The distance between Portland and Whitefish is approximately 440.92 miles, or 709.42 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 16 hours and 19 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 13 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.
If you want to avoid a crowded train, Monday is the best day to travel as it is the least busy day for trains from Portland to Whitefish.
In contrast, the busiest train day of the week is usually Thursday. If you are planning to book travel for Thursday, make sure to book your train tickets well in advance as they may sell out and you may find trains more full than usual.
Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Whitefish. On the route to Whitefish 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Empire Builder offers the most scheduled departures between Portland to Whitefish, usually offering 2 trips per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Whitefish with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Portland to Whitefish, which start at €141.91.
Amtrak train tickets from Portland to Whitefish start from €93.10, and on average cost €133.51. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Whitefish. Amtrak in Portland leaves from Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave, And in Whitefish trains arrive at 500 Depot St,
From Portland to Whitefish train travel on Amtrak takes 22 hours and 2 minutes. If you are looking to get to Whitefish faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 13 hours and 36 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Whitefish on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost €140.21 for a one-way weekend reservation from Portland.
Amtrak Empire Builder train tickets from Portland to Whitefish start from €70.50, and on average cost €90.57. Daily there are 2 Amtrak Empire Builder schedules to Whitefish. Amtrak Empire Builder in Portland leaves from Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave, And in Whitefish trains arrive at 500 Depot St,
From Portland to Whitefish train travel on Amtrak Empire Builder takes 13 hours and 37 minutes. If you are looking to get to Whitefish faster, Amtrak Empire Builder offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 13 hours and 36 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Empire Builder offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay €93.29 for a one-way train ticket to Whitefish.