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Cheap train tickets from Shelby, MT to Essex


Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Shelby, MT to Essex?

Lowest Price$20.00
Fastest Train2h 19m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Shelby, MT to Essex?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Shelby to Essex 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 Shelby to Essex was $20.00. 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 Shelby, MT to Essex?

The distance between Shelby and Essex is approximately 82.16 miles, or 132.20 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 2 hours and 19 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 19 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 Shelby to Essex?

On Tuesday trains from Shelby to Essex 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.

What train companies travel from Shelby to Essex?

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Essex. One train carrier operates regular service on the Shelby to Essex route. Amtrak Empire Builder offers the most scheduled departures between Shelby to Essex, usually offering 2 trips per day. 2 train trips per day are direct connections to Essex, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

One train company connects Shelby to Essex

Amtrak Empire Builder

Amtrak Empire Builder train tickets from Shelby to Essex start from $20.00, and on average cost $20.00. Daily there are 2 Amtrak Empire Builder schedules to Essex. Amtrak Empire Builder in Shelby leaves from 230 W Central Ave, And in Essex trains arrive at 290 Izaak Walton Inn Rd,

From Shelby to Essex train travel on Amtrak Empire Builder takes 2 hours and 20 minutes. If you are looking to get to Essex faster, Amtrak Empire Builder offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 19 minutes.

Avg. Time
2h 20m
Avg. Price
There is one train station from which trains depart Shelby on their way to Essex:
  • 230 W Central Ave
There is one train station where trains from Shelby arrive in Essex:
  • 290 Izaak Walton Inn Rd

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