Cheap train tickets from Tacoma to Boise


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How much are train tickets from Tacoma to Boise?

Lowest Price$139.22
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Tacoma to Boise?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Tacoma to Boise 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 Boise was $139.22. 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 ride from Tacoma to Boise?

The distance between Tacoma and Boise is approximately 392.78 miles, or 631.96 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 13 hours and 22 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 13 hours and 22 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Tacoma to Boise?

On Tuesday trains from Tacoma to Boise 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 Boise

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Tacoma to Boise route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Tacoma to Boise, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Tacoma 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 Tacoma to Boise, which start at $82.21.

One train company connects Tacoma to Boise


Amtrak train tickets from Tacoma to Boise start from $139.22, and on average cost $149.78. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Boise. Amtrak in Tacoma leaves from 1001 Puyallup Ave, And in Boise trains arrive at Bus Terminal - 1212 W Bannock St,

From Tacoma to Boise train travel on Amtrak takes 13 hours and 23 minutes. If you are looking to get to Boise faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 13 hours and 22 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Boise on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $161.43 for a one-way weekend reservation from Tacoma.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Tacoma on their way to Boise. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Tacoma are:
  • 1001 Puyallup Ave
There is one train station where trains arrive in Boise from Tacoma. These are the busiest arriving stations in Boise:
  • Bus Terminal - 1212 W Bannock St