Cheap train tickets from Portland, OR to Sacramento


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How much are train tickets from Portland, OR to Sacramento?

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How do you find cheap train tickets from Portland, OR to Sacramento?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Portland to Sacramento 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 Portland to Sacramento was £54.36. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 17 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £39.18 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 Portland, OR to Sacramento?

The distance between Portland and Sacramento is approximately 483.69 miles, or 778.22 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 15 hours and 50 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 15 hours and 50 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 Portland to Sacramento?

On Thursday trains from Portland to Sacramento 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 Portland to Sacramento?

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Portland to Sacramento route. Amtrak Coast Starlight offers the most scheduled departures between Portland to Sacramento, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Sacramento 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 Portland, OR to Sacramento, which start at £54.21.

One train company connects Portland to Sacramento

Amtrak Coast Starlight

Amtrak Coast Starlight train tickets from Portland to Sacramento start from £52.66, and on average cost £61.72. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Coast Starlight schedules to Sacramento. Amtrak Coast Starlight in Portland leaves from Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave, And in Sacramento trains arrive at Valley Station - 401 I St,

From Portland to Sacramento train travel on Amtrak Coast Starlight takes 15 hours and 50 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Sacramento on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Coast Starlight scheduled trip per day, which will cost £63.10 for a one-way weekend reservation from Portland.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Portland on their way to Sacramento:
  • Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave
There is one train station where trains from Portland arrive in Sacramento:
  • Valley Station - 401 I St