Los Angeles, CA to San Diego, CA train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Los Angeles, CA to San Diego, CA

Showing times and prices for May 31

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

2 h 38 m

Average

2 h 47 m

Trains per day

20

Distance

180 km

Cheap train tickets from Los Angeles, CA to start from $40 with an average ticket price of $40.

The fastest train from Los Angeles, CA to takes 2h 38m in comparison to an average duration of 2h 47m and covers a distance of 180 km.

20 trains that leave Los Angeles, CA for every day with 20 travelling directly.

Cheapest
Amtrak
03:10PM2h40
Union Station, Los Angeles, CA
05:50PMOld Town Station, San Diego, CA
$401One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Amtrak
05:10PM2h40
Union Station, Los Angeles, CA
07:50PMOld Town Station, San Diego, CA
$401One-way
0 transfers
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Amtrak
07:10AM2h40
Union Station, Los Angeles, CA
09:50AMOld Town Station, San Diego, CA
$401One-way
0 transfers
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Amtrak
10:10AM2h43
Union Station, Los Angeles, CA
12:53PMOld Town Station, San Diego, CA
$401One-way
0 transfers
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Amtrak
06:10AM2h40
Union Station, Los Angeles, CA
08:50AMOld Town Station, San Diego, CA
$401One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Los Angeles, CA to San Diego, CA

distanceDistance111 miles (179 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 38 min
priceAverage train ticket price$43 (€37)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Los Angeles, CA to San Diego, CA cover the 111 miles (179 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 38 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $39 (€34), but the average price of train tickets is $43 (€37).

Train providers: Amtrak from Los Angeles, CA to San Diego, CA trains

You can travel by train to San Diego, CA from Los Angeles, CA with Amtrak for as low as $39 (€34). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Amtrak is the main train company in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak trains running daily, you can travel by train across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela train for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveler’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your train journey between Los Angeles, CA and San Diego, CA, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Train information from Los Angeles, CA to San Diego, CA with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 38 min
  • Cheapest Price: $39
  • Amtrak frequency: 8 a day

FAQs: Trains from Los Angeles, CA to San Diego, CA

FAQs: Travel by train from Los Angeles, CA to San Diego, CA 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 Los Angeles, CA to San Diego, CA.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Los Angeles, CA to San Diego, CA can start from as little as $39 (€34) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Los Angeles, CA to San Diego, CA is $43 (€37); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Los Angeles, CA to San Diego, CA is 2 h 38 min   to travel the 111 mile (179 km) long route, with around there are 8 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Los Angeles, CA to San Diego, CA leaves at 5: 10 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Los Angeles, CA to San Diego, CA leaves at 10: 10 PM.
Yes, there are 8 direct trains a day from Los Angeles, CA to San Diego, CA with Amtrak. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
When taking a train from Los Angeles, CA to San Diego, CA, you can count on Amtrak for the best way to get you to San Diego, CA. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Los Angeles, CA and San Diego, CA and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 10 PM.
A trip to San Diego, CA from Los Angeles, CA is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 38 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Los Angeles, CA to San Diego, CA by train is January.
You have options as you can travel to San Diego, CA from Los Angeles, CA 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.

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