San Francisco, CA to San Diego train

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Overview: Train from San Francisco, CA to San Diego

distanceDistance457 miles (737 km)
durationAverage train duration12 h 45 min
priceAverage train ticket price$68 (€61)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from San Francisco, CA to San Diego cover the 457 miles (737 km) long route taking on average 12 h 45 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $68 (€61), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $67 (€60).

Train companies: Amtrak from San Francisco, CA to San Diego trains

Find the best trains from San Francisco, CA to San Diego with Omio's travel partners Amtrak from $67 (€60). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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 from San Francisco, CA to San Diego.

  • Average Price: $67

Travel Tips: Trains from San Francisco, CA to San Diego

Travel Tips: Travel by train to San Diego 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 San Diego.
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If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap San Francisco, CA to San Diego trains for as little as $67 (€60)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the San Francisco, CA to San Diego train to cost on average $68 (€61)  one way.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between San Francisco, CA and San Diego by train to be approximately 457 miles (737 km).
The San Francisco, CA to San Diego train duration is on average 12 h 45 min, which is to be expected when traveling 457 miles (737 km) to San Diego from San Francisco, CA. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
For the trip from San Francisco, CA to San Diego you can take a train with Amtrak. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from San Francisco, CA to San Diego on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
You can find trains from San Francisco, CA to San Diego to cost on average $68 (€61) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the San Francisco, CA to San Diego train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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