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There are 2 daily trains from Shelby to Wolf Point. Traveling by train from Shelby to Wolf Point usually takes around 4 hours and 50 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.
|Distance||287 mi (462 km)|
|Fastest train||4h 50m|
|Trains per day||2|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak Empire Builder|
Which train should you take from Shelby to Wolf Point?
Amtrak Empire Builder is the one and only train line which connects Shelby, Montana to Wolf Point, Montana. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak Empire Builder||2||4h 50m||$51.50|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Shelby to Wolf Point 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.
How long is the train journey from Shelby to Wolf Point?
The distance between Shelby and Wolf Point is approximately 287 miles, or 462 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 50 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 Shelby to Wolf Point 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 Tuesday 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 Shelby at 11:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 11:00am. 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 Shelby to Wolf Point?
Trains leave the station in Shelby twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to Wolf Point 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 Wolf Point to Shelby.
Where is the train station in Shelby?
There is one train station in Shelby.
Where is the train station in Wolf Point?
Wolf Point has one train station.
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