Train Overview

Average Duration:
36h 40m
Trains Per Day:
1

First and Last Train

First Train:
18:43
Last Train:
18:43

Ticket Details

Average Price:
$223 - $674

Overview

The train between San Diego and Austin takes 37h 21m. On an average weekday, there is one train per day travelling from San Diego to Austin. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

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San Diego to Austin train times

All available trains travelling from San Diego to Austin. To see full schedules, alternative transport and to book your tickets online click here.
Departing Wednesday, March 20, 2019
San Diego Santa Fe Depot
36h 40m
Austin Amtrak Station
36h 40m
1 change
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Departing Friday, March 22, 2019
San Diego Santa Fe Depot
36h 40m
Austin Amtrak Station
36h 40m
1 change
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Departing Sunday, March 24, 2019
San Diego Santa Fe Depot
36h 40m
Austin Amtrak Station
36h 40m
1 change
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Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from San Diego to Austin station. However, there are services departing from San Diego Santa Fe Depot and arriving at Austin Amtrak Station via Los Angeles Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37h 21m.

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The distance between San Diego and Austin is 1162 miles. The road distance is 1307.7 miles.

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San Diego to Austin train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from San Diego Santa Fe Depot station.

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San Diego to Austin train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Austin Amtrak Station.

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Austin is 2h ahead of San Diego. It is currently 6:53 AM in San Diego and 8:53 AM in Austin.

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