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There are 2 daily trains from Sandpoint to Spokane. Traveling by train from Sandpoint to Spokane usually takes around one hour and 51 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.
|Distance||59 mi (95 km)|
|Fastest train||1h 51m|
|Trains per day||2|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak Empire Builder|
Price trends for trains from Sandpoint to Spokane
Monthly average prices
Which train should you take from Sandpoint to Spokane?
Amtrak Empire Builder is the one and only train line which connects Sandpoint, Idaho to Spokane, Washington. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak Empire Builder||2||1h 51m||£10.23|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Sandpoint to Spokane during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the train journey from Sandpoint to Spokane?
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Sandpoint to Spokane are the most crowded on Wednesday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Tuesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Sandpoint at 23:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 23:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Sandpoint to Spokane?
Trains leave the station in Sandpoint twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to Spokane with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to get off or switch trains.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Spokane to Sandpoint.
Where is the train station in Sandpoint?
There is one train station in Sandpoint.
Train stations in Sandpoint:
450 Railroad Ave
Where is the train station in Spokane?
Spokane has one train station.
Train stations in Spokane:
Bus Terminal - 221 W 1st Ave
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