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Tacoma-Albany Train Timetable
There is one daily train from Tacoma to Albany. Traveling by train from Tacoma to Albany usually takes around 4 hours and 45 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak Cascades train can make the trip in 4 hours and 35 minutes.
|Distance||184 mi (295 km)|
|Fastest train||4h 35m|
|Trains per day||1|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak Cascades|
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Which train should you take from Tacoma to Albany?
There are 3 train lines with service from Tacoma, Washington to Albany, Oregon. There is only one daily train on each service.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak Cascades||1||4h 35m||£30.85|
|Amtrak Coast Starlight||1||5h 30m||£32.81|
Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 1 Amtrak trains from Tacoma to Albany every day, as well as 1 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from £49.
The Cascades is a passenger train service operated by Amtrak that runs between Vancouver, BC and Eugene, OR. Not only is the Cascades one of Amtrak's most scenic train routes, the trains also offer free WiFi, power outlets, reclining seats, and refreshments available for purchase. There are an average of 1 trips on the Amtrak Cascades from Tacoma to Albany, and the average train ticket costs .
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Tacoma to Albany 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.
Can you take a train all the way from Tacoma to Albany?
How long is the train journey from Tacoma to Albany?
The distance between Tacoma and Albany is approximately 184 miles, or 295 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 45 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 35 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 Tacoma to Albany are the most crowded on Monday. 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 Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
Most days, there is only one train which leaves Tacoma at 10:00 and arrives in Albany around 4 hours later.
Is there a direct train from Tacoma to Albany?
Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Albany with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.
Where is the train station in Tacoma?
There is one train station in Tacoma:
Other train stations in Tacoma:
1001 Puyallup Ave
Where is the train station in Albany?
Albany has one train station:
Other train stations in Albany:
110 10th Ave SW
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