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Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA by train

The journey from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA by train is 1,786.9 mi and takes 1083 hr 4 min. There are 5 connections per day, with the first departure at 2:00 AM and the last at 2:00 AM. It is possible to travel from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA by train for as little as $56.26 or as much as $275.39. The best price for this journey is $56.26.

Lowest Price$56.26
Journey Duration1083 hr 4 min
Connection per Day5
Lowest Price$56.26
Highest Price$275.39
First Departure2:00 AM
Last Departure2:00 AM
Distance1,786.9 mi
DepartureIndianapolis, IN
ArrivalSan Diego, CA
CarriersAmtrak

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Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA?

When you're traveling from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $135.43. You might be able to find prices as low as $56.26, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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When you're traveling from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $135.43. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long is the journey from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA by train?

The journey between Indianapolis, IN and San Diego, CA by train is approximately 1,786.9 mi. It will take you more or less 1083 hr 4 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The journey between Indianapolis, IN and San Diego, CA by train usually takes 1083 hr 4 min to cover a distance of 1,786.9 mi. The shortest journey from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA will take you 53 hr 26 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in San Diego, CA quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

Which stations can I use to travel from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Indianapolis, IN and San Diego, CA. You can start your journey in Indianapolis, IN at stations such as Indianapolis International Airport,Indianapolis Washington St,Indianapolis Station. These connect to stations including San Diego, CA - Old Town,San Diego (Downtown - Seaport),San Diego (Balboa Park),San Diego CA - Santa Fe Depot (SAN) in San Diego, CA. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA.

How many times a day do journeys run from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA?

If you want to get from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 5 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 0 direct journeys between Indianapolis, IN and San Diego, CA. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 5 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA

The cheapest Indianapolis, IN - San Diego, CA train tickets can be found for as low as $79.38 if you’re lucky, or $96.93 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $116.73.

Find the best day to travel to San Diego, CA by train

When travelling to San Diego, CA by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
201.3kg
Bus
215.68kg
Flight
575.15kg
Car
460.12kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Indianapolis, IN and San Diego, CA are 201.3kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Indianapolis, IN and San Diego, CA? By taking the train between Indianapolis, IN and San Diego, CA you will save 373.85kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 14.38kg compared to a bus and 258.82kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA?
A train ticket from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA is $135.43. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $56.26.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA is $56.26. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Indianapolis, IN and San Diego, CA by train?
Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA is 1,786.9 mi.
How long does the train between Indianapolis, IN and San Diego, CA take?
Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA is on average 1083 hr 4 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 53 hr 26 min.
How many train connections per day go from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA?
Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA has 5 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA leave?
The earliest train from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA departs at 2:00 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA depart?
The latest train from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA departs at 2:00 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $56.26 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Indianapolis, IN and San Diego, CA is 53 hr 26 min.
Is there a direct train from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA?
Yes, there is a direct train between Indianapolis, IN and San Diego, CA.
What are the CO2 emissions for Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA by train?
The train journey from Indianapolis, IN to San Diego, CA creates 201.3kg of CO2 emissions.

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