$903020100

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Miami to Los Angeles 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.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Miami to Los Angeles?

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, $325.39 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Miami to Los Angeles. By booking your trip 25 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $82.15 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from Miami to Los Angeles?

The distance between Miami and Los Angeles is approximately 2336 miles, or 3759 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 101 hours and 44 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 98 hours and 50 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 Miami to Los Angeles are the most crowded on Wednesday. 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 Miami at 8:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 8:00am. 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 Miami to Los Angeles?

There are 5 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Los Angeles to Miami. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Miami to Los Angeles for $138.00.

What train services are there from Miami to Los Angeles?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Miami to Los Angeles. However, there are 5 trains per day to choose from.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak54d 5h 44m$337.86

Where is the train station in Miami?

There is one train station in Miami:

  • 8303 NW 37th Ave

Where is the train station in Los Angeles?

There are more train stations and stops in Los Angeles than most cities. Most trains from Miami will stop at one (or more) of the 3 following stations in Los Angeles:

  • Union Station
  • Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd
  • 10040 Old Depot Plaza Rd

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