The distance between Sacramento to Portland is 483.69 miles or 778.22 km. A train trip from Sacramento to Portland typically takes 15 hours and 33 minutes. If you are looking to get to Portland faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Coast Starlight. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 15 hours and 33 minutes to get from Sacramento to Portland.
Going from Sacramento to Portland by train takes over 15 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 Saturday trains from Sacramento 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 Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Sacramento to Portland route. Amtrak Coast Starlight offers the most scheduled departures between Sacramento to Portland, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Portland with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Sacramento to Portland, which start at $70.00.
Amtrak Coast Starlight train tickets from Sacramento to Portland start from $67.00, and on average cost $83.31. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Coast Starlight schedules to Portland. Amtrak Coast Starlight in Sacramento leaves from Valley Station - 401 I St, And in Portland trains arrive at Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave,
From Sacramento to Portland train travel on Amtrak Coast Starlight takes 15 hours and 33 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Portland on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Coast Starlight scheduled trip per day, which will cost $82.04 for a one-way weekend reservation from Sacramento.