Cheap Portland ME to Los Angeles  train tickets

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How much are Portland ME to Los Angeles train tickets?

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How to find cheap train tickets from Portland ME to Los Angeles ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Portland to Los Angeles 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 Portland to Los Angeles was $265.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 28 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $5.00 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 Portland ME to Los Angeles ? How far is Portland ME to Los Angeles ?

The distance between Portland ME to Los Angeles is 2628.76 miles or 4229.51 km. A train trip from Portland ME to Los Angeles typically takes 83 hours and 38 minutes. If you are looking to get to Los Angeles faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 75 hours and 10 minutes to get from Portland to Los Angeles.

Going from Portland to Los Angeles by train takes over 83 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 Portland to Los Angeles 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Portland ME to Los Angeles

Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Los Angeles. One train carrier operates regular service on the Portland to Los Angeles route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Portland to Los Angeles, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Portland to Los Angeles, 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 Portland ME to Los Angeles, which start at $163.00.

One train carrier connects Portland to Los Angeles

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Portland to Los Angeles start from $217.00, and on average cost $294.68. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Los Angeles. Amtrak in Portland leaves from 100 Thompsons Pt Rd, And in Los Angeles trains arrive at Union Station and 4 other train stations.

From Portland to Los Angeles train travel on Amtrak takes 83 hours and 39 minutes. If you are looking to get to Los Angeles faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 75 hours and 10 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Los Angeles on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $303.33 for a one-way weekend reservation from Portland.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Portland on their way to Los Angeles. The busiest departure station in Portland serving this route is 100 Thompsons Pt Rd.
  • 100 Thompsons Pt Rd
There are 5 different stations where trains arrive to in Los Angeles. 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 Portland serving this route is Union Station, 10040 Old Depot Plaza Rd, Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd, Catalina Express Terminal, 931 S Gaffey St.
  • Union Station
  • 10040 Old Depot Plaza Rd
  • Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd
  • Catalina Express Terminal
  • 931 S Gaffey St