San Diego to Santa Ana, CA train

Cheap train tickets from San Diego to Santa Ana, CA

Showing times and prices for Aug 18

Cheapest

30

Average

30

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.

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12:10PMOld Town Station1h49 01:59PMSanta Ana Station
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301One-way
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06:10AMOld Town Station1h49 07:59AMSanta Ana Station
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301One-way
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02:10PMOld Town Station1h49 03:59PMSanta Ana Station
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301One-way
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03:10PMOld Town Station1h52 05:02PMSanta Ana Station
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301One-way
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09:10PMOld Town Station1h49 10:59PMSanta Ana Station
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301One-way

Train schedule from San Diego to Santa Ana, CA

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04:01AMSanta Fe Depot1h58 05:59AMSanta Ana Station
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04:10AMOld Town Station1h49 05:59AMSanta Ana Station
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06:01AMSanta Fe Depot1h58 07:59AMSanta Ana Station
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06:10AMOld Town Station1h49 07:59AMSanta Ana Station
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07:01AMSanta Fe Depot1h58 08:59AMSanta Ana Station
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07:10AMOld Town Station1h49 08:59AMSanta Ana Station
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10:01AMSanta Fe Depot1h58 11:59AMSanta Ana Station
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10:10AMOld Town Station1h49 11:59AMSanta Ana Station
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12:01PMSanta Fe Depot1h58 01:59PMSanta Ana Station
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12:10PMOld Town Station1h49 01:59PMSanta Ana Station
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02:01PMSanta Fe Depot1h58 03:59PMSanta Ana Station
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02:10PMOld Town Station1h49 03:59PMSanta Ana Station
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03:01PMSanta Fe Depot2h01 05:02PMSanta Ana Station
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03:10PMOld Town Station1h52 05:02PMSanta Ana Station
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04:01PMSanta Fe Depot2h01 06:02PMSanta Ana Station
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04:10PMOld Town Station1h52 06:02PMSanta Ana Station
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07:01PMSanta Fe Depot1h58 08:59PMSanta Ana Station
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07:10PMOld Town Station1h49 08:59PMSanta Ana Station
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09:01PMSanta Fe Depot1h58 10:59PMSanta Ana Station
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09:10PMOld Town Station1h49 10:59PMSanta Ana Station
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Fastest train times from San Diego to Santa Ana, CA

Showing times and prices for Aug 18

Fastest Journey

1 h 49 m

Average

1 h 54 m

Trains per day

20

Distance

132 km

Of the 20 trains that leave San Diego for Santa Ana, CA every day 20 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
12:10PMOld Town Station1h49 01:59PMSanta Ana Station
0 transfers
301One-way
Fastest
06:10AMOld Town Station1h49 07:59AMSanta Ana Station
0 transfers
301One-way
Fastest
02:10PMOld Town Station1h49 03:59PMSanta Ana Station
0 transfers
301One-way
Fastest
09:10PMOld Town Station1h49 10:59PMSanta Ana Station
0 transfers
301One-way
Fastest
07:10AMOld Town Station1h49 08:59AMSanta Ana Station
0 transfers
301One-way

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Overview: Train from San Diego to Santa Ana, CA

distanceDistance82 miles (132 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 49 min
priceAverage train ticket price$32 (€29)
frequencyTrain frequency9 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 9 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from San Diego to Santa Ana, CA cover the 82 miles (132 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 49 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there are 9 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $31 (€29), but the average price of train tickets is $32 (€29).

Train companies: Amtrak from San Diego to Santa Ana, CA trains

Find the best trains to Santa Ana, CA from San Diego with Omio's travel partners Amtrak from $31 (€29). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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 San Diego and Santa Ana, CA, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Train information from San Diego to Santa Ana, CA with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 58 min
  • Average Price: $31
  • Amtrak frequency: 9 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from San Diego to Santa Ana, CA

Travel by train to Santa Ana, 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 San Diego to Santa Ana, CA.
FAQs
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between San Diego and Santa Ana, CA for as low as $31 (€29)  for the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the San Diego to Santa Ana, CA train price to come in at an average of $32 (€29)  one way.
The distance to Santa Ana, CA from San Diego by train is approximately 82 miles (132 km).
On average the San Diego to Santa Ana, CA train time is 1 h 49 min  covering the 82 miles (132 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
If you're looking for trains from San Diego to Santa Ana, CA, you can rely on Amtrak to get you to Santa Ana, CA. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the San Diego to Santa Ana, CA route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 9 direct trains per day from San Diego to Santa Ana, CA. You can look to travel with Amtrak  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
The average number of trains departing San Diego for Santa Ana, CA is 9 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first San Diego to Santa Ana, CA train departs at 11: 10 AM   and the last train from San Diego to Santa Ana, CA leaves at 11: 10 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from San Diego to Santa Ana, CA on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
The price of a one way train ticket from San Diego to Santa Ana, CA is on average $32 (€29) if you purchase 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 to Santa Ana, CA from San Diego available a few months in advance.

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