Los Angeles to San Diego train

Cheap train tickets from Los Angeles to San Diego

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Cheapest

£32

Average

£33

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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18:10Union Station2h40 20:50Old Town Station
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£321One-way
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15:10Union Station2h40 17:50Old Town Station
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10:10Union Station2h43 12:53Old Town Station
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06:10Union Station2h40 08:50Old Town Station
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07:10Union Station2h40 09:50Old Town Station
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Train schedule Los Angeles to San Diego

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 11 August
06:10Union Station2h54 09:04Santa Fe Depot
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06:10Union Station2h40 08:50Old Town Station
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07:10Union Station2h54 10:04Santa Fe Depot
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07:10Union Station2h40 09:50Old Town Station
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10:10Union Station2h57 13:07Santa Fe Depot
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10:10Union Station2h43 12:53Old Town Station
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11:10Union Station2h43 13:53Old Town Station
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11:10Union Station2h57 14:07Santa Fe Depot
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12:10Union Station2h40 14:50Old Town Station
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12:10Union Station2h54 15:04Santa Fe Depot
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15:10Union Station2h40 17:50Old Town Station
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15:10Union Station2h54 18:04Santa Fe Depot
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17:10Union Station2h40 19:50Old Town Station
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17:10Union Station2h54 20:04Santa Fe Depot
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18:10Union Station2h40 20:50Old Town Station
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18:10Union Station2h54 21:04Santa Fe Depot
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19:10Union Station2h40 21:50Old Town Station
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19:10Union Station2h54 22:04Santa Fe Depot
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22:35Union Station2h54 01:29Santa Fe Depot
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22:35Union Station2h40 01:15Old Town Station
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Fastest train times from Los Angeles to San Diego

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Fastest Journey

2 h 40 m

Average

2 h 47 m

Trains per day

20

Distance

180 km

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

Fastest
18:10Union Station2h40 20:50Old Town Station
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£321One-way
Fastest
15:10Union Station2h40 17:50Old Town Station
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£321One-way
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06:10Union Station2h40 08:50Old Town Station
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£321One-way
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07:10Union Station2h40 09:50Old Town Station
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£321One-way
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12:10Union Station2h40 14:50Old Town Station
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£321One-way

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Overview: Train from Los Angeles to San Diego

distanceDistance111 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price£32 (€36)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Los Angeles to San Diego cover the 111 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 40 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £32, but the average price of train tickets is £32.

Train providers: Amtrak trains Los Angeles to San Diego

Find the best trains from Los Angeles to San Diego with Omio's travel partners Amtrak from £32. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Amtrak

Amtrak is the main train provider 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 traveller’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 to San Diego from Los Angeles, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Amtrak from Los Angeles to San Diego train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 54 min
  • Average Price: £32
  • Amtrak frequency: 9 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Los Angeles to San Diego

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 Los Angeles to San Diego.
FAQs
You can find a cheap train from Los Angeles to San Diego for some dates and times for as low as £32  one way in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Los Angeles to San Diego train price to come in at an average of £32  one way.
You should expect to travel around 111 miles  to San Diego from Los Angeles by train.
On average the train from Los Angeles to San Diego duration is 2 h 40 min  for the 111 miles long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
For the best Los Angeles to San Diego train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to San Diego from Los Angeles to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, there are 8 direct trains per day from Los Angeles to San Diego. You can look to travel with Amtrak  without needing to change 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 journey.
The average number of trains departing Los Angeles for San Diego is 8 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this trip departs from Los Angeles at 05: 20. The last train leaves from Los Angeles at 22: 10. Check Omio for the latest train times from Los Angeles to San Diego and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you book a train ticket to San Diego from Los Angeles within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £32 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Los Angeles and San Diego are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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