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San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA by train

The journey from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA by train is 82.27 mi and takes 1 hr 54 min. There are 2 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 Santa Ana, CA by train for as little as $34.84 or as much as $42.08. The best price for this journey is $34.84.

Lowest Price$34.84
Journey Duration1 hr 54 min
Connection per Day2
Lowest Price$34.84
Highest Price$42.08
First Departure4:10 PM
Last Departure9:10 PM
Distance82.27 mi
DepartureSan Diego, CA
ArrivalSanta Ana, CA
CarriersAmtrak

San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Jun 19, 2024

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How much will I pay for train tickets from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA?

The prices for train tickets from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA 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. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA will cost $34.84. The average train ticket price is approximately $36.97. 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.
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The prices for train tickets from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA 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 $36.97. 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 is the journey from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA by train?

The journey between San Diego, CA and Santa Ana, CA by train is approximately 82.27 mi. It will take you more or less 1 hr 54 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. In order to get from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between San Diego, CA and Santa Ana, CA will complete the journey in 1 hr 49 min. On average, it will take you about 1 hr 54 min to travel the 82.27 mi between San Diego, CA and Santa Ana, CA.

What time are the departures from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA, which usually leaves at 4:10 PM. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 9:10 PM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA, 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.

When traveling from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA by train, which stations can I use?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between San Diego, CA and Santa Ana, CA. You can start your journey in San Diego, CA at stations such as San Diego (Balboa Park),San Diego (Downtown - Seaport),San Diego CA - Santa Fe Depot (SAN),San Diego, CA - Old Town. These connect to stations including Santa Ana Station in Santa Ana, 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 San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA.

How many times a day do departures from San Diego, CA leave for Santa Ana, CA?

If you want to get from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 2 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 2 direct journeys between San Diego, CA and Santa Ana, CA. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 0 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, 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 San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA
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 Santa Ana, CA.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, 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 San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, 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 San Diego, CA - Santa Ana, CA train tickets can be found for as low as $21.75 if you’re lucky, or $30.57 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $40.03.

Find the best day to travel to Santa Ana, CA by train

When travelling to Santa Ana, 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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San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
9.27kg
Bus
9.93kg
Flight
26.48kg
Car
21.18kg
What are the CO2 emissions from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between San Diego, CA and Santa Ana, CA are 9.27kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between San Diego, CA and Santa Ana, CA? By taking the train between San Diego, CA and Santa Ana, CA you will save 17.21kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.66kg compared to a bus and 11.91kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA?
A train ticket from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA is $36.97. 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 $34.84.
What's the cheapest train ticket from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA?
The cheapest ticket you can get from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA is $34.84. 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 Santa Ana, CA by train?
San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA is 82.27 mi.
How long does the train between San Diego, CA and Santa Ana, CA take?
San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA is on average 1 hr 54 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 49 min.
How many train connections per day go from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA?
San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA has 2 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA leave?
The earliest train from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA 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 Santa Ana, CA depart?
The latest train from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA 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 Santa Ana, 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 $34.84 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 San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA?
There are on average 2 direct connection(s) from San Diego, CA to go to Santa Ana, CA.
What's the fastest journey time between San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA by train?
The fastest journey time by train between San Diego, CA and Santa Ana, CA is 1 hr 49 min.
Is there a direct train from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA?
Yes, there is a direct train between San Diego, CA and Santa Ana, CA.
What are the CO2 emissions for San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA by train?
The train journey from San Diego, CA to Santa Ana, CA creates 9.27kg of CO2 emissions.

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