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San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA by train

The journey from San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA by train is 323.28 mi and takes 12 hr 35 min. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:07 AM and the last at 3:35 PM. It is possible to travel from San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA by train for as little as $42.23 or as much as $71.28. The best price for this journey is $42.23.

Lowest Price$42.23
Journey Duration12 hr 35 min
Connection per Day1
Lowest Price$42.23
Highest Price$71.28
First Departure1:07 AM
Last Departure3:35 PM
Distance323.28 mi
DepartureSan Jose, CA
ArrivalLong Beach, CA
CarriersAmtrak

San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA Train Times

Departure date
Saturday, May 25, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA?

Prices will vary when you travel from San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA. On average, though, you'll pay about $55.98 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $42.23, 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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The prices for train tickets from San Jose, CA to Long Beach, 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 $55.98. 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 Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA by train?

With a distance of 323.28 mi between San Jose, CA and Long Beach, CA, it will usually take 12 hr 35 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 12 hr 35 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. In order to get from San Jose, CA to Long Beach, 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 Jose, CA and Long Beach, CA will complete the journey in 10 hr 40 min. On average, it will take you about 12 hr 35 min to travel the 323.28 mi between San Jose, CA and Long Beach, CA.

When traveling from San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA by train, which stations can I use?

You will be able to leave San Jose, CA by using stations such as San Jose Diridon Station. These connect you to stations including Long Beach CA (LBC) in Long Beach, CA. 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 Jose, CA or in Long Beach, CA, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do departures from San Jose, CA leave for Long Beach, CA?

You will be able to travel from San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 1 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 San Jose, CA to Long Beach, 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 San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 1 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 San Jose, CA to Long Beach, 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 Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from San Jose, CA to Long Beach, 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 Jose, CA to Long Beach, 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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Best time to book cheap train tickets from San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA

The cheapest San Jose, CA - Long Beach, CA train tickets can be found for as low as $30.01 if you’re lucky, or $77.22 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $109.96.

Find the best day to travel to Long Beach, CA by train

When travelling to Long Beach, 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 Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
36.42kg
Bus
39.02kg
Flight
104.05kg
Car
83.24kg
What are the CO2 emissions from San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between San Jose, CA and Long Beach, CA are 36.42kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between San Jose, CA and Long Beach, CA? By taking the train between San Jose, CA and Long Beach, CA you will save 67.63kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 2.6kg compared to a bus and 46.82kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA?
A train ticket from San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA is $55.98. 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 $42.23.
What's the cheapest train ticket from San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA?
The cheapest ticket you can get from San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA is $42.23. 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 Jose, CA and Long Beach, CA by train?
San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA is 323.28 mi.
How long does the train between San Jose, CA and Long Beach, CA take?
San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA is on average 12 hr 35 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 10 hr 40 min.
How many train connections per day go from San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA?
San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA has 1 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA leave?
The earliest train from San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA departs at 1:07 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 San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA depart?
The latest train from San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA departs at 3:35 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 Jose, CA to Long Beach, 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 $42.23 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 San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA by train?
The fastest journey time by train between San Jose, CA and Long Beach, CA is 10 hr 40 min.
Is there a direct train from San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA?
Yes, there is a direct train between San Jose, CA and Long Beach, CA.
What are the CO2 emissions for San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA by train?
The train journey from San Jose, CA to Long Beach, CA creates 36.42kg of CO2 emissions.

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