The cheapest trainsfrom San Francisco to San Diego

Showing times and prices for Sat, May 15

Cheapest

$80

Average

$80

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from San Francisco to San Diego will cost around $80 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $80.

Journey Summary

Journey Summary

San Francisco to San Diego train information

timelapseAvg. Train duration12h 35m
attach_moneyTrain ticket price$80
place Train depart fromSan Francisco
pin_drop Train arrive inSan Diego
directions_transit Train companiesAmtrak

The fastest trainsfrom San Francisco to San Diego

Showing times and prices for Sat, May 15

Fastest

12h 35m

Average

12h 35m

Trips per day

1

Distance

738km

These direct trains cover the 738km distance in an average of 12h 35m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 12h 35m

Travel tips

Train from San Francisco to San Diego

Travel by train to San Diego easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from San Francisco to San Diego.
  • how to get cheap amtrak train tickets from san francisco to san diego?

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  • Amtrak offer a total of 1 train schedules to San Diego. Compare all available fares that vary according to comfort, ticket promotions, and availability. Take time and check customers 1643 Amtrak reviews for train services. Users reviews always best describe the real train trip experience. The company score relates to quality, punctuality, cleanliness, and staff behavior. Ratings and reviews are relevant information when searching and comparing ticket prices for this destination. Keep in mind that in all train departure times from San Francisco have different ticket prices based on fare options. What is shown on the list is the cheapest fare type still available if Saver, Value, Flexible or Premium. On this trip, tickets are available starting on $80 and this is the lower trip price you can get on Sat, May 15. Book your train tickets 14 days in advance with Saver Fares for 20% discount. On searching for San Diego cheap tickets it may apply. In many routes across the country this is the best method to get trip discounts.
  • how much cost tickets to san diego?

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  • Amtrak tickets to San Diego costs between $80 and USD 80.50 each seat. This $80 train leaves at 23:50 from San Francisco train station at San Francisco, Mission St & Fremont St (Salesforce Plaza), San Francisco, CA. On the contrary, the train leaving at 23:50 have the most expensive ticket to San Diego for about USD 80.50. During holidays and peak seasons fares are generally higher.
  • how easy is to get by train to san diego from san francisco?

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  • On average you find 1 daily Amtrak San Francisco to San Diego schedules. Usually, there are 7 train departures every week on this route. Amtrak operates a large fleet to San Diego. It is an average of 1 departures per day and 30 trips every month.
  • where are located san francisco and san diego train stations?

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  • For this trip to San Diego, you can get on board at San Francisco, Mission St & Fremont St (Salesforce Plaza), San Francisco, CA. Moreover, get off the train at Santa Fe Depot, San Diego, CA. Most Amtrak stations in major cities, and many other stations across the country, are accessible to passengers with a disability. Call 1-800-USA-RAIL (1-800-872-7245) to ensure that you have the most up-to-date information regarding the accessibility of the stations on your itinerary.
  • when is the first and last train departing from san francisco on sat, may 15?

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  • The first train time to San Diego is at 23:50. The last departure time from San Francisco is at 23:50.
  • how far apart is san diego from san francisco?

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  • The train traveling average length from San Francisco to San Diego is around 12h 35m. Getting Amtrak fastest train from San Francisco, you probably arrive in about 12h 35m in San Diego. Amtrak does not normally guarantee connections of less than 60 minutes. Usually 90 minutes between arriving long-distance trains and local trains in the Northeast Corridor.
  • which is the best way for train booking?

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  • There are many different secure forms of acquiring a ticket. The more comfortable, secure and faster way is to get your eTicket online at Amtrak website. Alternatively, you can book at a Quik-Trak Kiosk or directly at the counter.
    • Amtrak phone number: +1 215-856-7924
    Find out more on search and buy cheap train tickets in North America.
  • how to get ticket refund on amtrak?

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  • Note that Amtrak have different policies regarding fare types and changes. Find more information on Amtrak page.
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  • TrainBuster has all information for you discover the best and cheapest train ticket. Explore all available tools and 1643 user reviews to best choose your transportation. TrainBuster does not sell tickets. If you want to purchase train tickets online, this site will redirect you to the official Amtrak website. Reserve your train seat to San Diego in advance and have a nice trip.

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