Cheap train tickets from Madison to Vancouver, WA


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How much are train tickets from Madison to Vancouver, WA?

Lowest Price$260.66
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Madison to Vancouver, WA?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Madison 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 Madison to Vancouver was $388.49. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 5 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $184.29 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 ride from Madison to Vancouver, WA?

The distance between Madison and Vancouver is approximately 1641.69 miles, or 2641.38 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 64 hours and 12 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 45 hours and 8 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 Vancouver?

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

What train companies travel from Madison to Vancouver?

Typically there are 5 schedules to compare for your trip to Vancouver. One train carrier operates regular service on the Madison to Vancouver route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Madison to Vancouver, usually offering 5 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Madison to Vancouver, 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 Vancouver


Amtrak train tickets from Madison to Vancouver start from $260.66, and on average cost $471.79. Daily there are 5 Amtrak schedules to Vancouver. Amtrak in Madison leaves from UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St and 2 other stations. And in Vancouver trains arrive at 1301 W 11th St,

From Madison to Vancouver train travel on Amtrak takes 64 hours and 13 minutes. If you are looking to get to Vancouver faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 45 hours and 8 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 7 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $480.51 for a one-way train ticket to Vancouver.

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There are 3 train stations in Madison with trains to Vancouver. For this route, the busiest departing train stations are:
  • UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St
  • 4 Collins Ct
  • University of Wisconsin
There is one train station where trains from Madison arrive in Vancouver:
  • 1301 W 11th St