Duration 2h 5m
Distance 46.5 miles
Average price $32
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Santa Ana and Santa Monica takes 2h 5m and the fastest train takes 1h 55m. There is a train service every few hours from Santa Ana to Santa Monica. 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, tram • 1h 59m

  1. Santa Ana Amtrak Station
  2. 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines
  3. Santa Monica
1h 59m
$27 - $36

Santa Ana to Santa Monica train times

Trains run hourly between Santa Ana and Santa Monica. The service departs Santa Ana at 22:52 at night, which arrives into Santa Monica at 01:00. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 5m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Santa Ana to Santa Monica? 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.

No, there is no direct train from Santa Ana station to Santa Monica station. However, there are services departing from Santa Ana Amtrak Station and arriving at Downtown Santa Monica Station via Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines and 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 59m.

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The distance between Santa Ana and Santa Monica is 41 miles. The road distance is 46.5 miles.

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

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Santa Ana to Santa Monica train services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at Downtown Santa Monica Station.

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