The distance between Portland and Boise is approximately 344.27 miles, or 553.90 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 52 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 52 hours and 20 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.
Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Portland to Boise route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Portland to Boise, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Portland to Boise, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Portland to Boise, which start at $78.18.
Amtrak train tickets from Portland to Boise start from $343.20, and on average cost $343.20. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Boise. Amtrak in Portland leaves from Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave, And in Boise trains arrive at Bus Terminal - 1212 W Bannock St,
From Portland to Boise train travel on Amtrak takes 52 hours and 20 minutes. If you are looking to get to Boise faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 52 hours and 0 minutes.