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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Arcata to Kelso?

Lowest price$140.81
Fastest train30h 43m
Trains per day1
Train lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Arcata to Kelso during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

Can you take a train all the way from Arcata to Kelso?

While the train is the main method of transportation from Arcata to Kelso, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

What is the price of a train ticket from Arcata to Kelso?

In the last month, $140.81 was the average price of a train ticket from Arcata, CA to Kelso, WA. Tickets are generally somewhat expensive for this particular train route, which is to be expected given the long distance. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Arcata to Kelso?

The distance between Arcata and Kelso is approximately 370 miles, or 595 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 30 hours and 43 minutes,

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Arcata to Kelso are the most crowded on Saturday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Saturday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Arcata at 10:00am and arrives in Kelso around 30 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Arcata to Kelso?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. However, it is not a direct train. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you transfer trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Kelso to Arcata. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Arcata to Kelso for $190.67.

Which train should you take from Arcata to Kelso?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Arcata, California to Kelso, Washington. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak11d 6h 43m$140.81

Amtrak train tickets from Arcata to Kelso start from $141, and on average cost $141. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Kelso. Amtrak in Arcata leaves from 925 E St Transit Ctr, And in Kelso trains arrive at 501 S First St, From Arcata to Kelso train travel on Amtrak takes 30 hours and 43 minutes.

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