The distance between Oakland and Denver is approximately 939.47 miles, or 1511.55 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 35 hours and 36 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 33 hours and 23 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.
Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Denver. One train carrier operates regular service on the Oakland to Denver route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Oakland to Denver, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Oakland to Denver, 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 Oakland to Denver, which start at $69.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Oakland to Denver start from $148.00, and on average cost $217.72. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Denver. Amtrak in Oakland leaves from 245 Second St and one other station. And in Denver trains arrive at Union Station and one other train station.
From Oakland to Denver train travel on Amtrak takes 35 hours and 36 minutes. If you are looking to get to Denver faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 33 hours and 23 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $218.28 for a one-way train ticket to Denver.