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Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX by train

The journey from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX by train is 1,973.75 km and takes 36 hrs 17 mins. There are 4 connections per day, with the first departure at 4:05 pm and the last at 10:00 pm. It is possible to travel from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX by train for as little as $986.87 or as much as $1,040.17. The best price for this journey is $986.87.

Lowest Price$986.87
Journey Duration36 hrs 17 mins
Connection per Day4
Lowest Price$986.87
Highest Price$1,040.17
First Departure4:05 pm
Last Departure10:00 pm
Distance1,973.75 km
DepartureLos Angeles, CA
ArrivalAustin, TX
CarriersAmtrak

Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX Train Times

Departure date
Monday, 22 Jul 2024

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Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How much will I pay for train tickets from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX?

On average, a train ticket from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX will cost you $1,015.15. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $986.87. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $1,015.15 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX.

How long will it take me to travel from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX by train?

Traveling from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX by train will usually take 36 hrs 17 mins. This journey covers a distance of 1,973.75 km . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 36 hrs 17 mins 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 Los Angeles, CA and Austin, TX by train usually takes 36 hrs 17 mins to cover a distance of 1,973.75 km. The shortest journey from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX will take you 33 hrs 14 mins. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Austin, TX quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

At what time of the day can I travel from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX leaving at 4:05 pm. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 10:00 pm.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX, which usually leaves at 4:05 pm. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 10:00 pm. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

Which stations can I use on the Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX route?

You will be able to leave Los Angeles, CA by using stations such as Los Angeles (Americanstar),Los Angeles International Airport. These connect you to stations including Austin TX (AUS) in Austin, TX. 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 Los Angeles, CA or in Austin, TX, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do departures from Los Angeles, CA leave for Austin, TX?

The route from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Los Angeles, CA 4 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 1 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 3 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX, 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 Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX.

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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Find the best day to travel to Austin, TX by train

When travelling to Austin, TX 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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Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
138.16kg
Bus
148.03kg
Flight
394.75kg
Car
315.8kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Los Angeles, CA and Austin, TX are 138.16kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Los Angeles, CA and Austin, TX? By taking the train between Los Angeles, CA and Austin, TX you will save 256.59kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 9.87kg compared to a bus and 177.64kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX?
A train ticket from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX is $1,015.15. 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 $986.87.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX is $986.87. 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 Los Angeles, CA and Austin, TX by train?
Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX is 1,973.75 km.
How long does the train between Los Angeles, CA and Austin, TX take?
Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX is on average 36 hrs 17 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 33 hrs 14 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX?
Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX has 4 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX leave?
The earliest train from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX departs at 4:05 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 Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX depart?
The latest train from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX departs at 10:00 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 Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX 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 $986.87 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 Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX?
There are on average 1 direct connection(s) from Los Angeles, CA to go to Austin, TX.
What's the fastest journey time between Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Los Angeles, CA and Austin, TX is 33 hrs 14 mins.
Is there a direct train from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX?
Yes, there is a direct train between Los Angeles, CA and Austin, TX.
What are the CO2 emissions for Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX by train?
The train journey from Los Angeles, CA to Austin, TX creates 138.16kg of CO2 emissions.