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Los Angeles to San Francisco

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Sat, Nov 18
$59
Sun, Nov 19
$59
Mon, Nov 20
$59
Tue, Nov 21
$59
Wed, Nov 22
$68
Thu, Nov 23
$59
Fri, Nov 24
$59
Sat, Nov 25
$59
Sun, Nov 26
$68
Mon, Nov 27
$59
Tue, Nov 28
$59
Wed, Nov 29
$59
Thu, Nov 30
$59
Fri, Dec 1
$59

Upcoming train trips on Sun, Nov 19 See all

1:15am
9h 50m
11:05am
$59.00 Amtrak
Los Angeles, CA, US
San Francisco, CA, US
1:15am
9h 35m
10:50am
$59.00 Amtrak
Los Angeles, CA, US
San Francisco, CA, US
1:15am
9h 35m
10:50am
$59.00 Amtrak
Los Angeles, CA, US
San Francisco, CA, US

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TRAVELING FROM Los Angeles TO San Francisco BY train

AVERAGE PRICE

$62

FASTEST TIME

9h 10m

TRIPS PER DAY

38

train CARRIERS

1

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

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 Francisco. Based on historic trends, the lowest average train fare from Los Angeles to San Francisco has been $59MX$1,120CA$76€50£45kn380Kč1,284zł213CHF59. By booking 30 days in advance, tickets are typically $10MX$181CA$12€8£7kn61Kč208zł34CHF9 cheaper than those booked at the last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel to San Francisco from Los Angeles by train is at 7pm on Sunday. If you plan to travel around this time, book your tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

8am on Tuesday 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

Sun

LEAST BUSY ON

Tue

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

38

DIRECT TRIPS

0

EARLIEST DEPARTURE

12am

LATEST DEPARTURE

7pm

On average, there are 38 train trips from Los Angeles to San Francisco every day. Amtrak schedules have the most departures from Los Angeles to San Francisco, with an average of 38 trips per day, and 781 trips per month.

If you're looking for more travel options, you may also want to view Los Angeles to San Francisco 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 Francisco? On average, a train trip from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 10h 33m to make the 347.6 mi - 559.3 km journey. Amtrak has the fastest advertised travel time of 9h 10m to get from Los Angeles to San Francisco.

Train lines that run from Los Angeles to San Francisco

Getting from Los Angeles to San Francisco 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 10h 33m
Avg. price $62