Boston to Los Angeles train

Cheap train tickets from Boston to Los Angeles

Showing times and prices for Oct 06

Cheapest

235

Average

244

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Amtrak
04:57PMBoston70h03 03:00PMLos Angeles
0 transfers
2351One-way
Amtrak
04:50PMBoston70h10 03:00PMLos Angeles
0 transfers
2521One-way

Train schedule from Boston to Los Angeles

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Amtrak
04:50PMBoston70h10 03:00PMLos Angeles
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Amtrak
04:57PMBoston70h03 03:00PMLos Angeles
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Fastest train times from Boston to Los Angeles

Showing times and prices for Oct 06

Fastest Journey

2d 22 h 3 m

Average

2d 22 h 6 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

4170 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Boston for Los Angeles every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Amtrak
04:57PMBoston70h03 03:00PMLos Angeles
0 transfers
2351One-way
Amtrak
04:50PMBoston70h10 03:00PMLos Angeles
0 transfers
2521One-way

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Overview: Train from Boston to Los Angeles

distanceDistance2585 miles (4169 km)
durationAverage train duration70 h 3 min
priceAverage train ticket price$270 (€255)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Boston to Los Angeles cover the 2585 miles (4169 km) long route taking on average 70 h 3 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $270 (€255), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $264 (€250).

Train providers: Amtrak from Boston to Los Angeles trains

Amtrak trains will get you from Boston to Los Angeles from $264 (€250). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Amtrak

Amtrak is the main train company in the United States operating medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 US states as well as in 3 Canadian provinces. There are over 300 Amtrak trains running daily. With Amtrak you can travel by train across the country and explore destinations near and far with routes such as the Northeast Regional connecting cities in the East Coast, the Coast Starlight connecting destinations up and down the West Coast, the Empire Builder connecting Chicago and Midwestern cities to the Northwest, and many more. Amtrak offers different class options suiting any budget, from Coach Class to Business Class, First Class, and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium for you to book for your next train journey from Boston to Los Angeles.

  • Average Price: $264

Travel Tips: Trains from Boston to Los Angeles

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Los Angeles easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Boston to Los Angeles.
FAQs
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Los Angeles from Boston for the next 7 days starting from $264 (€250)  one way.
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Boston to Los Angeles train to cost on average $270 (€255)  one way.
The train distance from Boston to Los Angeles is around 2585 miles (4169 km).
The train time between Boston and Los Angeles is on average 70 h 3 min  for the 2585 miles (4169 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Los Angeles from Boston by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
When taking a train from Boston to Los Angeles, you can count on Amtrak for the best way to get you to Los Angeles. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Los Angeles from Boston and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The earliest train departing from Boston to Los Angeles leaves at 12: 35 PM. The last train departing from Boston to Los Angeles leaves at 4: 57 PM. You can find the latest Boston to Los Angeles train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you purchase a train ticket from Boston to Los Angeles within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $270 (€255) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Los Angeles from Boston are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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