Train Santa Ana, CA - Riverside, CA prices from $12.19

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Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA by train

The journey from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA by train is 30.67 mi and takes 2 hr 39 min. There are 4 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:27 AM and the last at 3:34 PM. It is possible to travel from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA by train for as little as $12.19 or as much as $32.36. The best price for this journey is $12.19.

Lowest Price$12.19
Journey Duration2 hr 39 min
Connection per Day4
Lowest Price$12.19
Highest Price$32.36
First Departure1:27 AM
Last Departure3:34 PM
Distance30.67 mi
DepartureSanta Ana, CA
ArrivalRiverside, CA
CarriersAmtrak

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA?

When you're traveling from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $18.17. You might be able to find prices as low as $12.19, but it all depends on how you travel. 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.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA. On average, though, you'll pay about $18.17 for a train ticket. 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.

How long does the journey from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA take by train?

Traveling from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA by train will usually take 2 hr 39 min. This journey covers a distance of 30.67 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 2 hr 39 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 between Santa Ana, CA and Riverside, CA runs for about 30.67 mi and usually takes approximately 2 hr 39 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 1 hr 23 min. If you are trying to get from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

Which stations can I use on the Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA route?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Santa Ana, CA from the following stations: Santa Ana Station. Arriving at Riverside, CA, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Riverside Station,Riverside, Parking Lot 30. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Riverside, CA.

How many times a day do journeys run from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA?

The exact number of journeys from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 4 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA varies, but in general, you can expect to find 0 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 4 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, 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 Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, 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 Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, 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.

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA

The cheapest Santa Ana, CA - Riverside, 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 Riverside, CA by train

When travelling to Riverside, 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!

Services on board Amtrak from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA
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Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
3.46kg
Bus
3.7kg
Flight
9.87kg
Car
7.9kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Santa Ana, CA and Riverside, CA are 3.46kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Santa Ana, CA and Riverside, CA? By taking the train between Santa Ana, CA and Riverside, CA you will save 6.41kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.24kg compared to a bus and 4.44kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA?
A train ticket from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA is $18.17. 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 $12.19.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA is $12.19. 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 Santa Ana, CA and Riverside, CA by train?
Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA is 30.67 mi.
How long does the train between Santa Ana, CA and Riverside, CA take?
Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA is on average 2 hr 39 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 23 min.
How many train connections per day go from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA?
Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA has 4 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA leave?
The earliest train from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA departs at 1:27 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 Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA depart?
The latest train from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA departs at 3:34 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 Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, 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 $12.19 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 Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Santa Ana, CA and Riverside, CA is 1 hr 23 min.
Is there a direct train from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA?
Yes, there is a direct train between Santa Ana, CA and Riverside, CA.
What are the CO2 emissions for Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA by train?
The train journey from Santa Ana, CA to Riverside, CA creates 3.46kg of CO2 emissions.

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