Cheap train tickets from Madison to Williston, ND


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How much are train tickets from Madison to Williston, ND?

Lowest Price$153.46
Fastest20h 57m
trains per day4
train companies1
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Madison to Williston, ND?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Madison to Williston 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 Madison to Williston was $175.81. 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 Madison to Williston, ND?

The distance between Madison and Williston is approximately 770.21 miles, or 1239.22 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 22 hours and 22 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 20 hours and 57 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 Madison to Williston?

On Sunday trains from Madison to Williston 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Madison to Williston?

Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to Williston. One train carrier operates regular service on the Madison to Williston route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Madison to Williston, usually offering 4 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Madison to Williston, 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.

One train company connects Madison to Williston


Amtrak train tickets from Madison to Williston start from $153.46, and on average cost $230.36. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Williston. Amtrak in Madison leaves from University of Wisconsin and 2 other stations. And in Williston trains arrive at 1 S Main St,

From Madison to Williston train travel on Amtrak takes 22 hours and 22 minutes. If you are looking to get to Williston faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 20 hours and 57 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 5 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $214.09 for a one-way train ticket to Williston.

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Plan your next adventure

There are 3 train stations in Madison with trains to Williston. For this route, the busiest departing train stations are:
  • University of Wisconsin
  • UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St
  • 4 Collins Ct
There is one train station where trains from Madison arrive in Williston:
  • 1 S Main St

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