Cheap train tickets from Miami to San Francisco

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How much are train tickets from Miami to San Francisco?

Lowest Price$316.00
Fastest107h 45m
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Miami to San Francisco?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Miami to San Francisco 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 Miami to San Francisco was $319.50. 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 ride from Miami to San Francisco?

The distance between Miami and San Francisco is approximately 2592.44 miles, or 4171.08 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 107 hours and 50 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 107 hours and 45 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Miami to San Francisco?

On Monday trains from Miami to San Francisco 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Miami to San Francisco?

Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to San Francisco. One train carrier operates regular service on the Miami to San Francisco route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Miami to San Francisco, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Miami to San Francisco, 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 Miami to San Francisco, which start at $135.00.

One train company connects Miami to San Francisco

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Miami to San Francisco start from $316.00, and on average cost $405.21. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to San Francisco. Amtrak in Miami leaves from 8303 NW 37th Ave, And in San Francisco trains arrive at 425 Mission St and one other train station.

From Miami to San Francisco train travel on Amtrak takes 107 hours and 50 minutes. If you are looking to get to San Francisco faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 107 hours and 45 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $380.25 for a one-way train ticket to San Francisco.

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Avg. Time
4d 11h 50m
Avg. Price
$405.21

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Miami on their way to San Francisco:
  • 8303 NW 37th Ave
There are 2 different stations where trains from Miami arrive in San Francisco. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving train stations in San Francisco:
  • 425 Mission St
  • Beach St and The Embarcadero Pier 39 - Fisherman's Wharf