Cheap Boston to Seattle  train tickets


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Lowest Price$193.00
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How to find cheap train tickets from Boston to Seattle ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Boston to Seattle 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 Boston to Seattle was $351.81. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 14 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $48.00 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 Boston to Seattle ? How far is Boston to Seattle ?

The distance between Boston to Seattle is 2486.94 miles or 4001.32 km. A train trip from Boston to Seattle typically takes 97 hours, If you are looking to get to Seattle faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 72 hours and 28 minutes to get from Boston to Seattle.

Going from Boston to Seattle by train takes over 97 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 Friday trains from Boston to Seattle 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Boston to Seattle

Typically there are 17 schedules to compare for your trip to Seattle. One train carrier operates regular service on the Boston to Seattle route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Boston to Seattle, usually offering 17 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Boston to Seattle, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Boston to Seattle, which start at $176.00.

One train carrier connects Boston to Seattle


Amtrak train tickets from Boston to Seattle start from $193.00, and on average cost $370.88. Daily there are 17 Amtrak schedules to Seattle. Amtrak in Boston leaves from South Station and one other station. And in Seattle trains arrive at King St Station - 303 S Jackson St,

From Boston to Seattle train travel on Amtrak takes 96 hours and 37 minutes. If you are looking to get to Seattle faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 72 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 19 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $376.11 for a one-way train ticket to Seattle.

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Plan your next adventure:

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Seattle that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Boston serving this route is South Station, Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St.
  • South Station
  • Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Seattle from Boston., The busiest departure station in Boston serving this route is King St Station - 303 S Jackson St.
  • King St Station - 303 S Jackson St