Duration 3 days 14h
Distance 2534.7 miles
Average price $360
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The train between Durham and California takes 3 days 14h. The train runs, on average, 2 times per week from Durham to California. 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. Durham Amtrak Station
  2. Greensboro Amtrak Station
  3. New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  4. Los Angeles
2 days 21h
Bookable on Rome2rio
$295 - $424

Durham to California train times

Trains run twice a week between Durham and Los Angeles. The service departs Durham at 18:09 in the evening, which arrives into Los Angeles at 05:35. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3 days 14h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Durham to California? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions may still be in place within United States. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for United States.

Learn More.

No, there is no direct train from Durham station to California station. However, there are services departing from Durham Amtrak Station and arriving at Los Angeles Union Station via Greensboro Amtrak Station and New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 21h.

More details

The distance between Durham and California is 2215 miles. The road distance is 2534.7 miles.

Get driving directions

Durham to California train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Durham Amtrak Station.

More details

Durham to California train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Los Angeles Union Station.

More details

Book your Durham to California train tickets online with Omio, Omio and Omio.

Search and book

California is 3h behind Durham. It is currently 1:38 AM in Durham and 10:38 PM in California.

There are eight+ hotels available in California. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

More details

What companies run services between Durham and California?

You can take a train from Durham to Los Angeles via Greensboro Amtrak Station and New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal in around 2 days 21h.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Durham Amtrak Station to Greensboro Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50
Train from Greensboro Amtrak Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Premium
$310 - $430
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Business Seat
$190 - $270
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
46h 35m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $260
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Premium
$480 - $700
Flexi Coach Seat
$380 - $550
Business Seat
$410 - $600

Get the Rome2rio app

Find the best way to get from A to B, anywhere in the world, on your mobile or tablet.

Compare your options: plane, train, bus, car, ferry, bike share, driving and walking directions all in one search.

Learn more about our apps