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Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA by train

The journey from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA by train is 827.36 mi and takes 40 hr 48 min. There are 2 connections per day, with the first departure at 2:22 PM and the last at 9:55 PM. It is possible to travel from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA by train for as little as $153.11 or as much as $271.72. The best price for this journey is $153.11.

Lowest Price$153.11
Journey Duration40 hr 48 min
Connection per Day2
Lowest Price$153.11
Highest Price$271.72
First Departure2:22 PM
Last Departure9:55 PM
Distance827.36 mi
DeparturePortland, OR
ArrivalLos Angeles, CA
CarriersAmtrak

Portland, OR to Los Angeles, 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 Portland, OR to Los Angeles, 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 find the cheapest train tickets to get from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA?

On average, a train ticket from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA will cost you $191.79. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $153.11. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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When you're traveling from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $191.79. 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 does the journey from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA take by train?

The journey between Portland, OR and Los Angeles, CA by train is approximately 827.36 mi. It will take you more or less 40 hr 48 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 from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA covers a distance of 827.36 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 40 hr 48 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 30 hr 49 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the departures from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA?

The first daily departure from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA leaves at 2:22 PM, while the last journey of the day sets out at 9:55 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Portland, OR and Los Angeles, CA. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking. The first departure of the night from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA leaves at 2:22 PM, while the last journey sets out at 9:55 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Portland, OR and Los Angeles, CA. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations can I use on the Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA route?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Portland, OR and Los Angeles, CA. You can start your journey in Portland, OR at stations such as Portland, Union Station. These connect to stations including Los Angeles (Americanstar),Los Angeles International Airport in Los Angeles, 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 Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA.

How many journeys from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA are there every day?

You will be able to travel from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 2 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 0 direct connections from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 2 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, 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 Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Portland, OR 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 Portland, OR 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 Portland, OR - Los Angeles, CA train tickets can be found for as low as $37.42 if you’re lucky, or $66.21 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $109.96.

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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Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
93.21kg
Bus
99.86kg
Flight
266.3kg
Car
213.04kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Portland, OR and Los Angeles, CA are 93.21kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Portland, OR and Los Angeles, CA? By taking the train between Portland, OR and Los Angeles, CA you will save 173.09kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 6.65kg compared to a bus and 119.83kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA?
A train ticket from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA is $191.79. 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 $153.11.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA is $153.11. 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 Portland, OR and Los Angeles, CA by train?
Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA is 827.36 mi.
How long does the train between Portland, OR and Los Angeles, CA take?
Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA is on average 40 hr 48 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 30 hr 49 min.
How many train connections per day go from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA?
Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA has 2 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA leave?
The earliest train from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA departs at 2:22 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 Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA depart?
The latest train from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA departs at 9:55 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 Portland, OR 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 $153.11 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 Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Portland, OR and Los Angeles, CA is 30 hr 49 min.
Is there a direct train from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA?
Yes, there is a direct train between Portland, OR and Los Angeles, CA.
What are the CO2 emissions for Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA by train?
The train journey from Portland, OR to Los Angeles, CA creates 93.21kg of CO2 emissions.

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