The distance between Portland to Denver is 981.69 miles or 1579.48 km. A train trip from Portland to Denver typically takes 50 hours and 51 minutes. If you are looking to get to Denver faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 50 hours and 30 minutes to get from Portland to Denver.
Going from Portland to Denver by train takes over 50 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Thursday trains from Portland to Denver 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 Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Denver. One train carrier operates regular service on the Portland to Denver route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Portland to Denver, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Portland to Denver, 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 Portland to Denver, which start at $106.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Portland to Denver start from $177.00, and on average cost $239.11. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Denver. Amtrak in Portland leaves from Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave, And in Denver trains arrive at Union Station,
From Portland to Denver train travel on Amtrak takes 50 hours and 52 minutes. If you are looking to get to Denver faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 50 hours and 30 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $239.55 for a one-way train ticket to Denver.