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|Fastest train||22h 46m|
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from San Francisco to Seattle 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.
Can you take a train all the way from San Francisco to Seattle?
What is the price of a train ticket from San Francisco to Seattle?
In the last month, $95.18 was the average price of a train ticket from San Francisco, CA to Seattle, WA. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.
How long is the train journey from San Francisco to Seattle?
The distance between San Francisco and Seattle is approximately 679 miles, or 1093 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 22 hours and 46 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 San Francisco to Seattle are the most crowded on Thursday. 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 Saturday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
Most days, there is only one train which leaves San Francisco at 9:00pm and arrives in Seattle around 22 hours later.
Is there a direct train from San Francisco to Seattle?
Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. However, it is not a direct train. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you transfer trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
Which train should you take from San Francisco to Seattle?
Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects San Francisco, California to Seattle, Washington. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.
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Amtrak train tickets from San Francisco to Seattle start from $91, and on average cost $126. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Seattle. Amtrak in San Francisco leaves from Salesforce Plaza, And in Seattle trains arrive at King St Station - 303 S Jackson St, From San Francisco to Seattle train travel on Amtrak takes 22 hours and 46 minutes.
Where is the train station in San Francisco?
There is one train station in San Francisco:
- Salesforce Plaza
Where is the train station in Seattle?
Seattle has one train station:
- King St Station - 303 S Jackson St
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