Cheap train tickets from Whitefish to Portland, OR

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How much are train tickets from Whitefish to Portland, OR?

Lowest Price$79.00
Fastest12h 54m
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Whitefish to Portland, OR?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Whitefish to Portland 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 Whitefish to Portland was $87.67. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 25 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $76.33 compared to a typical last-minute fare. 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 Whitefish to Portland, OR?

The distance between Whitefish and Portland is approximately 440.92 miles, or 709.42 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 16 hours and 27 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 12 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Whitefish to Portland?

On Wednesday trains from Whitefish to Portland 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 Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Whitefish to Portland?

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Portland. On the route to Portland 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Empire Builder offers the most scheduled departures between Whitefish to Portland, usually offering 2 trips per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Portland with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Here are the 2 train companies that operate from Whitefish to Portland

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Whitefish to Portland start from $99.00, and on average cost $126.52. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Portland. Amtrak in Whitefish leaves from 500 Depot St, And in Portland trains arrive at Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave,

From Whitefish to Portland train travel on Amtrak takes 21 hours and 21 minutes. If you are looking to get to Portland faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 12 hours and 54 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Portland on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $129.03 for a one-way weekend reservation from Whitefish.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
21h 21m
Avg. Price
$126.52

Amtrak Empire Builder

Amtrak Empire Builder train tickets from Whitefish to Portland start from $79.00, and on average cost $92.56. Daily there are 2 Amtrak Empire Builder schedules to Portland. Amtrak Empire Builder in Whitefish leaves from 500 Depot St, And in Portland trains arrive at Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave,

From Whitefish to Portland train travel on Amtrak Empire Builder takes 13 hours and 54 minutes. If you are looking to get to Portland faster, Amtrak Empire Builder offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 12 hours and 54 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Empire Builder offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $91.41 for a one-way train ticket to Portland.

Restroom
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
13h 54m
Avg. Price
$92.56

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Whitefish on their way to Portland:
  • 500 Depot St
There is one train station where trains from Whitefish arrive in Portland:
  • Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave