Book train Tickets from

San Diego to Los Angeles

Sat, Apr 29
$37
Sun, Apr 30
$37
Mon, May 1
$33
Tue, May 2
$33
Wed, May 3
$33
Thu, May 4
$33
Fri, May 5
$33
Sat, May 6
$33
Sun, May 7
$33
Mon, May 8
$33
Tue, May 9
$33
Wed, May 10
$33
Thu, May 11
$33
Fri, May 12
$33

Upcoming train trips on Sun, Apr 30 See all

5:45am
3h 59m
9:44am
$40.00 Amtrak
San Diego, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
5:45am
3h 6m
8:51am
$37.00 Amtrak
San Diego, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
8:50am
4h 10m
1:00pm
$40.00 Amtrak
San Diego, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
8:50am
3h 17m
12:07pm
$37.00 Amtrak
San Diego, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
11:30am
4h 6m
3:36pm
$40.00 Amtrak
San Diego, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
11:30am
3h 10m
2:40pm
$37.00 Amtrak
San Diego, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
1:10pm
3h 11m
4:21pm
$37.00 Amtrak
San Diego, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
3:30pm
4h 17m
7:47pm
$40.00 Amtrak
San Diego, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
3:30pm
3h 25m
6:55pm
$37.00 Amtrak
San Diego, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
6:25pm
3h 10m
9:35pm
$37.00 Amtrak
San Diego, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
8:40pm
3h 12m
11:52pm
$37.00 Amtrak
San Diego, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
9:45pm
10h 23m
8:08am
$40.00 Amtrak
San Diego, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US

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TRAVELING FROM San Diego TO Los Angeles BY train

AVERAGE PRICE

$39

FASTEST TIME

2h 23m

TRIPS PER DAY

49

train CARRIERS

1

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

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 San Diego to Los Angeles. Based on historic trends, the lowest average train fare from San Diego to Los Angeles has been $38MX$720CA$52€35£30zł149CHF38. By booking 30 days in advance, tickets are typically $1MX$17CA$1€1£1zł3CHF1 cheaper than those booked at the last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel to Los Angeles from San Diego by train is at 6pm on Sunday. If you plan to travel around this time, book your tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

12pm on Monday 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

Mon

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

49

DIRECT TRIPS

33

EARLIEST DEPARTURE

4am

LATEST DEPARTURE

9pm

On average, there are 49 train trips from San Diego to Los Angeles every day. Amtrak schedules have the most departures from San Diego to Los Angeles, with an average of 49 trips per day, and 951 trips per month.

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

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

How long is the train ride from San Diego to Los Angeles? On average, a train trip from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 3h 44m to make the 111.5 mi - 179.5 km journey. Amtrak has the fastest advertised travel time of 2h 23m to get from San Diego to Los Angeles.

Train lines that run from San Diego to Los Angeles

Getting from San Diego to Los Angeles 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 44m
Avg. price $39