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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Albany to Portland?

Lowest Price$16.00
Fastest Train1h 54m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines2
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Price trends for trains from Albany to Portland

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 Albany to Portland 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 Albany to Portland?

In the last month, $16.50 was the average price of a train ticket from Albany, OR to Portland, OR. 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 14 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $5.03 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Albany to Portland?

The distance between Albany and Portland is approximately 65 miles, or 104 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 2 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 54 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Albany to Portland 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 Albany at 6:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 1:00pm. 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 Albany to Portland?

Trains leave the station in Albany twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to Portland 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 Portland to Albany. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Albany to Portland for $16.00.

Which train should you take from Albany to Portland?

2 train services operate from Albany, Oregon to Portland, Oregon. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Cascades11h 55m$16.78
Amtrak Coast Starlight12h 11m$17.55

Where is the train station in Albany?

There is one train station in Albany:

  • 110 10th Ave SW

Where is the train station in Portland?

Portland has one train station:

  • Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave

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