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San Francisco to Los Angeles

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TRAVELING FROM San Francisco TO Los Angeles BY train

AVERAGE PRICE

$60

FASTEST TIME

9h 4m

TRIPS PER DAY

30

train CARRIERS

1

Thu, Apr 26
$59
Fri, Apr 27
$59
Sat, Apr 28
$59
Sun, Apr 29
$59
Mon, Apr 30
$59
Tue, May 1
$59
Wed, May 2
$59
Thu, May 3
$59
Fri, May 4
$59
Sat, May 5
$52
Sun, May 6
$59
Mon, May 7
$52
Tue, May 8
$52
Wed, May 9
$59

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How can I get the cheapest train ticket from San Francisco 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 Francisco to Los Angeles. Based on historic trends, the lowest average train fare from San Francisco to Los Angeles has been $59MX$1,110CA$76€48£42kn358Kč1,230zł204CHF58. By booking 19 days in advance, tickets are typically $4MX$83CA$6€4£3kn27Kč92zł15CHF4 cheaper than those booked at the last minute.

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

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

5pm on Wednesday 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

Wed

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

30

DIRECT TRIPS

0

EARLIEST DEPARTURE

4am

LATEST DEPARTURE

10pm

On average, there are 30 train trips from San Francisco to Los Angeles every day. Amtrak schedules have the most departures from San Francisco to Los Angeles, with an average of 30 trips per day, and 812 trips per month.

If you're looking for more travel options, you may also want to view San Francisco 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 Francisco to Los Angeles? On average, a train trip from San Francisco to Los Angeles takes 10h 26m to make the 347.6 mi - 559.3 km journey. Amtrak has the fastest advertised travel time of 9h 4m to get from San Francisco to Los Angeles.

Train lines that run from San Francisco to Los Angeles

Getting from San Francisco 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 10h 26m
Avg. price $60