Cheap train tickets from Houghton to Modesto


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How much are train tickets from Houghton to Modesto?

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How do you find cheap train tickets from Houghton to Modesto?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Houghton to Modesto 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 Houghton to Modesto was $426.50. 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 ride from Houghton to Modesto?

The distance between Houghton and Modesto is approximately 1765.34 miles, or 2840.31 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 68 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 67 hours and 34 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Houghton to Modesto?

On Thursday trains from Houghton to Modesto 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 Thursday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Houghton to Modesto?

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Houghton to Modesto route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Houghton to Modesto, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Houghton to Modesto, 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.

One train company connects Houghton to Modesto


Amtrak train tickets from Houghton to Modesto start from $426.50, and on average cost $426.50. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Modesto. Amtrak in Houghton leaves from Michigan Tech University, Memorial Union, And in Modesto trains arrive at 1700 Held Dr,

From Houghton to Modesto train travel on Amtrak takes 67 hours and 35 minutes.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Houghton on their way to Modesto:
  • Michigan Tech University, Memorial Union
There is one train station where trains from Houghton arrive in Modesto:
  • 1700 Held Dr