The distance between Astoria and Salem is approximately 94.30 miles, or 151.72 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 6 hours and 4 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 4 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.
Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Salem. One train carrier operates regular service on the Astoria to Salem route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Astoria to Salem, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Astoria to Salem, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Astoria to Salem, which start at $34.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Astoria to Salem start from $34.00, and on average cost $37.00. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Salem. Amtrak in Astoria leaves from Astoria Transit Ctr - 900 Marine Dr, And in Salem trains arrive at 500 13th St SE,
From Astoria to Salem train travel on Amtrak takes 6 hours and 5 minutes. If you are looking to get to Salem faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 4 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $37.00 for a one-way train ticket to Salem.