Cheap Baltimore to San Diegotrain tickets

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How much are Baltimore to San Diego train tickets?

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How to find cheap train tickets from Baltimore to San Diego?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Baltimore to San Diego 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 Baltimore to San Diego was $234.65. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 23 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $49.45 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 Baltimore to San Diego? How far is Baltimore to San Diego?

The distance between Baltimore and San Diego is 2293.16 miles or 3689.55 km. A train trip from Baltimore to San Diego typically takes 75 hours, If you are looking to get to San Diego faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 72 hours and 58 minutes to get from Baltimore to San Diego.

Going from Baltimore to San Diego by train takes over 75 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 Friday trains from Baltimore to San Diego 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Baltimore to San Diego

Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to San Diego. One train carrier operates regular service on the Baltimore to San Diego route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Baltimore to San Diego, usually offering 4 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Baltimore to San Diego, 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 Baltimore to San Diego, which start at $186.00.

One train carrier connects Baltimore to San Diego

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Baltimore to San Diego start from $221.10, and on average cost $321.26. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to San Diego. Amtrak in Baltimore leaves from Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St and one other station. And in San Diego trains arrive at 4005 Taylor St and one other train station.

From Baltimore to San Diego train travel on Amtrak takes 74 hours and 50 minutes. If you are looking to get to San Diego faster, Amtrak offers more express-schedule options with a travel time of 73 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 6 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $345.13 for a one-way train ticket to San Diego.

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Avg. Time
2h 50m
Avg. Price
$321.26

Plan your next adventure:

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to San Diego that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Baltimore serving this route is Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St, Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI).
  • Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St
  • Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI)
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in San Diego. 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 Baltimore serving this route is 4005 Taylor St, 1050 Kettner Blvd.
  • 4005 Taylor St
  • 1050 Kettner Blvd