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Emeryville-Seattle Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Emeryville to Seattle?

Lowest Price$91.00
Fastest Train21h 52m
Trains Per Day1
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Emeryville to Seattle right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

What is the price of a train ticket from Emeryville to Seattle?

In the last month, $91.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Emeryville, CA to Seattle, WA. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Emeryville to Seattle?

The distance between Emeryville and Seattle is approximately 675 miles, or 1087 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 21 hours and 52 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 Emeryville to Seattle 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 Sunday 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 Emeryville at 10:00pm and arrives in Seattle around 21 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Emeryville to Seattle?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Seattle 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 Seattle to Emeryville.

Which train should you take from Emeryville to Seattle?

Amtrak Coast Starlight is the one and only train line which connects Emeryville, California to Seattle, Washington. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Coast Starlight121h 52m$101.34

Where is the train station in Emeryville?

There is one train station in Emeryville:

  • 5885 Horton St

Where is the train station in Seattle?

Seattle has one train station:

  • King St Station - 303 S Jackson St

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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Emeryville, CA to Seattle, WA
Based on 6 ratings and reviews

Based on 6 reviews
Users that traveled with Amtrak Coast Starlight report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
December 25, 2019Vacation
Every Thing You need ,Available ,Place close to Shopping Explore Seattle ,Quite ,Roomy plenty of space The Agent was assisting me super helpfull answer all of my Question Super Clean Everthing almost needed available
Obtaining the main Keys initially
Be in good communication with them ,they are very helpfull
May 25, 2019Vacation
The train seats were spacious and the cross country views were spectacular. Once in a lifetime experience.
The trip from Chicago to San Francisco was a disaster in regards to punctuality. We ended up SITTING stationary on the tracks for a total of 12 hours. First delay caused by freight train mechanical malfunction in Colorado. Sat for about 5 hours in the Rocky mountains wh...More
Spend the extra money on the business or first class cars. Some of the coach passengers are down right scary.

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