Cheap Tacoma to Portland train tickets

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Fastest2h 47m
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Overall score for Tacoma to Portland
4.0
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Amtrak Cascades
4.0
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4.0
10 June 2019Couples trip
Pros
Nice way to see views that are not normally able to be seen
Cons
better timing on Amtrak trains
Tips
get Amtrak's app to view actual train arrival and departure times

How large is Portland?

Portland is the largest and most populous city in the state of Oregon, located near the Oregon/Washington State border. The Rose City has a metro population of 2,478,810 and a city square mileage of 145 square miles (or 376 square kilometers).

What’s the train schedule for Tacoma to Portland?

The earliest train from Tacoma to Portland is on the Amtrak Cascades line, and departs at 8:00 a.m. Pacific Time. The latest train departs at 6:00 p.m. Pacific Time.

How long does it take to travel from Tacoma to Portland by train?

On average it takes between 2 hours and 45 minutes and 3.5 hours — over a distance of 144 miles (231.7 kilometers) — to travel from Tacoma to Portland by train.

How to book cheap train tickets from Tacoma to Portland ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Tacoma to Portland 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 Tacoma to Portland was £19.16. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 29 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £9.29 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 journey from Tacoma to Portland ? How far is Tacoma to Portland ?

The distance between Tacoma to Portland is 120.10 miles or 193.23 km. A train trip from Tacoma to Portland typically takes 2 hours and 54 minutes. If you are looking to get to Portland faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Cascades. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 2 hours and 47 minutes to get from Tacoma to Portland.

Getting to Portland from Tacoma by train typically takes under three hours. A day trip to Portland from Tacoma is fairly easy to do with plenty of time to see the sights in Portland and still get back at a reasonable time in the evening.

On Thursday trains from Tacoma to Portland 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.

Amtrak Cascades has the greatest number of connections between Tacoma to Portland

Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to Portland. On the route to Portland 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Cascades offers the most scheduled departures between Tacoma to Portland, usually offering 3 trips per day. 4 train trips per day are direct connections to Portland, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Tacoma to Portland, which start at £0.78.

Tacoma to Portland is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak Cascades

Amtrak Cascades train tickets from Tacoma to Portland start from £16.46, and on average cost £22.61. Daily there are 3 Amtrak Cascades schedules to Portland. Amtrak Cascades in Tacoma leaves from 1001 Puyallup Ave, And in Portland trains arrive at Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave,

From Tacoma to Portland train travel on Amtrak Cascades takes 2 hours and 47 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Cascades offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £25.33 for a one-way train ticket to Portland.

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Avg. Time
2h 47m
Avg. Price
£22.61

Amtrak Coast Starlight

Amtrak Coast Starlight train tickets from Tacoma to Portland start from £17.25, and on average cost £24.10. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Coast Starlight schedules to Portland. Amtrak Coast Starlight in Tacoma leaves from 1001 Puyallup Ave, And in Portland trains arrive at Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave,

From Tacoma to Portland train travel on Amtrak Coast Starlight takes 3 hours and 23 minutes. If you are looking to get to Portland faster, Amtrak Coast Starlight offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 47 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Portland on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Coast Starlight scheduled trip per day, which will cost £26.26 for a one-way weekend reservation from Tacoma.

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Avg. Time
3h 23m
Avg. Price
£24.10

Plan your next adventure:

There is one train station from which trains depart Tacoma on their way to Portland. The busiest departure station in Tacoma serving this route is 1001 Puyallup Ave.
  • 1001 Puyallup Ave
There is one train station where trains arrive in Portland from Tacoma., The busiest departure station in Tacoma serving this route is Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave.
  • Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave