New York City to San Francisco, CA train

Cheap train tickets from New York City to San Francisco, CA

Showing times and prices for Sep 28

Cheapest

183

Average

195

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
07:40PMNew York City76h25 12:05AMSan Francisco, CA
0 transfers
1831One-way
Amtrak
10:45AMNew York City85h20 12:05AMSan Francisco, CA
0 transfers
1841One-way
Amtrak
01:35PMNew York City82h30 12:05AMSan Francisco, CA
0 transfers
2181One-way

Train schedule from New York City to San Francisco, CA

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, September 28
Amtrak
10:45AMNew York City85h20 12:05AMSan Francisco, CA
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Amtrak
01:35PMNew York City82h30 12:05AMSan Francisco, CA
0 transfers
Amtrak
07:40PMNew York City76h25 12:05AMSan Francisco, CA
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from New York City to San Francisco, CA

Showing times and prices for Sep 28

Fastest Journey

3d 4 h 25 m

Average

3d 9 h 25 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

4129 km

Of the 3 trains that leave New York City for San Francisco, CA every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Amtrak
07:40PMNew York City76h25 12:05AMSan Francisco, CA
0 transfers
1831One-way
Amtrak
01:35PMNew York City82h30 12:05AMSan Francisco, CA
0 transfers
2181One-way
Amtrak
10:45AMNew York City85h20 12:05AMSan Francisco, CA
0 transfers
1841One-way

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Overview: Train from New York City to San Francisco, CA

distanceDistance2560 miles (4129 km)
durationAverage train duration82 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price$200 (€195)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from New York City to San Francisco, CA cover the 2560 miles (4129 km) long journey taking on average 82 h 30 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $188 (€184), but the average price of train tickets is $200 (€195).

Train companies: Amtrak from New York City to San Francisco, CA trains

Travel from New York City to San Francisco, CA from $188 (€184) with Omio’s train partners Amtrak! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

Amtrak

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 New York City and San Francisco, CA, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

  • Average Price: $188

Travel Tips: Trains from New York City to San Francisco, CA

Travel by train to San Francisco, 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 New York City to San Francisco, CA.
FAQs
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between New York City and San Francisco, CA for the next 7 days starting from $188 (€184)  one way.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $200 (€195)  for a train ticket between New York City and San Francisco, CA.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from New York City to San Francisco, CA by train to be approximately 2560 miles (4129 km).
On average the New York City to San Francisco, CA train time is 82 h 30 min  covering the 2560 miles (4129 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
For the journey from New York City to San Francisco, CA you can take a train with Amtrak. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from New York City to San Francisco, CA on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
You can take the earliest train from New York City to San Francisco, CA at 10: 45 AM   or take the last train from New York City to San Francisco, CA leaving at 7: 40 PM. Look for the latest New York City to San Francisco, CA train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
The price of a one way train ticket from New York City to San Francisco, CA is on average $200 (€195) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets between New York City and San Francisco, CA available a few months in advance.

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