Cheap Modesto to Columbia  train tickets


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How much are Modesto to Columbia train tickets?

Lowest Price$350.50
Fastest84h 42m
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How to find cheap train tickets from Modesto to Columbia ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Modesto to Columbia 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 Modesto to Columbia was $350.50. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 12 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $0.00 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 journey from Modesto to Columbia ? How far is Modesto to Columbia ?

The distance between Modesto to Columbia is 2237.33 miles or 3599.72 km. A train trip from Modesto to Columbia typically takes 85 hours and 37 minutes. If you are looking to get to Columbia faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 84 hours and 42 minutes to get from Modesto to Columbia.

Going from Modesto to Columbia by train takes over 85 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Tuesday trains from Modesto to Columbia 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Modesto to Columbia

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Columbia. One train carrier operates regular service on the Modesto to Columbia route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Modesto to Columbia, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Modesto to Columbia, 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 Modesto to Columbia, which start at $152.00.

One train carrier connects Modesto to Columbia


Amtrak train tickets from Modesto to Columbia start from $334.75, and on average cost $350.50. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Columbia. Amtrak in Modesto leaves from 1700 Held Dr, And in Columbia trains arrive at 850 Pulaski St,

From Modesto to Columbia train travel on Amtrak takes 85 hours and 37 minutes. If you are looking to get to Columbia faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 84 hours and 42 minutes.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Modesto on their way to Columbia. The busiest departure station in Modesto serving this route is 1700 Held Dr.
  • 1700 Held Dr
There is one train station where trains arrive in Columbia from Modesto., The busiest departure station in Modesto serving this route is 850 Pulaski St.
  • 850 Pulaski St