San Francisco, CA to New York City train

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

distanceDistance2560 miles (4129 km)
durationAverage train duration79 h 42 min
priceAverage train ticket price$216 (€196)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersAmtrak

Trains from San Francisco, CA to New York City cover the 2560 miles (4129 km) long trip taking on average 79 h 42 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $216 (€196), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $199 (€180).

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

For as little as $199 (€180) you can travel by train from San Francisco, CA to New York City with Amtrak. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

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

  • Average Price: $199

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

Travel Tips: Travel by train to New York City 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 Francisco, CA to New York City.
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Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to New York City from San Francisco, CA for the next 7 days starting from $199 (€180)  one way.
The train price between San Francisco, CA and New York City is on average $216 (€196)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
The San Francisco, CA to New York City train distance is approximately 2560 miles (4129 km).
The San Francisco, CA to New York City train duration is on average 79 h 42 min, which is to be expected when traveling 2560 miles (4129 km) to New York City from San Francisco, CA. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
When taking a train from San Francisco, CA to New York City, you can count on Amtrak for the best way to get you to New York City. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from San Francisco, CA to New York City and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
If you buy a train ticket from San Francisco, CA to New York City within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $216 (€196) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from San Francisco, CA to New York City are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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