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Fargo-Saint Paul Train Timetable

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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Fargo to Saint Paul?

Lowest Price£29.82
Fastest Train5h 25m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Fargo to Saint Paul right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

What is the price of a train ticket from Fargo to Saint Paul?

In the last month, £29.82 was the average price of a train ticket from Fargo, ND to Saint Paul, MN. This is a great price, especially considering the length of the route. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 10 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £10.16 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Fargo to Saint Paul?

The distance between Fargo and Saint Paul is approximately 222 miles, or 357 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 25 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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Fargo to Saint Paul are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 Saturday 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 Fargo at 02:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 02:00. 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 Fargo to Saint Paul?

Trains leave the station in Fargo twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to Saint Paul 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 Saint Paul to Fargo. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Fargo to Saint Paul for £18.05.

Which train should you take from Fargo to Saint Paul?

Amtrak Empire Builder is the one and only train line which connects Fargo, North Dakota to Saint Paul, Minnesota. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Empire Builder25h 25m£30.74

Where is the train station in Fargo?

There is one train station in Fargo:

  • 420 4th St N

Where is the train station in Saint Paul?

Saint Paul has one train station:

  • Union Depot

Price trends for trains from Fargo to Saint Paul

Average prices by travel date

£35£24£12SepOct

Monthly average prices

£78£63£47£31£16NDJFMAMJJASO

Prices as travel date approaches

£39£31£24£16£83020100

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Fargo, ND to Saint Paul, MN
4.0
Based on 2 ratings and reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Empire Builder report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
3.0
Staff
3.5
Value
4.0
Condition
4.0
Nancy
4.0
29 December 2019Visiting family
Pros
Comfort
Kathy
4.0
21 June 2019Visiting family
Pros
the availability of breakfast, good leg room, they even woke me up quietly to let me know we were approaching my stop at 3:30 am.
Cons
boarding the train was fine, getting off of it was a giant leap to the step stool.....would of been nice to be closer and not such a deep stair when getting off of the train. BE READY FOR DELAYS...!!!! after arriving to board my train, only to find out the train was ...More
Tips
Bring snacks, reading material , pillow and blankie if sleeping

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