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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Reno 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. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep 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 Reno to Los Angeles?
What is the price of a train ticket from Reno to Los Angeles?
In the last month, $92.70 was the average price of a train ticket from Reno, NV to Los Angeles, CA. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 10 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $21.92 more than that for a same-day booking.
How long is the train journey from Reno to Los Angeles?
The distance between Reno and Los Angeles is approximately 388 miles, or 625 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 15 hours and 39 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 14 hours and 35 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 Reno to Los Angeles are the most crowded on Friday. 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 Tuesday 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 Reno 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.
Is there a direct train from Reno to Los Angeles?
Trains leave the station in Reno twice a day, so there 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.
Which train should you take from Reno to Los Angeles?
Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Reno, Nevada to Los Angeles, California. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.
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Amtrak train tickets from Reno to Los Angeles start from $83, and on average cost $97. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Los Angeles. Amtrak in Reno leaves from 280 N Center St, And in Los Angeles trains arrive at Union Station and one other train station. From Reno to Los Angeles train travel on Amtrak takes 15 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 14 hours and 35 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Los Angeles.
Where is the train station in Reno?
There is one train station in Reno:
- 280 N Center St
Where is the train station in Los Angeles?
Los Angeles receives travelers from Reno at its two active train stations:
- Union Station
- 592 Gayley Ave
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