Cheap train tickets from Lincoln, NE to Denver


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How much are train tickets from Lincoln, NE to Denver?

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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Lincoln to Denver
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Ratings (Out of 5)
27 November 2019Visiting family
I got home
Buy tickets ahead train was sold out
24 September 2019Solo travel
This was my first time traveling via train. It was will not be my last- even being delayed both times.
Make the food/drink areas more clear. I had no idea where it was and did not venture out to see it. Also wifi would've been nice.
Have fun!

How do you find cheap train tickets from Lincoln, NE to Denver?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Lincoln to Denver 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 Lincoln to Denver was £47.52. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 18 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £34.34 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 Lincoln, NE to Denver?

The distance between Lincoln and Denver is approximately 444.21 miles, or 714.71 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 8 hours and 1 minute, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 8 hours and 1 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 Lincoln to Denver?

On Monday trains from Lincoln to Denver 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 Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Lincoln to Denver?

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Lincoln to Denver route. Amtrak California Zephyr offers the most scheduled departures between Lincoln to Denver, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Denver with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Lincoln, NE to Denver, which start at £64.96.

One train company connects Lincoln to Denver

Amtrak California Zephyr

Amtrak California Zephyr train tickets from Lincoln to Denver start from £47.52, and on average cost £54.32. Daily there are 1 Amtrak California Zephyr schedules to Denver. Amtrak California Zephyr in Lincoln leaves from 277 Pinnacle Arena Dr, And in Denver trains arrive at Union Station,

From Lincoln to Denver train travel on Amtrak California Zephyr takes 8 hours and 1 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Denver on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak California Zephyr scheduled trip per day, which will cost £54.96 for a one-way weekend reservation from Lincoln.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Lincoln on their way to Denver:
  • 277 Pinnacle Arena Dr
There is one train station where trains from Lincoln arrive in Denver:
  • Union Station