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Journey details

Best price 221.10$
Journey duration 82 h 13 min
Connections per day 4
First departure: 16:05
Last departure: 16:05
Distance 3653km

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Virail helps you to find the best train ticket from Washington, DC to San Diego, CA. You can compare many different offers at the same time, all you need to do is to enter the date of your trip and we will find all the possibilities for you. On our platform you can also filter the results by departure and arrival time, number of changes, duration, price and you can also decide if you want a one-way or a round-trip ticket. Once you chose the best option for you, we will redirect you automatically to the provider’s website and you will be able to book your ticket. Virail is a travel transportation portal with customers across more than 30 countries. We help more than 60 million users yearly to find the best option for their trip. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and makes it possible to find the perfect travel solution, regardless of your needs.

Which companies take you from Washington, DC to San Diego, CA by train?

Among all our partners, you will also find Amtrak, providing the train connections between Washington, DC and San Diego, CA.

How much are the train tickets from Washington, DC to San Diego, CA?

The average price of train tickets from Washington, DC to San Diego, CA is of 221,38 $. However, you will be able to find cheaper tickets if you book in advance, or if you can be flexible with your dates: the cheapest train tickets from Washington, DC to San Diego, CA can be around 221,10 $.

Trains from Washington, DC to San Diego, CA


When travelling by train, never forget to keep your ticket with you: make sure to print it out in advance or to download the mobile version if allowed.

If you don't feel like spending many hours in a train, you can consider travelling by plane. Especially if you have the possibility to book in advance, flying to San Diego, CA can be definitely cheap.

Which stations are served by the trains travelling from Washington, DC to San Diego, CA?

The trains to San Diego, CA can leave from Washington, DC and arrive at San Diego, CA.

How many train connections exist to go from Washington, DC to San Diego, CA per day?

4 train connections exist to reach San Diego, CA from Washington, DC per day. Please be aware that among these connections there are 4 routes with at least a change versus zero direct lines. So you will have to take another train.

How long will it take you from Washington, DC to San Diego, CA by train and when do the trains leave?

With the fastest connections you will be in San Diego, CA in 71 hours and 31 minutes, but on average it takes 82 hours and 13 minutes. The first train headed to San Diego, CA is at 16:01, while the last one leaves Washington, DC at 16:01.

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