Train Los Angeles, CA - Las Vegas, NV prices from $73.87
Los Angeles, CA to Las Vegas, NV by train
The journey from Los Angeles, CA to Las Vegas, NV by train is 229.01 mi and takes 12 hr 14 min. There are 2 connections per day, with the first departure at 9:11 AM and the last at 10:10 AM. It is possible to travel from Los Angeles, CA to Las Vegas, NV by train for as little as $73.87 or as much as $80.60. The best price for this journey is $73.87.
|12 hr 14 min
|Connection per Day
|Los Angeles, CA
|Las Vegas, NV
Los Angeles, CA to Las Vegas, NV Train Times
Take the tain from Los Angeles, CA, to Las Vegas, NV
Embark on an unforgettable train journey from Los Angeles, CA, to Las Vegas, NV, typically taking around 12 hr 14 min. On average, there are 2 daily train departures, with ticket prices generally around $78.29, though you can find fares starting from as low as $73.87.
The journey starts at the historic Los Angeles Union Station, a beautiful Art Deco landmark, also a station to local buses, Metro Rail lines, and regional trains. Here, you will board Amtrak's Southwest Chief service, a popular route that captures the heart and soul of the American Southwest.
The Southwest Chief Service is known for its scenic routes and excellent service. It traverses the beautiful landscapes of the Southwest, providing unique views from the vibrant cityscape of Los Angeles to the mesmerizing desert vistas surrounding Las Vegas. Aboard the Southwest Chief, you can book a roomette or bedroom for a more comfortable journey, particularly for overnight travels.
All passengers have access to the Cafe Car for various carryout-style food options. Passengers in sleeping accommodations also enjoy priority in the full-service Dining Car, with meals included in the ticket price. Coach passengers can also dine here, subject to availability and at an additional cost.
Your destination is Las Vegas Station, located in the city's heart, well-known for its nightlife, casinos, and entertainment venues. For starters, walk the legendary Las Vegas Strip, lined with world-famous casinos, elaborate hotels, and numerous shows. Try your luck at the Bellagio, Caesar's Palace, or The Venetian. For a unique experience, visit Fremont Street's pedestrian area with its vintage Vegas vibes.
For planning your train journey from Los Angeles to Las Vegas, consider using Virail to compare thousands of rail, bus, and flight routes. Our comprehensive price calendar below can help you identify the most cost-effective travel options between these two cities.
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Book in advance and save
If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Los Angeles, CA to Las Vegas, NV, 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 Los Angeles, CA to Las Vegas, NV.
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.
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Best time to book cheap train tickets from Los Angeles, CA to Las Vegas, NV
The cheapest Los Angeles, CA - Las Vegas, NV train tickets can be found for as low as $79.38 if you’re lucky, or $96.94 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $116.73.
Find the best day to travel to Las Vegas, NV by train
When travelling to Las Vegas, NV 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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