Duration 2 days 5h
Distance 2214 miles
Average price $282
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The train between Grand Rapids and California takes 2 days 5h. There is at least one train per day from Grand Rapids 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. Grand Rapids Vernon J. Ehlers Station
  2. Chicago Union Station
  3. Los Angeles
2 days 0h
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$235 - $328

Grand Rapids to California train times

Trains run once daily between Grand Rapids and Los Angeles. The service departs Grand Rapids at 06:00 in the morning, which arrives into Los Angeles at 08:00. All services require a transfer at Chicago Union Station and take an average of 2 days 5h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Grand Rapids station to California station. However, there are services departing from Grand Rapids Vernon J. Ehlers Station and arriving at Los Angeles Union Station via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 0h.

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The distance between Grand Rapids and California is 1806 miles. The road distance is 2214 miles.

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Grand Rapids to California train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Grand Rapids Vernon J. Ehlers Station.

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

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California is 3h behind Grand Rapids. It is currently 6:58 AM in Grand Rapids and 3:58 AM in California.

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

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What companies run services between Grand Rapids and California?

You can take a train from Grand Rapids to Los Angeles via Chicago Union Station in around 2 days 0h.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50

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 Grand Rapids Vernon J. Ehlers Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $80
Train from Chicago Union Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
43h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $280
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $280
Premium
$500 - $750
Flexi Coach Seat
$420 - $650
Business Seat
$460 - $650

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