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There is one daily train from Dallas to Denver. Traveling by train from Dallas to Denver usually takes around 40 hours and 35 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.
|Distance||663 mi (1066 km)|
|Fastest train||40h 35m|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak|
What is the price of a train ticket from Dallas to Denver?
In the last month, C$294.10 was the average price of a train ticket from Dallas, TX to Denver, CO. Given how far apart Dallas and Denver are from each other, there's no getting around the fact that most train tickets are on the pricier side. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 28 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around C$140.24 more than that for a same-day booking.
Average prices by travel date
Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from Dallas to Denver will vary between C$276 and C$436. Planning a train trip to Denver within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from Dallas over the next 7 days is C$292. Make sure to book your trip as soon as possible as train fares tend to go up as you get closer to your travel date.
Monthly average prices
If you are trying to decide when to travel from Dallas to Denver by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for October. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just C$259 – the lowest of the year.
Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Dallas to Denver in March, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to C$326 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you have a high chance of scoring a ticket at a lower price.
Prices as travel date approaches
If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 28 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Denver from Dallas will be about C$140.24 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.
Which train should you take from Dallas to Denver?
Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Dallas, Texas to Denver, Colorado. 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.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak||1||1d 16h 36m||$361.10|
Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 1 Amtrak trains from Dallas to Denver every day, as well as 2 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $276.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Dallas to Denver 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 Dallas to Denver?
How long is the train journey from Dallas to Denver?
The distance between Dallas and Denver is approximately 663 miles, or 1066 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 40 hours and 35 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 Dallas to Denver are the most crowded on Wednesday. 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 Thursday 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 Dallas at 3:00pm and arrives in Denver around 40 hours later.
Is there a direct train from Dallas to Denver?
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.
Where is the train station in Dallas?
There is one train station in Dallas.
Where is the train station in Denver?
Denver has one train station.
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