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Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA by train

The journey from Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA by train is 357.23 mi and takes 10 hr 5 min. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 7:30 PM and the last at 7:30 PM. It is possible to travel from Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA by train for as little as $87.79 or as much as $126.13. The best price for this journey is $87.79.

Lowest Price$87.79
Journey Duration10 hr 5 min
Connection per Day1
Lowest Price$87.79
Highest Price$126.13
First Departure7:30 PM
Last Departure7:30 PM
Distance357.23 mi
DeparturePhoenix, AZ
ArrivalLos Angeles, CA
CarriersAmtrak

Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA Train Times

Departure date
Saturday, Mar 2, 2024

Traveling from Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA, by train

The average train journey duration from Phoenix to Los Angeles is 10 hr 5 min. The distance between the two main stations is 357.23 mi. There are approximately 1 trains connecting Phoenix and Los Angeles per day. The cheapest train ticket for this route costs around $87.79. If you're traveling from Phoenix to Los Angeles by train, you'll depart from stations. These stations are connected to stations in Los Angeles. While there may not be a direct connection between all the stations on this route, Virail provides both direct routes and transfer connection information to reach your destination. To guarantee a seamless boarding experience, you should arrive 30 minutes prior to your train's departure.

The primary transportation provider for this route is Amtrak, utilizing its Sunset Limited service, which runs between New Orleans and Los Angeles. Aboard the Sunset Limited, travelers can select from various seating choices, roomettes, and bedrooms for overnight journeys. The sleeping arrangements, especially in the roomettes and bedrooms, ensure travelers enjoy privacy, comfort, and a serene view of the passing landscapes.

Discover Los Angeles: The City of Angels and Dreams

Upon your arrival in Los Angeles at the Amtrak station, you are provided with immediate connections to the city's vast public transportation system. The Los Angeles Metro, which has a stop nearby, can swiftly take you to significant areas such as downtown LA, Hollywood, and Santa Monica. Metro buses, offering a broad network of routes throughout the Los Angeles metropolitan area, are also accessible from the station.

Things to do/see in Los Angeles

  1. Stroll along the Hollywood Walk of Fame and visit the TCL Chinese Theatre.
  2. Relax on the sunny beaches of Santa Monica and Venice.
  3. Explore the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA).
  4. Delve into the history of the film industry at the Hollywood Museum.
  5. Take a hike to the Griffith Observatory and enjoy panoramic city views.
  6. Shop at The Grove and experience Los Angeles's retail culture.
  7. Attend a show at the historic Dolby Theatre.
  8. Visit the Getty Center and marvel at its architecture and art collections.
  9. Experience the bustling atmosphere of Olvera Street.
  10. Watch a live performance at the Walt Disney Concert Hall.

Things to eat/drink in Los Angeles:

  1. Savor the classic LA street food: Tacos.
  2. Dig into a fresh poke bowl by the beach.
  3. Try an In-N-Out burger, a California favorite.
  4. Relish the varied flavors of Koreatown, from BBQ to kimchi.
  5. Grab a gourmet donut from one of LA's artisanal bakeries.
  6. Experience the city's thriving vegan food scene.
  7. Indulge in sushi, with LA hosting some of the country's best sushi bars.
  8. Enjoy a cup of locally roasted coffee from an LA café.
  9. Delight in a refreshing boba tea from a local tea shop.
  10. Toast with a craft cocktail from a rooftop bar overlooking the city skyline.

Day trips from Los Angeles

Los Angeles's location offers various captivating day-trip options. From the wine regions of Temecula and Santa Ynez Valley to the historic charm of San Juan Capistrano and the rugged beauty of Joshua Tree National Park, adventure beckons at every corner.

Los Angeles Travel Tips

Navigating Los Angeles is an adventure in itself. The expansive city offers the efficient LA Metro system, connecting diverse neighborhoods and attractions. However, LA's notorious traffic demands caution and pre-planning, especially during peak hours. The city's cultural mosaic shines through its myriad of festivals, celebrating its rich diversity from the Lunar New Year to LA Pride. Moreover, as the global entertainment epicenter, LA is a treasure trove for movie buffs, music aficionados, and art enthusiasts, with iconic venues and lively street art that capture its vibrant essence.

 If you're contemplating the train journey from Phoenix to Los Angeles, we are here to support you every step of the way. With access to numerous travel options and insights, we ensure you find the perfect match for your travel aspirations. Embark on a journey you will remember!

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, 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 Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, 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 Phoenix, AZ - Los Angeles, CA 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 Los Angeles, CA by train

When travelling to Los Angeles, 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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Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
40.24kg
Bus
43.12kg
Flight
114.98kg
Car
91.98kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Phoenix, AZ and Los Angeles, CA are 40.24kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Phoenix, AZ and Los Angeles, CA? By taking the train between Phoenix, AZ and Los Angeles, CA you will save 74.74kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 2.88kg compared to a bus and 51.74kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA?
A train ticket from Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA is $107.14. 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 $87.79.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA is $87.79. 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 Phoenix, AZ and Los Angeles, CA by train?
Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA is 357.23 mi.
How long does the train between Phoenix, AZ and Los Angeles, CA take?
Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA is on average 10 hr 5 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 10 hr 5 min.
How many train connections per day go from Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA?
Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA has 1 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA leave?
The earliest train from Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA departs at 7:30 PM. 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 Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA depart?
The latest train from Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA departs at 7:30 PM. 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 Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, 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 $87.79 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.
From which stations can I leave from Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA?
There are 3 station(s) that you can depart from Phoenix, AZ to go to Los Angeles, CA. You can go from Phoenix Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, Phoenix Greyhound Station and Phoenix Sky Train Station and you can arrive at Los Angeles International Airport and Union Station.
What's the fastest journey time between Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Phoenix, AZ and Los Angeles, CA is 10 hr 5 min.
Is there a direct train from Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA?
Yes, there is a direct train between Phoenix, AZ and Los Angeles, CA.
What are the CO2 emissions for Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA by train?
The train journey from Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles, CA creates 40.24kg of CO2 emissions.

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