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Trains from Centralia to Kelso

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Centralia - Kelso Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 3 daily trains from Centralia to Kelso. Traveling by train from Centralia to Kelso usually takes around 39 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak train can make the trip in 38 minutes.

Distance39 mi (63 km)
Fastest train0h 38m
Lowest price$15.56
Trains per day3
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Cascades
Train lines3

Which train should you take from Centralia to Kelso?

There are 3 train lines with service from Centralia to Kelso. Amtrak Cascades is your best bet, with 2 scheduled trains per day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak10h 38m$27.48
Amtrak Cascades20h 38m$28.00
Amtrak Coast Starlight10h 41m$26.67
  • Amtrak

    Amtrak

    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 Centralia to Kelso every day, as well as 1 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $16.

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  • Amtrak Cascades

    Amtrak Cascades

    The Cascades is a passenger train service operated by Amtrak that runs between Vancouver, BC and Eugene, OR. Not only is the Cascades one of Amtrak's most scenic train routes, the trains also offer free WiFi, power outlets, reclining seats, and refreshments available for purchase. There are an average of 2 trips on the Amtrak Cascades from Centralia to Kelso, and the average train ticket costs .

  • Amtrak Coast Starlight

    Amtrak Coast Starlight

    The Coast Starlight is an Amtrak train that travels the entire length of the West Coast, connecting Los Angeles to Seattle. The route starts hugging the California coastline, treating passengers to swoon-worthy views of the Pacific, before continuing into the verdant forests of the Cascade Mountains. The Coast Starlight indisputably earns its spot among the most scenic Amtrak train routes. Seating options include Coach or Business Class and roomettes or bedrooms for extra space. A trip from Centralia to Kelso takes 0 hours and 41 minutes on average, and Coach tickets start at $16.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Centralia 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.

How long is the train journey from Centralia to Kelso?

The distance between Centralia and Kelso is approximately 39 miles, or 63 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 39 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 38 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Kelso.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Centralia to Kelso are the most crowded on Tuesday. 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?

The earliest train departs Centralia at 9:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Centralia to Kelso?

There are 3 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Centralia to Kelso.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Kelso to Centralia.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Centralia?

Main departure station: 210 Railroad Ave

There is one train station in Centralia.

All train stations in Centralia:

  • 210 Railroad Ave

Where is the train station in Kelso?

Main arrival station: 501 S First Ave

Kelso has one train station.

Train stations in Kelso:

  • 501 S First Ave

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