Trains from Denver to Fort Morgan
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There is one daily train from Denver to Fort Morgan. Traveling by train from Denver to Fort Morgan usually takes around 2 hours and 40 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak California Zephyr train can make the trip in one hour and 15 minutes.
|Distance||72 mi (116 km)|
|Fastest train||1h 15m|
|Trains per day||1|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak California Zephyr|
What is the price of a train ticket from Denver to Fort Morgan?
In the last month, $32.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Denver to Fort Morgan. This is a good price that is inexpensive compared to most train fares. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 5 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $30.15 more than that for a same-day booking.
Monthly average prices
If you are trying to decide when to travel from Denver to Fort Morgan by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for May. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just $17 – the lowest of the year.
Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Denver to Fort Morgan in March, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to $33 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you have a high chance of scoring a ticket at a lower price.
Which train should you take from Denver to Fort Morgan?
2 train services operate from Denver to Fort Morgan. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.
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 2 Amtrak trains from Denver to Fort Morgan every day, as well as 2 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $42.
Amtrak California Zephyr
Amtrak’s California Zephyr travels over 2,400 miles to connect Chicago to the San Francisco area. The full journey takes over 50 hours, so many passengers upgrade to a sleeper cabin for added privacy and comfort. The Zephyr is one of Amtrak’s most scenic routes, and the sightseer lounge’s panoramic windows offer the best views of the Rockies, the Sierra Nevadas, and the Great Salt Lake along the route.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Denver to Fort Morgan 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.
Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the train or in stations.
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 Denver to Fort Morgan?
How long is the train journey from Denver to Fort Morgan?
When are trains the most crowded?
On a weekly basis, the greatest number of passengers tend to travel by trains from Denver to Fort Morgan on Wednesday. Tickets for Wednesday tend to also be the most expensive. For savvy travelers looking for cheaper priced tickets search for travel departing on Saturday. Saturday also tend to have less passengers which may make boarding faster and let you snag your perfect seat.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
Most days, there is only one train which leaves Denver at 6:00am and arrives in Fort Morgan about an hour later.
Is there a direct train from Denver to Fort Morgan?
Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Fort Morgan with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Fort Morgan to Denver.
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Denver is the capital of Colorado, as well as the most populous city in the state. With buildings dating back to the 19th century, Denver is considered one of the most exemplary cities of the Old West era in the United States.
Denver’s proximity to the Rocky Mountains makes it a preferred destination for young travelers seeking the thrill of the slopes during the day and the vibrant nightlife activities only an urban setting can provide. In fact, Denver is among the biggest party cities in the U.S. and one of the craft beer capitals in the country. In addition, thanks to the diverse local crowd, Denver’s restaurant scene offers top-notch options from various world cuisines.
If you’re looking for a more quiet time during your stay, head to one of the many unique museums in town such as the Denver Art Museum, the Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Arts, or the Molly Brown House Museum. Craving a feast to the eyes and some fresh air? Check out the spectacular Denver Botanic Gardens.
As the biggest city in the Mountain states and a top Colorado destination, Denver is a busy travel hub. Even though the Denver airport is on the city’s outskirts, it is still easily accessible. If you are traveling to Denver by bus or train, you’ll be conveniently dropped off at Union Station in the heart of downtown Denver from where you can easily get anywhere in the city.
Where is the train station in Denver?
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Main departure station: Union Station - 1701 Wynkoop Street
Denver’s Union Station first opened in 1881, and houses some of the city’s best shops, bars, and restaurants, making it a popular destination for locals and travelers alike. There is even a seasonal farmers market at the station! But first and foremost, Union Station is the primary transport hub for Denver. The station is served by Amtrak trains, and intercity buses operated by Greyhound, Burlington Trailways, Jefferson Lines and Express Arrow. From Union Station, travelers can also easily access Denver International Airport on the A Line commuter rail.
All train stations in Denver:
Union Station - 1701 Wynkoop Street
Greeley Evans Regional Transportation Ctr
Tejon Park n Ride
Park and Ride - 4300 E Harmony Rd
Pine Junction - RTD Park and Ride
Transit Ctr - 123 Court St
411 E Tomichi Ave
Where is the train station in Fort Morgan?
Main arrival station: South Ensign St and Main St
Fort Morgan has one train station.
All train stations in Fort Morgan:
South Ensign St and Main St
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