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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Minot to Williston?

Lowest Price$19.00
Fastest Train2h 1m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines1
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Price trends for trains from Minot to Williston

Average prices by travel date

$30$20$10AugAug

Monthly average prices

$25$20$15$10$5SONDJFMAMJJA

Prices as travel date approaches

$25$20$15$10$53020100

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Minot to Williston 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. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep 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.

What is the price of a train ticket from Minot to Williston?

In the last month, $19.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Minot, ND to Williston, ND. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 10 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $5.00 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Minot to Williston?

The distance between Minot and Williston is approximately 107 miles, or 173 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 1 minute, Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Minot to Williston are the most crowded on Monday. 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 Thursday 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 Minot 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 Minot to Williston?

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

Which train should you take from Minot to Williston?

Amtrak Empire Builder is the one and only train line which connects Minot, North Dakota to Williston, North Dakota. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Empire Builder22h 1m$19.50

Where is the train station in Minot?

There is one train station in Minot:

  • 400 1st Ave SW

Where is the train station in Williston?

Williston has one train station:

  • 1 S Main St

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