Trains from Los Angeles, CA to Seattle, WA

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Train Los Angeles to Seattle: Trip Overview

Train Los Angeles to Seattle: Trip Overview

Average ticket price$151
Average train trip duration1d 10h
Number of daily trains2
Earliest train departure7:13 AM
Distance958 miles (1544 km)
Latest train departure9:51 AM
Please note, this information is subject to change.
Train Companies

Train Companies

US train company: Brightline

Los Angeles to Seattle Trains

Information on this train trip

Daily Trains2
Earliest and Latest Train Departures7:13AM - 9:51AM
Minimum Price$164
Average Ticket Price$151
Minimum Trip Duration1d10h
Average Train Trip Duration1d10h
Distance958 miles (1544 km)
Train Companies on This RouteAmtrak
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions for your trip Los Angeles - Seattle

The average train ticket price from Los Angeles to Seattle is $151. The best way to find train tickets from Los Angeles to Seattle is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to rise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

A train trip between Los Angeles and Seattle is around 1d 10h, although the fastest train will take about 1d 10h. This is the time it takes to travel the 960 miles that separates the two cities.

The number of trains from Los Angeles to Seattle can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 2. Some trains are direct while others have layovers. Simplify your train trip from Los Angeles to Seattle by comparing and selecting the train that fits your travel style and budget on Busbud.

When taking the train from Los Angeles to Seattle, you can travel comfortably and safely with Amtrak.

Once in Seattle, you can exploring the city. The top sights and things to do are Seattle Aquarium, Pacific Science Center, Space Needle, Family Fun Center & Bullwinkle's Restaurant, Woodland Park Zoo.

Find cheapest prices for trains

Find cheapest prices for trains

Price is for a one-way ticket for one passenger and based on past searches.

Best price found
02/23
$247
Today
$358
02/25
$247
02/26
$247
02/27
$164
02/28
$211
02/29
$240
03/01
$164
The cheapest trip from Los Angeles to Seattle was searched and found on Feb 27, 2024 with a price of $164

To save money and be sure you have the best seat, it's a good idea to buy your train tickets from Los Angeles to Seattle, as early as possible.

You can expect to pay from $164 to $358 for a train ticket from Los Angeles to Seattle based on the last 1 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at $164 which is on 2024-02-27.

About Train Travel

Train Travel Tips

Taking the fastest trains allows you to travel at speeds greater than 300 km/h. Taking a trip from Los Angeles to Seattle is not only much quicker but more comfortable too! You can usually travel directly to the city centre and save time while you're at it.

No matter if you plan to take a regional or high-speed train to Seattle, the planet will thank you. You’ll help to protect the beautiful landscapes that will unfold before your very eyes.

The train emits up to 30x less CO2 for a trip between Los Angeles and Seattle compared to the same trip made by plane or car. A truly ecological mode of transport that will allow you to easily reduce your carbon footprint.

Tune out to the fine sounds of your best music playlist on your train trip from Los Angeles to Seattle while indulging in miles on end of beautiful scenic views.

Did you know?

New York holds the record for the most platforms and track numbers in a single station. Grand Central Station in Manhattan is one of the largest rail terminals in the world with more than 44 platforms and 67 tracks to accommodate passengers.

Some trains in Sweden can recover more than a fifth of the energy they use by braking. This is especially true with ore trains as they descend from Narvik to Kiruna.

You can find the straightest railway in the world in Australia. This railway line is 478 kilometres long and is also considered the longest and straightest railway line in the world.

What's the cheapest way to go from Los Angeles to Seattle?

The train is the cheapest travel choice for this destination
Vehicle TypeTravel TimeAvg PriceDaily Departures
Vehicle TypeBusTravel Time1d 8hAvg Price$154Daily Departures11
Vehicle TypeTrainTravel Time1d 10hAvg Price$151Daily Departures2

The best way to travel between Los Angeles and Seattle is by train. By choosing the train, you'll get to save some money as you travel to your destination, as ticket prices cost $151 on average. If you're on a budget, you'll find cheap tickets from $113. If you're looking for the fastest way to get to Seattle, choose the train, as it will take you from Los Angeles to Seattle in about 1d 8h - that's the fastest way to get there!

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Train from Seattle to Los Angeles

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