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Oakland - Eugene Train Schedule

Trip Summary

There are 2 daily trains from Oakland to Eugene. Traveling by train from Oakland to Eugene usually takes around 16 hours and 16 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak Coast Starlight train can make the trip in 14 hours and 50 minutes.

Distance434 mi (698 km)
Fastest train14h 50m
Lowest price$65.00
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceAmtrak
Train lines2

Price trends for trains from Oakland to Eugene

Monthly average prices

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Which train should you take from Oakland to Eugene?

2 train services operate from Oakland, California to Eugene, Oregon. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak117h 29m$82.11
Amtrak Coast Starlight114h 50m$73.81
  • Amtrak

    Amtrak

    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 1 Amtrak trains from Oakland to Eugene every day, as well as 1 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $73.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Oakland to Eugene during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Oakland to Eugene?

The distance between Oakland and Eugene is approximately 434 miles, or 698 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 16 hours and 16 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 14 hours and 50 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 Oakland to Eugene are the most crowded on Saturday. 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 Monday 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 Oakland at 7:00pm while the last train of the day leaves at 9:00pm. 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 Oakland to Eugene?

Trains leave the station in Oakland twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. One of these is a direct train, which will typically get you to Eugene faster. While it might still have stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains during your trip.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Eugene to Oakland. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Oakland to Eugene for $113.00.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Oakland?

Departure stations

There are two stations in Oakland where you can board the train to Eugene.

Train stations in Oakland:

  • 245 Second St

Where is the train station in Eugene?

Arrival stations

Eugene has one train station.

Need a return trip from Eugene to Oakland?

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