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Cheap train tickets from Sacramento to Seattle


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How much are train tickets from Sacramento to Seattle?

Lowest Price$84.00
Fastest Train19h 57m
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Train Lines1
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Users that traveled with Amtrak Coast Starlight report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Sacramento to Seattle?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Sacramento to Seattle 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 Sacramento to Seattle was $97.10. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 15 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $103.90 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 ride from Sacramento to Seattle?

The distance between Sacramento and Seattle is approximately 625.32 miles, or 1006.09 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 19 hours and 57 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 19 hours and 57 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Sacramento to Seattle?

On Tuesday trains from Sacramento to Seattle 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Sacramento to Seattle?

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Sacramento to Seattle route. Amtrak Coast Starlight offers the most scheduled departures between Sacramento to Seattle, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Seattle 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 Seattle, which start at $78.00.

One train company connects Sacramento to Seattle

Amtrak Coast Starlight

Amtrak Coast Starlight train tickets from Sacramento to Seattle start from $84.00, and on average cost $106.55. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Coast Starlight schedules to Seattle. Amtrak Coast Starlight in Sacramento leaves from Valley Station - 401 I St, And in Seattle trains arrive at King St Station - 303 S Jackson St,

From Sacramento to Seattle train travel on Amtrak Coast Starlight takes 19 hours and 57 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Seattle on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Coast Starlight scheduled trip per day, which will cost $111.49 for a one-way weekend reservation from Sacramento.

Avg. Time
19h 57m
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Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Sacramento on their way to Seattle:
  • Valley Station - 401 I St
There is one train station where trains from Sacramento arrive in Seattle:
  • King St Station - 303 S Jackson St

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