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Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA by train

The journey from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA by train is 264.57 mi and takes 8 hr 36 min. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:00 AM and the last at 9:51 AM. It is possible to travel from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA by train for as little as $69.05 or as much as $474.61. The best price for this journey is $69.05.

Lowest Price$69.05
Journey Duration8 hr 36 min
Connection per Day1
Lowest Price$69.05
Highest Price$474.61
First Departure5:00 AM
Last Departure9:51 AM
Distance264.57 mi
DepartureLos Angeles, CA
ArrivalSalinas, CA
CarriersAmtrak

Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Jul 17, 2024

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Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA?

Prices will vary when you travel from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA. On average, though, you'll pay about $154.17 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $69.05, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $154.17 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA.

How long is the journey from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA by train?

With a distance of 264.57 mi between Los Angeles, CA and Salinas, CA, it will usually take 8 hr 36 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 8 hr 36 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey between Los Angeles, CA and Salinas, CA runs for about 264.57 mi and usually takes approximately 8 hr 36 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 8 hr 10 min. If you are trying to get from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

Which stations are used when traveling from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Los Angeles, CA from the following stations: Los Angeles (Americanstar),Los Angeles International Airport. Arriving at Salinas, CA, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Salinas Station. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Salinas, CA.

How many times a day do journeys run from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA?

The route from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Los Angeles, CA 1 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 1 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 0 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, 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 Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, 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 Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, 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.

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The cheapest Los Angeles, CA - Salinas, CA train tickets can be found for as low as $35.87 if you’re lucky, or $62.36 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $128.42.

Find the best day to travel to Salinas, CA by train

When travelling to Salinas, 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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Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
29.81kg
Bus
31.93kg
Flight
85.16kg
Car
68.13kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Los Angeles, CA and Salinas, CA are 29.81kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Los Angeles, CA and Salinas, CA? By taking the train between Los Angeles, CA and Salinas, CA you will save 55.35kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 2.12kg compared to a bus and 38.32kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA?
A train ticket from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA is $154.17. 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 $69.05.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA is $69.05. 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 Los Angeles, CA and Salinas, CA by train?
Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA is 264.57 mi.
How long does the train between Los Angeles, CA and Salinas, CA take?
Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA is on average 8 hr 36 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 8 hr 10 min.
How many train connections per day go from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA?
Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA has 1 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA leave?
The earliest train from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA departs at 5:00 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 Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA depart?
The latest train from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA departs at 9:51 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 Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, 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 $69.05 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.
How many direct connections depart from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA?
There are on average 1 direct connection(s) from Los Angeles, CA to go to Salinas, CA.
What's the fastest journey time between Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Los Angeles, CA and Salinas, CA is 8 hr 10 min.
Is there a direct train from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA?
Yes, there is a direct train between Los Angeles, CA and Salinas, CA.
What are the CO2 emissions for Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA by train?
The train journey from Los Angeles, CA to Salinas, CA creates 29.81kg of CO2 emissions.

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