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Trip Summary

There is one daily train from Provo to Salt Lake City. Traveling by train from Provo to Salt Lake City usually takes around one hour and 39 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance38 mi (62 km)
Fastest train1h 39m
Lowest price$8.48
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceAmtrak California Zephyr
Train lines1

Price trends for trains from Provo to Salt Lake City

Monthly average prices

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Which train should you take from Provo to Salt Lake City?

Amtrak California Zephyr is the one and only train line which connects Provo, Utah to Salt Lake City, Utah. 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
Amtrak California Zephyr11h 39m$18.83

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Provo to Salt Lake City 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.

How long is the train journey from Provo to Salt Lake City?

The distance between Provo and Salt Lake City is approximately 38 miles, or 62 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 39 minutes, As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Provo to Salt Lake City are the most crowded on Friday. 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 Sunday 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 Provo at 9:00pm and arrives in Salt Lake City about an hour later.

Is there a direct train from Provo to Salt Lake City?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Salt Lake City with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Salt Lake City to Provo. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Provo to Salt Lake City for $14.53.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Provo?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Provo.

Where is the train station in Salt Lake City?

Arrival stations

Salt Lake City has one train station.

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