The best way to find a cheap train ticket from New York City to Los Angeles is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
This is the last train of the day.
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2d 19 h 20 m
3d 10 h 48 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from New York City to Los Angeles without transferring at least once.
|Distance||2440 miles (3935 km)|
|Average train duration||67 h 20 min|
|Average train ticket price||$513 (€439)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
Trains from New York City to Los Angeles cover the 2440 miles (3935 km) long trip taking on average 67 h 20 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $301 (€258), but the average price of train tickets is $513 (€439).
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Amtrak is a passenger train service based in the United States. It operates more than 300 trains daily including trains from New York City to Los Angeles, connecting more than 500 destinations in 46 states and three Canadian provinces. Amtrak offers a variety of train types, including the Acela Express, Northeast Regional, Keystone Service, and the Auto Train. The Acela Express is the fastest train, reaching speeds of up to 150 mph. The Northeast Regional is the most popular, offering frequent service between major cities in the Northeast. The Keystone Service is a regional service connecting Philadelphia and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The Auto Train is a unique service that allows passengers to transport their cars along with them. Amtrak offers a variety of ticket types, including Saver, Value, Flexible, and Business Class. Saver tickets are the most affordable, while Business Class tickets offer the most amenities, such as complimentary meals and access to the Amtrak Metropolitan Lounge. Onboard facilities vary by train type, but all Amtrak trains offer comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, and power outlets. The most popular routes for Amtrak include the Northeast Corridor, which runs between Washington, D. C. And Boston, and the Pacific Surfliner, which runs between San Diego and San Luis Obispo, California. Other popular routes include the Capitol Corridor, which runs between San Jose and Sacramento, California, and the Empire Builder, which runs between Chicago and Seattle.
Train information from New York City to Los Angeles with Amtrak:
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