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Miami - West Palm Beach Train Schedule

Trip Summary

There are 2 daily trains from Miami to West Palm Beach. Traveling by train from Miami to West Palm Beach usually takes around one hour and 32 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance66 mi (107 km)
Fastest train1h 32m
Lowest price$18.00
Trains per day2
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Silver Service
Train lines1

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Miami, FL to West Palm Beach, FL

(Based on 6 ratings and reviews)

4.7

5.0

Neda

February 23, 2020- Visiting friends

Brightline

It was such a smooth and seamless experience. Loved the food and drink options, and the cabin was very clean and modern.

It was such a smooth and seamless experience. Loved the food and drink options, and the cabin was very clean and modern.

5.0

Kamal Kant

October 11, 2019- Business

Brightline

Pros: Perfect. Cons: Na. Tips: Perfect.

Pros: Perfect. Cons: Na. Tips: Perfect.

4.0

Yonghui

October 1, 2019- Business

Brightline

Pros: punctual. Cons: maybe better to set a station close to the airport. Tips: no.

Pros: punctual. Cons: maybe better to set a station close to the airport. Tips: no.

5.0

Catalina

September 11, 2019- Visiting family

Brightline

Pros: First class. Great. Cons: Nothing. Tips: If I was leaving here I wil go again and again.

Pros: First class. Great. Cons: Nothing. Tips: If I was leaving here I wil go again and again.

What is the price of a train ticket from Miami to West Palm Beach?

$18.00 is the average price of a bus ticket from Miami to West Palm Beach. This is currently one of the best deals in bus travel. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Average prices by travel date

$30$20$10NovDec

Over the next four weeks, the average daily price of train tickets to West Palm Beach from Miami is expected to remain pretty much the same. As a result, a one-way train trip will cost about $18 regardless of the day you pick to travel.

Monthly average prices

$25$20$15$10$5JFMAMJJASOND

If you are trying to decide when to travel from Miami to West Palm Beach by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for March. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just $13 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Miami to West Palm Beach in November, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to $19 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.

Prices as travel date approaches

$25$20$15$10$53020100

If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 14 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to West Palm Beach from Miami will be about $4.30 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from Miami to West Palm Beach?

Amtrak Silver Service is the one and only train line which connects Miami, Florida to West Palm Beach, Florida. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Silver Service21h 32m$19.66
  • Amtrak Silver Service

    Amtrak Silver Service

    The Silver Service is an Amtrak train line that runs from New York City to Miami, connecting the largest cities in the Mid-Atlantic region with key destinations in the South and many places across the Sunshine State. Two trains, the Silver Meteor and Silver Star, collectively comprise the Silver Service. The trains come equipped with a variety of sleeper cars that travelers taking an overnight train can choose from, as well as a variety of amenities like free WiFi, power outlets, and a café car. One-way train tickets for the Silver Service from Miami to West Palm Beach start from $18 and the average train journey lasts about 1 hours and 32 minutes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Miami to West Palm Beach 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.

How long is the train journey from Miami to West Palm Beach?

The distance between Miami and West Palm Beach is approximately 66 miles, or 107 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 32 minutes, As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Tuesday is usually the day of the week when trains are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Friday is typically the least busy day for train travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Friday ticket is the way to go.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Miami at 8:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 11:00am. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many train trips to West Palm Beach are there per day?

Trains leave the station in Miami twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to West Palm Beach with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to get off or switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from West Palm Beach to Miami. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Miami to West Palm Beach for $4.99.

City Information

Miami

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With its sprawling beaches, beaming sunshine and thriving nightlife, Miami is one of the most popular vacation destinations in the United States, if not the world. Boasting an incredible 35-mile stretch of beachfront and warm ocean water, Miami is the perfect place to relax and recharge under the sun. And recharge you must, as it is at night when the city really comes to life. Famous for its vibrant bars and nightclubs, Miami will help you dance all your troubles away.

If you are a foodie, you will be delighted to know that Miami is the city with the highest number of restaurants per capita in the U.S., giving you the unique opportunity to treat your tastebuds to fine cuisine from all over the world, including Cuba, Colombia, Russia and Ethiopia. And if you’re a brew connoisseur, keep in mind that Miami has some of the highest-rated beer in the country.

While you’re in Miami, make your way to the Wynwood district and check out the world-famous Wynwood Walls – a growing outdoor art exhibit featuring large-scale works by some of the best-known street artists from around the globe. After that, head over to the Miami Design District for a well-deserved shopping spree.

West Palm Beach

Unlike its sister Palm Beach, which has long been associated with the ultra-lux lifestyle, West Palm Beach offers a treasure trove of away-from-the-shore entertainments and cultural activities. West Palm Beach houses some of the most vibrant art communities in the state, so art lovers should not miss the chance to visit the local Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, or the Norton Museum of Art. The city’s vicinity to nature allows travelers to get up close and personal with wildlife at venues such as McCarthy’s Wildlife Sanctuary, the Lion Country Safari, or Okeeheelee Park.

For food aficionados, West Palm Beach is an affordable destination that can stand toe-to-toe against Palm Beach’s restaurant scene. The principal dishes in the area revolve mostly around seafood, especially groupers and shrimps. Restaurants worth trying out include Tin Fish or Bimini Twist.

West Palm Beach station, a historic destination in the city, is served by Amtrak as well as various bus carriers. There are daily long-distance trains and buses running through this station, offering access to cities as far as New York. The main airport in the city is the Palm Beach International Airport, which is located just west of the city.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Miami?

Miami, FL - Miami Amtrak Station (8303 NW 37th Ave) - MIAAMT-0

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Departure stations

The Amtrak Station at 8303 NW 37th Ave in Miami opened in 1978 as the southern destination of Amtrak's Silver Service trains. Parking is available at the station, and at the large waiting area inside, you'll find vending machines, restrooms, and on-site Amtrak customer service staff. The train station is located in the Hialeah area of Miami, just a few blocks from the Tri-Rail and Metrorail Transfer Station, making it easy to connect with public transit lines to other areas of sunny Miami.

All train stations in Miami:

  • 8303 NW 37th Ave

Where is the train station in West Palm Beach?

205 S Tamarind Ave  - WPBAMT-0

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205 S Tamarind Ave  - WPBAMT-1

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205 S Tamarind Ave  - WPBAMT-2

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Arrival stations

The Amtrak Station in West Palm Beach is the main train station in the city, with service on the Tri-Rail commuter rail and Amtrak Silver Service. Opened in 1921, the station boasts a unique Spanish Revival design and a sweet pastel pink facade. Thanks to recent improvements, the station was beautified with additional trees, new sidewalks, and an added pizzeria for passengers to grab a quick bite. As the hub for travel in and out of West Palm Beach, this station is also a bus stop for FlixBus and Greyhound buses.

All train stations in West Palm Beach:

  • 205 S Tamarind Ave

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