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West Palm Beach-Ocala Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from West Palm Beach to Ocala?

Lowest Price$38.00
Fastest Train6h 18m
Trains Per Day1
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from West Palm Beach to Ocala right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Can you take a train all the way from West Palm Beach to Ocala?

While the train is the main method of transportation from West Palm Beach to Ocala, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

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

In the last month, $38.00 was the average price of a train ticket from West Palm Beach, FL to Ocala, FL. This is a great price, especially considering the length of the route. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 13 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $52.50 more than that for a same-day booking.

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

The distance between West Palm Beach and Ocala is approximately 213 miles, or 343 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 10 hours and 44 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 6 hours and 18 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 West Palm Beach to Ocala are the most crowded on Monday. 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 Monday 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 West Palm Beach at 9:00am and arrives in Ocala around 6 hours later.

Is there a direct train from West Palm Beach to Ocala?

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.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Ocala to West Palm Beach. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from West Palm Beach to Ocala for $44.00.

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

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects West Palm Beach, Florida to Ocala, Florida. 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.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak110h 44m$61.17

Where is the train station in West Palm Beach?

There is one train station in West Palm Beach:

  • 205 S Tamarind Ave

Where is the train station in Ocala?

Ocala has one train station:

  • Central Transfer Station

Price trends for trains from West Palm Beach to Ocala

Monthly average prices

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