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Duration 3 days 6h
Distance 2460.1 miles
Average price $357
Frequency 3/week

Trip overview

The train between Erie and California takes 3 days 6h. The train runs, on average, 3 times per week from Erie 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. Erie Amtrak Station
  2. Chicago Union Station
  3. Los Angeles
3 days 3h
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$296 - $417

Erie to California train times

Trains run three times a week between Erie and Los Angeles. The service departs Erie at 01:54 in the morning, which arrives into Los Angeles at 05:35. All services require a transfer at Chicago Union Station and take an average of 3 days 6h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Erie 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.

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No, there is no direct train from Erie station to California station. However, there are services departing from Erie Amtrak Station and arriving at Los Angeles Union Station via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 3h.

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The distance between Erie and California is 2092 miles. The road distance is 2460.1 miles.

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

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

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California is 3h behind Erie. It is currently 8:58 AM in Erie and 5:58 AM in California.

There are 10+ hotels available in California. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Erie and California?

You can take a train from Erie to Los Angeles via Chicago Union Station in around 3 days 3h.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
8h 56m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80

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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Erie Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
8h 56m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Premium
$240 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Seat
$100 - $150
Train from Chicago Union Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 days 17h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$240 - $340
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Premium
$550 - $850
Flexi Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Business Seat
$550 - $800

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