Cheap Denver to Lincoln train tickets


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How to find cheap train tickets from Denver to Lincoln ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Denver to Lincoln 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 Denver to Lincoln was $69.50. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 29 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $10.13 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 journey from Denver to Lincoln ? How far is Denver to Lincoln ?

The distance between Denver to Lincoln is 444.21 miles or 714.71 km. A train trip from Denver to Lincoln typically takes 7 hours and 11 minutes. If you are looking to get to Lincoln faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak California Zephyr. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 7 hours and 10 minutes to get from Denver to Lincoln.

Going from Denver to Lincoln by train takes over 7 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 Wednesday trains from Denver to Lincoln 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak California Zephyr has the most connections between Denver to Lincoln

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Denver to Lincoln route. Amtrak California Zephyr offers the most scheduled departures between Denver to Lincoln, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Lincoln 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 Denver to Lincoln, which start at $84.75.

One train carrier connects Denver to Lincoln

Amtrak California Zephyr

Amtrak California Zephyr train tickets from Denver to Lincoln start from $62.00, and on average cost $77.65. Daily there are 1 Amtrak California Zephyr schedules to Lincoln. Amtrak California Zephyr in Denver leaves from Union Station, And in Lincoln trains arrive at 277 Pinnacle Arena Dr,

From Denver to Lincoln train travel on Amtrak California Zephyr takes 7 hours and 11 minutes. If you are looking to get to Lincoln faster, Amtrak California Zephyr offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 7 hours and 10 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Lincoln on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak California Zephyr scheduled trip per day, which will cost $79.05 for a one-way weekend reservation from Denver.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Denver on their way to Lincoln. The busiest departure station in Denver serving this route is Union Station.
  • Union Station
There is one train station where trains arrive in Lincoln from Denver., The busiest departure station in Denver serving this route is 277 Pinnacle Arena Dr.
  • 277 Pinnacle Arena Dr