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There are 2 daily trains from Spokane to Williston. Traveling by train from Spokane to Williston usually takes around 15 hours and 34 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.
|Distance||640 mi (1029 km)|
|Fastest train||15h 34m|
|Trains per day||2|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak Empire Builder|
What is the price of a train ticket from Spokane to Williston?
In the last month, £69.59 was the average price of a train ticket from Spokane, WA to Williston, ND. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 11 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £17.40 more than that for a same-day booking.
Monthly average prices
If you are trying to decide when to travel from Spokane to Williston by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for September. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just £71 – the lowest of the year.
Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Spokane to Williston in May, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to £84 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you have a high chance of scoring a ticket at a lower price.
Prices as travel date approaches
If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 11 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Williston from Spokane will be about £17.40 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.
Which train should you take from Spokane to Williston?
Amtrak Empire Builder is the one and only train line which connects Spokane, Washington to Williston, North Dakota. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak Empire Builder||2||15h 34m||£76.95|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Spokane to Williston 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 Spokane to Williston?
The distance between Spokane and Williston is approximately 640 miles, or 1029 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 15 hours and 34 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 Spokane to Williston are the most crowded on Saturday. 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 Thursday 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 Spokane at 01:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 01:00. 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 Spokane to Williston?
Trains leave the station in Spokane twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to Williston 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 Williston to Spokane.
Where is the train station in Spokane?
There is one train station in Spokane.
Where is the train station in Williston?
Williston has one train station.
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