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Duration 2 days 8h
Distance 1045.5 miles
Average price $242
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The train between California and Denver Airport (DEN) takes 2 days 8h. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from California to Denver Airport (DEN). The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Los Angeles Union Station
  2. Emeryville Amtrak Station
  3. Denver Airport (DEN)
45h 58m
$199 - $282

California to Denver Airport (DEN) train times

Trains run five times a week between Los Angeles and Denver Airport (DEN). The service departs Los Angeles at 10:10 in the morning, which arrives into Denver Airport (DEN) at 19:37. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2 days 8h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from California station to Denver Airport (DEN) station. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles Union Station and arriving at Denver Airport Station via Emeryville Amtrak Station and Union Station Track 1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45h 58m.

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The distance between California and Denver Airport (DEN) is 798 miles. The road distance is 1045.5 miles.

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California to Denver Airport (DEN) train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Los Angeles Union Station.

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California to Denver Airport (DEN) train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Denver Union Station.

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Denver Airport (DEN) is 1h ahead of California. It is currently 4:56 AM in California and 5:56 AM in Denver Airport (DEN).

There are 82+ hotels available in Denver Airport (DEN). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between California and Denver Airport (DEN)?

You can take a train from Los Angeles to Denver Airport (DEN) via Emeryville Amtrak Station, Denver Union Station, and Union Station Track 1 in around 45h 58m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to Emeryville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
11h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Premium
$240 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Seat
$110 - $160
Train from Emeryville Amtrak Station to Denver Union Station
Ave. Duration
32h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Premium
$380 - $550
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Business Seat
$290 - $410

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