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Trip Summary

There are 3 daily trains from Wisconsin Dells to Portland. Traveling by train from Wisconsin Dells to Portland usually takes around 44 hours and 51 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak Empire Builder train can make the trip in 42 hours and 21 minutes.

Distance1613 mi (2597 km)
Fastest train42h 21m
Lowest price£105.10
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Empire Builder
Train lines2

What is the price of a train ticket from Wisconsin Dells to Portland?

In the last month, £117.65 was the average price of a train ticket from Wisconsin Dells, WI to Portland, OR. Tickets are generally somewhat expensive for this particular train route, which is to be expected given the long distance. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 25 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £45.26 more than that for a same-day booking.

Average prices by travel date

£202£135£67JunJun

Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from Wisconsin Dells to Portland will vary between £111 and £202. Planning a train trip to Portland within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from Wisconsin Dells over the next 7 days is £114. Make sure to book your trip as soon as possible as train fares tend to go up as you get closer to your travel date.

Monthly average prices

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If you are trying to decide when to travel from Wisconsin Dells to Portland by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for June. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just £116 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Wisconsin Dells to Portland in January, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to £160 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

£160£128£96£64£323020100

If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 25 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Portland from Wisconsin Dells will be about £45.26 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from Wisconsin Dells to Portland?

2 train services operate from Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin to Portland, Oregon. Amtrak Empire Builder usually has more trains scheduled, with 2 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak12d 2h 1m£154.60
Amtrak Empire Builder21d 18h 21m£116.94
  • Amtrak

    Amtrak

    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 Wisconsin Dells to Portland every day, as well as 1 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from £124.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Wisconsin Dells to Portland 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 Wisconsin Dells to Portland?

The distance between Wisconsin Dells and Portland is approximately 1613 miles, or 2597 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 44 hours and 51 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 42 hours and 21 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 Wisconsin Dells to Portland are the most crowded on Sunday. 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?

The earliest train departs Wisconsin Dells at 17:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 17:00. 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 Wisconsin Dells to Portland?

There are 3 scheduled trains on most days. There is one direct train, which you can stay on for the entire journey from Wisconsin Dells to Portland. In contrast, taking a non-direct train would require you to transfer trains during your trip.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Portland to Wisconsin Dells.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Wisconsin Dells?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Wisconsin Dells.

Where is the train station in Portland?

Arrival stations

Portland has one train station.

Need a return trip from Portland to Wisconsin Dells?

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