Cheap Austin to Los Angeles  train tickets

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How much are Austin to Los Angeles train tickets?

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How to find cheap train tickets from Austin to Los Angeles ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Austin 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 Austin to Los Angeles was $203.16. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 29 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $84.43 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 Austin to Los Angeles ? How far is Austin to Los Angeles ?

The distance between Austin to Los Angeles is 1225.75 miles or 1972.16 km. A train trip from Austin to Los Angeles typically takes 54 hours and 33 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 37 hours and 5 minutes to get from Austin to Los Angeles.

Going from Austin to Los Angeles by train takes over 54 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 Sunday trains from Austin 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Austin to Los Angeles

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Los Angeles. On the route to Los Angeles 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Austin to Los Angeles, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Los Angeles with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Austin to Los Angeles, which start at $127.00.

Austin to Los Angeles is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Austin to Los Angeles start from $126.00, and on average cost $242.26. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Los Angeles. Amtrak in Austin leaves from 250 N Lamar Blvd, And in Los Angeles trains arrive at Union Station and 2 other train stations.

From Austin to Los Angeles train travel on Amtrak takes 58 hours and 36 minutes. If you are looking to get to Los Angeles faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 37 hours and 5 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $232.85 for a one-way train ticket to Los Angeles.

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Avg. Time
2d 10h 36m
Avg. Price
$242.26

Amtrak Texas Eagle

Amtrak Texas Eagle train tickets from Austin to Los Angeles start from $126.00, and on average cost $145.11. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Texas Eagle schedules to Los Angeles. Amtrak Texas Eagle in Austin leaves from 250 N Lamar Blvd, And in Los Angeles trains arrive at Union Station,

From Austin to Los Angeles train travel on Amtrak Texas Eagle takes 37 hours and 7 minutes. If you are looking to get to Los Angeles faster, Amtrak Texas Eagle offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 37 hours and 5 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Los Angeles on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Texas Eagle scheduled trip per day, which will cost $145.17 for a one-way weekend reservation from Austin.

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Avg. Time
1d 13h 7m
Avg. Price
$145.11

Plan your next adventure:

There is one train station from which trains depart Austin on their way to Los Angeles. The busiest departure station in Austin serving this route is 250 N Lamar Blvd.
  • 250 N Lamar Blvd
There are 3 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 Austin serving this route is Union Station, Catalina Express Terminal, 931 S Gaffey St.
  • Union Station
  • Catalina Express Terminal
  • 931 S Gaffey St