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Duration 13h 1m
Distance 415.9 miles
Average price $101
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Santa Ana and San Francisco takes 13h 1m and the fastest train takes 12h 59m. There is at least one train per day from Santa Ana to San Francisco. 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. Santa Ana Amtrak Station
  2. Los Angeles Union Station
  3. San Francisco
13h 51m
$81 - $121

Santa Ana to San Francisco train times

Trains run once daily between Santa Ana and San Francisco. The service departs Santa Ana at 08:58 in the morning, which arrives into San Francisco at 21:58. All services require a transfer, and take on average 13h 1m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Santa Ana station to San Francisco. However, there are services departing from Santa Ana Amtrak Station and arriving at Civic Center / UN Plaza via Los Angeles Union Station and Lake Merritt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 51m.

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The distance between Santa Ana and San Francisco is 380 miles. The road distance is 415.9 miles.

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Santa Ana to San Francisco train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Santa Ana Amtrak Station.

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Santa Ana to San Francisco train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Oakland Jack London Square Station.

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What companies run services between Santa Ana and San Francisco?

You can take a train from Santa Ana to San Francisco via Los Angeles Union Station, Oakland Jack London Square Station, and Lake Merritt in around 13h 51m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Ana Amtrak Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$29 - $45
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to Oakland Jack London Square Station
Ave. Duration
11h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Premium
$240 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Seat
$110 - $160

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