Cheap Houghton to Pontiac train tickets


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Lowest Price$152.00
Fastest22h 17m
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How to find cheap train tickets from Houghton to Pontiac ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Houghton to Pontiac 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 Pontiac was $153.50. 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 journey from Houghton to Pontiac ? How far is Houghton to Pontiac ?

The distance between Houghton to Pontiac is 403.38 miles or 649.01 km. A train trip from Houghton to Pontiac typically takes 24 hours and 28 minutes. If you are looking to get to Pontiac faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 22 hours and 17 minutes to get from Houghton to Pontiac.

Going from Houghton to Pontiac by train takes over 24 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 Tuesday trains from Houghton to Pontiac 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Houghton to Pontiac

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Pontiac. One train carrier operates regular service on the Houghton to Pontiac route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Houghton to Pontiac, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Houghton to Pontiac, 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 Houghton to Pontiac, which start at $96.00.

One train carrier connects Houghton to Pontiac


Amtrak train tickets from Houghton to Pontiac start from $152.00, and on average cost $173.50. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Pontiac. Amtrak in Houghton leaves from Michigan Tech University, Memorial Union, And in Pontiac trains arrive at Transp Ctr - 51000 Woodward Ave,

From Houghton to Pontiac train travel on Amtrak takes 24 hours and 29 minutes. If you are looking to get to Pontiac faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 22 hours and 17 minutes.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Houghton on their way to Pontiac. The busiest departure station in Houghton serving this route is Michigan Tech University, Memorial Union.
  • Michigan Tech University, Memorial Union
There is one train station where trains arrive in Pontiac from Houghton., The busiest departure station in Houghton serving this route is Transp Ctr - 51000 Woodward Ave.
  • Transp Ctr - 51000 Woodward Ave