San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles train

Cheap train tickets from San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles

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Caltrain
08:39AMSan Francisco Caltrain12h32 09:11PMLos Angeles
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Train schedule from San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles

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Caltrain
08:39AMSan Francisco Caltrain12h32 09:11PMLos Angeles
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles

Showing times and prices for Dec 09

Fastest Journey

12 h 32 m

Average

12 h 32 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

559 km

It's difficult to get from San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles without transferring at least once.

Caltrain
08:39AMSan Francisco Caltrain12h32 09:11PMLos Angeles
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Overview: Train from San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles

distanceDistance347 miles (559 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 35 min
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles cover the 347 miles (559 km) long journey taking on average 9 h 35 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available.

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

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Amtrak

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 to Los Angeles from San Francisco, CA.

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    FAQs
    The train distance from San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles is around 347 miles (559 km).
    The San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles train duration is on average 9 h 35 min, which is to be expected when traveling 347 miles (559 km) to Los Angeles from San Francisco, CA. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
    Take the San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles train with Amtrak. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route to Los Angeles from San Francisco, CA as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    The average number of trains departing San Francisco, CA for Los Angeles is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The first San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles train departs at 8: 28 AM   and the last train from San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles leaves at 8: 39 AM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

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