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Los Angeles to San Diego

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Sun, Nov 19
$33
Mon, Nov 20
$33
Tue, Nov 21
$33
Wed, Nov 22
$41
Thu, Nov 23
$41
Fri, Nov 24
$41
Sat, Nov 25
$41
Sun, Nov 26
$41
Mon, Nov 27
$33
Tue, Nov 28
$33
Wed, Nov 29
$33
Thu, Nov 30
$33
Fri, Dec 1
$33
Sat, Dec 2
$33

Upcoming train trips on Mon, Nov 20 See all

5:10pm
2h 22m
7:32pm
$33.00 Amtrak
Los Angeles, CA, US
San Diego, CA, US
7:15pm
2h 24m
9:39pm
$33.00 Amtrak
Los Angeles, CA, US
San Diego, CA, US
10:13pm
2h 12m
12:25am
$33.00 Amtrak
Los Angeles, CA, US
San Diego, CA, US

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TRAVELING FROM Los Angeles TO San Diego BY train

AVERAGE PRICE

$39

FASTEST TIME

2h 12m

TRIPS PER DAY

52

train CARRIERS

1

How can I get the cheapest train ticket from Los Angeles to San Diego?

Wanderu makes it simple to get cheap train tickets by searching prices and itineraries for 70+ bus and train lines in 20+ countries. Comparing your options and booking as early as possible is the best way to get the cheapest train ticket from Los Angeles to San Diego. Based on historic trends, the lowest average train fare from Los Angeles to San Diego has been $37MX$708CA$48€32£28kn240Kč811zł134CHF37. By booking 30 days in advance, tickets are typically $3MX$53CA$4€2£2kn18Kč61zł10CHF3 cheaper than those booked at the last minute.

When is the best time to travel from Los Angeles to San Diego?

The busiest time of the week for travel to San Diego from Los Angeles by train is at 2pm on Friday. If you plan to travel around this time, book your tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

9pm on Friday is when the least number of people travel by train on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, departing around this time is your best chance to be on an uncrowded train.

BUSIEST ON

Fri

LEAST BUSY ON

Fri

How many daily train trips are there from Los Angeles to San Diego?
TRIPS PER DAY

52

DIRECT TRIPS

39

EARLIEST DEPARTURE

5am

LATEST DEPARTURE

10pm

On average, there are 52 train trips from Los Angeles to San Diego every day. Amtrak schedules have the most departures from Los Angeles to San Diego, with an average of 52 trips per day, and 1070 trips per month.

If you're looking for more travel options, you may also want to view Los Angeles to San Diego bus schedules.

Train lines that have service on this route offer WIFI and power outlets.

How long is the train ride from Los Angeles to San Diego? On average, a train trip from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 3h 33m to make the 111.5 mi - 179.5 km journey. Amtrak has the fastest advertised travel time of 2h 12m to get from Los Angeles to San Diego.

Train lines that run from Los Angeles to San Diego

Getting from Los Angeles to San Diego by Amtrak Train:

Amtrak is USA's premier train carrier. Serving both the coasts as well as taking travelers from east to west and back, amtrak is both a convenient and comfortable way to travel.

Avg. time 3h 33m
Avg. price $39