Train from Los Angeles to San Francisco

Dec 08
Sunday
$115
Dec 09
Monday
$115
Dec 10
Tuesday
$115
Dec 11
Wednesday
$115
Dec 12
Thursday
$115
Dec 13
Friday
$115
Dec 14
Saturday
$108

The Los Angeles to San Francisco CA train is consistently a reasonable alternative as they are only separated by 348 miles. Comparing the train with the bus, flight or by car, it's fairly easy to discover Los Angeles to San Francisco by train for as meager as $80 and around 9 hours 47 minutes travel time and might be the best alternative mode of transport for making it to San Francisco CA from Los Angeles. Los Angeles to San Francisco buses costs $41 and will take you roughly 6 hours 49 minutes. The flights costs $161 and takes 1 day 1 hour 6 minutes, in which case the train might be your best bet if that is what you prefer.

There are one train companies helping you find your way to San Francisco from Los Angeles – Amtrak. The ticket prices range from $80 to $95 depending on the day and time you need to travel to San Francisco. The trip to San Francisco will take you 7h 52min up to 9h 49min.

Is there a direct train from Los Angeles to San Francisco?

Yes, you can take a direct train from Los Angeles to San Francisco. The train will take about 7h 52min.

Los Angeles to San Francisco train schedules

Finding the cheapest train from Los Angeles to San Francisco usually isn't that difficult but there are some tips you should be aware of. Like most modes of transportation, you should book these in advance. However, train prices do not vary quite like flights, meaning you won't find an ultra cheap fare one day and an ultra expensive fare the next. Instead, the fares usually balance out over time. Instead, train prices do usually get more expensive within a few days of travel. The time of year is another big factor when traveling by train from Los Angeles. Plan your trip by train sooner rather than later and if it's during peak travel time - maybe consider an alternate mode of transportation from Los Angeles to San Francisco.

How much are Los Angeles to San Francisco Amtrak train tickets?

There is one and it takes 7h 52min. The tickets will cost you $80 with Amtrak from Los Angeles to San Francisco. Unlike buses or flying, trains usually do not book to capacity, but it's always best to book your tickets here in advance.

Los Angeles Train stations
San Francisco Train stations
LAX Train Station
LAX
Los Angeles
Trains from LAX, Los Angeles to San Francisco operated by Amtrak
OKJ Train Station
OKJ
Oakland
Trains from OKJ, Los Angeles to San Francisco operated by Amtrak
EMY Train Station
EMY
Emeryville
Trains from EMY, Los Angeles to San Francisco operated by Amtrak
BKY Train Station
BKY
Berkeley
Trains from BKY, Los Angeles to San Francisco operated by Amtrak
RIC Train Station
RIC
Richmond
Trains from RIC, Los Angeles to San Francisco operated by Amtrak
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