Cheap Salt Lake City to San Diego train tickets

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How much are Salt Lake City to San Diego train tickets?

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How to find cheap train tickets from Salt Lake City to San Diego ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Salt Lake City 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 Salt Lake City to San Diego was $159.50. 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 journey from Salt Lake City to San Diego ? How far is Salt Lake City to San Diego ?

The distance between Salt Lake City to San Diego is 627.84 miles or 1010.15 km. A train trip from Salt Lake City to San Diego typically takes 32 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 31 hours and 30 minutes to get from Salt Lake City to San Diego.

Going from Salt Lake City to San Diego by train takes over 32 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 Salt Lake City 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Salt Lake City to San Diego

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Salt Lake City to San Diego route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Salt Lake City to San Diego, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Salt Lake City 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 Salt Lake City to San Diego, which start at $97.00.

One train carrier connects Salt Lake City to San Diego

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Salt Lake City to San Diego start from $159.50, and on average cost $159.50. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to San Diego. Amtrak in Salt Lake City leaves from 340 S 600 W, And in San Diego trains arrive at 1050 Kettner Blvd,

From Salt Lake City to San Diego train travel on Amtrak takes 31 hours and 30 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to San Diego on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $159.50 for a one-way weekend reservation from Salt Lake City.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Salt Lake City on their way to San Diego. The busiest departure station in Salt Lake City serving this route is 340 S 600 W.
  • 340 S 600 W
There is one train station where trains arrive in San Diego from Salt Lake City., The busiest departure station in Salt Lake City serving this route is 1050 Kettner Blvd.
  • 1050 Kettner Blvd