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.
The average ticket from Los Angeles to San Diego will cost around £ 29 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 29.
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2 h 40 m
2 h 47 m
Trains per day
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.
These direct trains cover the 180 km distance in an average of 2 h 47 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 40 m .
The slowest trains will take 2 h 57 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||111 miles (179 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 40 min|
|Average train ticket price||£29 (€33)|
|Train frequency||7 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 7 direct trains a day|
Trains from Los Angeles to San Diego cover the 111 miles (179 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 40 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £29, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £28.
Travel between Los Angeles and San Diego from £28 with Omio’s train partners Amtrak! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.
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 from Los Angeles to San Diego, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.
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