Cheap train tickets from Astoria to Salem


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How do you find cheap train tickets from Astoria to Salem?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Astoria to Salem 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 Astoria to Salem was $37.00. 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 Astoria to Salem?

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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Astoria to Salem?

On Monday trains from Astoria to Salem 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Astoria to Salem

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.

One train company connects Astoria to Salem


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.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Astoria on their way to Salem. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Astoria are:
  • Astoria Transit Ctr - 900 Marine Dr
There is one train station where trains arrive in Salem from Astoria. These are the busiest arriving stations in Salem:
  • 500 13th St SE