Cheap train tickets from Arcata to Portland


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How much are train tickets from Arcata to Portland?

Lowest Price$108.25
Fastest29h 12m
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Arcata to Portland?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Arcata 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 Arcata to Portland was $108.25. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 24 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $30.50 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 ride from Arcata to Portland?

The distance between Arcata and Portland is approximately 329.61 miles, or 530.33 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 29 hours and 25 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 29 hours and 12 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Arcata to Portland?

On Monday trains from Arcata 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 Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Arcata to Portland

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Arcata to Portland route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Arcata to Portland, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Arcata to Portland, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Arcata to Portland, which start at $69.00.

One train company connects Arcata to Portland


Amtrak train tickets from Arcata to Portland start from $106.25, and on average cost $128.96. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Portland. Amtrak in Arcata leaves from 925 E St Transit Ctr, And in Portland trains arrive at Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave,

From Arcata to Portland train travel on Amtrak takes 29 hours and 26 minutes. If you are looking to get to Portland faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 29 hours and 12 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Portland on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $129.96 for a one-way weekend reservation from Arcata.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Arcata on their way to Portland. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Arcata are:
  • 925 E St Transit Ctr
There is one train station where trains arrive in Portland from Arcata. These are the busiest arriving stations in Portland:
  • Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave