Cheap Tacoma to Vancouver BC train tickets

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How much are Tacoma to Vancouver BC train tickets?

Lowest Price$46.23
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How to buy cheap train tickets from Tacoma to Vancouver BC?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Tacoma to Vancouver is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Tacoma to Vancouver was $62.75. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 27 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $19.54 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train trip from Tacoma to Vancouver BC? What is the distance between Tacoma to Vancouver BC?

The distance between Tacoma to Vancouver BC is 143.74 miles or 231.27 km. A train trip from Tacoma to Vancouver BC typically takes 5 hours and 41 minutes. If you are looking to get to Vancouver faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 5 hours and 25 minutes to get from Tacoma to Vancouver.

Going from Tacoma to Vancouver by train takes over 5 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Monday trains from Tacoma to Vancouver are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most frequent connections between Tacoma to Vancouver BC

Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Vancouver. On the route to Vancouver 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Tacoma to Vancouver, usually offering 2 trips per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Vancouver with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Tacoma to Vancouver BC, which start at $1.32.

Tacoma to Vancouver is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Tacoma to Vancouver start from $73.97, and on average cost $81.90. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Vancouver. Amtrak in Tacoma leaves from 1001 Puyallup Ave, And in Vancouver trains arrive at Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St,

From Tacoma to Vancouver train travel on Amtrak takes 5 hours and 47 minutes. If you are looking to get to Vancouver faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 25 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $85.67 for a one-way train ticket to Vancouver.

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Avg. Time
5h 47m
Avg. Price
$81.90

Amtrak Cascades

Amtrak Cascades train tickets from Tacoma to Vancouver start from $46.23, and on average cost $65.02. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Cascades schedules to Vancouver. Amtrak Cascades in Tacoma leaves from 1001 Puyallup Ave, And in Vancouver trains arrive at Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St,

From Tacoma to Vancouver train travel on Amtrak Cascades takes 5 hours and 26 minutes. If you are looking to get to Vancouver faster, Amtrak Cascades offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 25 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Vancouver on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Cascades scheduled trip per day, which will cost $73.87 for a one-way weekend reservation from Tacoma.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
5h 26m
Avg. Price
$65.02

Plan your next adventure:

There is one train station from which trains depart Tacoma on their way to Vancouver. The busiest departure station in Tacoma serving this route is 1001 Puyallup Ave.
  • 1001 Puyallup Ave
There is one train station where trains arrive in Vancouver from Tacoma., The busiest departure station in Tacoma serving this route is Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St.
  • Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St