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There is one daily train from Dunsmuir to Portland. Traveling by train from Dunsmuir to Portland usually takes around 10 hours and 40 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak Coast Starlight train can make the trip in 10 hours and 36 minutes.
|Distance||299 mi (481 km)|
|Fastest train||10h 36m|
|Trains per day||1|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak Coast Starlight|
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Which train should you take from Dunsmuir to Portland?
2 train services operate from Dunsmuir, California to Portland, Oregon. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.
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 Dunsmuir to Portland every day, as well as 0 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from €63.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Dunsmuir 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.
Can you take a train all the way from Dunsmuir to Portland?
How long is the train journey from Dunsmuir to Portland?
The distance between Dunsmuir and Portland is approximately 299 miles, or 481 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 10 hours and 40 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 10 hours and 36 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 Dunsmuir to Portland are the most crowded on Thursday. 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?
Most days, there is only one train which leaves Dunsmuir at 04:00 and arrives in Portland around 10 hours later.
Is there a direct train from Dunsmuir to Portland?
Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Portland with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Portland to Dunsmuir.
Where is the train station in Dunsmuir?
There is one train station in Dunsmuir.
Where is the train station in Portland?
Portland has one train station.
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