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.
The average ticket from New York City to Los Angeles will cost around $ 499 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 499.
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3d 18 h 20 m
3d 18 h 20 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||71 h 25 min|
|Average train ticket price||$328 (€273)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
Trains from New York City to Los Angeles cover the 2440 miles (3935 km) long trip taking on average 71 h 25 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $328 (€273), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $267 (€223).
Travel from New York City to Los Angeles from $267 (€223) with Omio’s train partners Amtrak! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.
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 New York City to Los Angeles.
New York City to Los Angeles train information with Amtrak:
When you buy your Amtrak train tickets between New York City and Los Angeles don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:
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