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East Glacier Park Village - St Paul Train Schedule

Trip Summary

There are 2 daily trains from East Glacier Park Village to St Paul. Traveling by train from East Glacier Park Village to St Paul usually takes around 21 hours and 1 minute, but the fastest Amtrak Empire Builder train can make the trip in 20 hours and 54 minutes.

Distance981 mi (1579 km)
Fastest train20h 54m
Lowest price$125.00
Trains per day2
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Empire Builder
Train lines2

What is the price of a train ticket from East Glacier Park Village to St Paul?

In the last month, $125.00 was the average price of a train ticket from East Glacier Park Village, MT to Saint Paul, MN. Tickets are generally somewhat expensive for this particular train route, which is to be expected given the long distance. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 17 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $42.80 more than that for a same-day booking.

Prices as travel date approaches

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If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 17 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Saint Paul from East Glacier Park Village will be about $42.80 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from East Glacier Park Village to St Paul?

2 train services operate from East Glacier Park Village, Montana to Saint Paul, Minnesota. Amtrak Empire Builder usually has more trains scheduled, with 2 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak11d 6h 11m$215.40
Amtrak Empire Builder220h 54m$133.29
  • Amtrak

    Amtrak

    Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 1 Amtrak trains from East Glacier Park Village to Saint Paul every day, as well as 1 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $185.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from East Glacier Park Village to Saint Paul during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

Can you take a train all the way from East Glacier Park Village to St Paul?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from East Glacier Park Village to St Paul. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

How long is the train journey from East Glacier Park Village to St Paul?

The distance between East Glacier Park Village and St Paul is approximately 981 miles, or 1579 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 21 hours and 1 minute, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 20 hours and 54 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 East Glacier Park Village to St Paul are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 Wednesday 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 East Glacier Park Village at 9:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 9:00am. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from East Glacier Park Village to St Paul?

Trains leave the station in East Glacier Park Village twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to St Paul 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 St Paul to East Glacier Park Village.

City Information

St Paul

Saint Paul is the capital of Minnesota, and is one of the Twin Cities, along with its neighbor across the Mississippi River, Minneapolis. As the seat of Minnesota's government, Saint Paul offers historic and cultural attractions which represent both the state and the American Midwest as a whole.

For a comprehensive introduction to the region's history, start your trip at the Minnesota History Center, just down the street from the grounds of the State Capitol building. There are museums in Saint Paul for all types of interests, including the Science Museum of Minnesota and the Schubert Club Musical Instrument Museum. For an extra dash of Saint Paul history, take a stroll down Summit Avenue, a stylish street of drool-worthy Victorian houses and mansions, including the home of F. Scott Fitzgerald.

If you're brave enough to visit Saint Paul during the freezing winters, you'll be rewarded with the Saint Paul Winter Carnival, a yearly event where you can explore ice palaces, watch live ice sculpting, and compete in city-wide scavenger hunts. Saint Paul is also one of the country's best cities for craft beer, so save time to taste some local ales or even brew your own beer at Vine Park Brewing Co.

Saint Paul is a hub for travel in the Midwest thanks in part to Amtrak's Empire Builder train service which stops at Saint Paul Union Depot. Bus service from stations throughout town and nearby Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport make it easy to travel to and from this saintly city.

Station Information

Where is the train station in East Glacier Park Village?

Departure stations

There is one train station in East Glacier Park Village.

Where is the train station in St Paul?

Arrival stations

St Paul receives travelers from East Glacier Park Village at its two active train stations.

Train stations in St Paul:

  • Minn-St Paul Airport - 4300 Glumack Dr

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