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San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX by train

The journey from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX by train is 627.52 mi and takes 36 hr 46 min. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 4:10 PM and the last at 9:10 PM. It is possible to travel from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX by train for as little as $132.75 or as much as $173.71. The best price for this journey is $132.75.

Lowest Price$132.75
Journey Duration36 hr 46 min
Connection per Day1
Lowest Price$132.75
Highest Price$173.71
First Departure4:10 PM
Last Departure9:10 PM
Distance627.52 mi
DepartureSan Diego, CA
ArrivalEl Paso, TX
CarriersAmtrak

San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX Train Times

Departure date
Friday, Mar 1, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX?

The cheapest train tickets from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX cost $132.75. On average, you can expect to spend around $156.65 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 San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX.
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The prices for train tickets from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average train ticket price is approximately $156.65. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How long does it take to get from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX by train?

Traveling from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX by train will usually take 36 hr 46 min. This journey covers a distance of 627.52 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 36 hr 46 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX covers a distance of 627.52 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 36 hr 46 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 13 hr 40 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 San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

At what time of the day can I travel from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave San Diego, CA at 4:10 PM, and the last departure will leave at 9:10 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX, which usually leaves at 4:10 PM. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 9:10 PM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

What are the stations on the San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX route?

You will be able to leave San Diego, CA by using stations such as . These connect you to stations including in El Paso, TX. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in San Diego, CA or in El Paso, TX, for your convenience while traveling.

How many daily journeys are there from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX?

On average, there are 1 daily departures from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 0 departures from San Diego, CA which travel directly to El Paso, TX. There are 1 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX. 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 San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX, 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 San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX.

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 San Diego, CA - El Paso, TX 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 El Paso, TX by train

When travelling to El Paso, TX 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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San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
70.69kg
Bus
75.74kg
Flight
201.98kg
Car
161.58kg
What are the CO2 emissions from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between San Diego, CA and El Paso, TX are 70.69kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between San Diego, CA and El Paso, TX? By taking the train between San Diego, CA and El Paso, TX you will save 131.29kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 5.05kg compared to a bus and 90.89kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX?
A train ticket from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX is $156.65. 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 $132.75.
What's the cheapest train ticket from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX?
The cheapest ticket you can get from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX is $132.75. 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 San Diego, CA and El Paso, TX by train?
San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX is 627.52 mi.
How long does the train between San Diego, CA and El Paso, TX take?
San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX is on average 36 hr 46 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 13 hr 40 min.
How many train connections per day go from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX?
San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX has 1 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX leave?
The earliest train from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX departs at 4:10 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 San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX depart?
The latest train from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX departs at 9:10 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 San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX 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 $132.75 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 San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX?
There are 3 station(s) that you can depart from San Diego, CA to go to El Paso, TX. You can go from Old Town Station, Santa Fe Depot and San Diego Balboa Park (Presidents Way) and you can arrive at El Paso Station and El Paso Alameda Ave (Intermex Transportation).
What's the fastest journey time between San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX by train?
The fastest journey time by train between San Diego, CA and El Paso, TX is 13 hr 40 min.
Is there a direct train from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX?
Yes, there is a direct train between San Diego, CA and El Paso, TX.
What are the CO2 emissions for San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX by train?
The train journey from San Diego, CA to El Paso, TX creates 70.69kg of CO2 emissions.

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