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There are 2 daily trains from Alderson to Staples. Traveling by train from Alderson to Staples usually takes around 33 hours, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.
|Distance||938 mi (1509 km)|
|Fastest train||33h 0m|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak|
Which train should you take from Alderson to Staples?
Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Alderson, West Virginia to Staples, Minnesota. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak||2||1d 8h 50m||€255.05|
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 2 Amtrak trains from Alderson to Staples every day, as well as 0 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from €236.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Alderson to Staples during the COVID-19 pandemic?
How long is the train journey from Alderson to Staples?
The distance between Alderson and Staples is approximately 938 miles, or 1509 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 33 hours,
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Alderson to Staples 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 Saturday 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 Alderson 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 Alderson to Staples?
Trains leave the station in Alderson twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you change trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Staples to Alderson.
Where is the train station in Alderson?
There is one train station in Alderson.
Where is the train station in Staples?
Staples has one train station.