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How much are train tickets from Williston to Minot?

Lowest Price$19.00
Fastest Train2h 28m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Williston to Minot 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. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their 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.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Williston to Minot?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $19.00 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Williston to Minot. By booking your trip 3 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $5.00 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from Williston to Minot?

The distance between Williston and Minot is approximately 107 miles, or 173 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 28 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 28 minutes. 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 Williston to Minot are the most crowded on Tuesday. 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 Sunday 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 Williston at 6:00pm while the last train of the day leaves at 6:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Williston to Minot?

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

What train services are there from Williston to Minot?

Amtrak Empire Builder is the one and only train line which connects Williston to Minot. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Empire Builder22h 28m$20.82

Where is the train station in Williston?

There is one train station in Williston:

  • 1 S Main St

Where is the train station in Minot?

Minot has one train station:

  • 400 1st Ave SW

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