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How much are train tickets from Red Wing to Staples?

Lowest Price$38.00
Fastest Train4h 31m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines1
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Red Wing-Staples Train Schedule

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Red Wing to Staples 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. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their 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.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Red Wing to Staples?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $38.00 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Red Wing to Staples.

How long is the train journey from Red Wing to Staples?

The distance between Red Wing and Staples is approximately 165 miles, or 266 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 31 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 31 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 Red Wing to Staples are the most crowded on Friday. 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 Friday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Red Wing at 8:00pm while the last train of the day leaves at 8:00pm. 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 trains per day run from Red Wing to Staples?

Trains leave the station in Red Wing twice a day, so thre are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to Staples 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 Staples to Red Wing.

What train services are there from Red Wing to Staples?

Amtrak Empire Builder is the one and only train line which connects Red Wing to Staples. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Empire Builder24h 31m$38.00

Where is the train station in Red Wing?

There is one train station in Red Wing:

  • 420 Levee St

Where is the train station in Staples?

Staples has one train station:

  • First Ave NE and Fourth St NE

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