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Cheap train tickets from Oakland to Vancouver, BC

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How much are train tickets from Oakland to Vancouver, BC?

Lowest Price£110.99
Fastest Train25h 36m
Trains Per Day3
Train Lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Oakland to Vancouver, BC?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Oakland 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 Oakland to Vancouver was £132.19. 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 Oakland to Vancouver, BC?

The distance between Oakland and Vancouver is approximately 794.66 miles, or 1278.55 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 28 hours and 21 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 25 hours and 36 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 Oakland to Vancouver?

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

What train companies travel from Oakland to Vancouver?

Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Vancouver. One train carrier operates regular service on the Oakland to Vancouver route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Oakland to Vancouver, usually offering 2.736 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Oakland 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.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Oakland to Vancouver, BC, which start at £48.15.

One train company connects Oakland to Vancouver

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Oakland to Vancouver start from £110.99, and on average cost £136.98. Daily there are 2.735849 Amtrak schedules to Vancouver. Amtrak in Oakland leaves from 245 Second St and one other station. And in Vancouver trains arrive at Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St,

From Oakland to Vancouver train travel on Amtrak takes 28 hours and 22 minutes. If you are looking to get to Vancouver faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 25 hours and 36 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £144.08 for a one-way train ticket to Vancouver.

Avg. Time
1d 4h 22m
Avg. Price
£136.98

Plan your next adventure

There are 2 train stations in Oakland with trains to Vancouver. For this route, the busiest departing train stations are:
  • 245 Second St
  • Across San Leandro Blvd from BART station - 700 73rd Ave
There is one train station where trains from Oakland arrive in Vancouver:
  • Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St

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