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How much are train tickets from Portland, OR to Omaha, NE?

Lowest Price$190.00
Fastest Train60h 34m
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Portland to Omaha 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 Portland to Omaha?

In the last month, $190.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Portland, OR to Omaha, NE. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 2 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $87.50 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Portland to Omaha?

The distance between Portland and Omaha is approximately 1365 miles, or 2197 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 60 hours and 34 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 60 hours and 34 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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Portland to Omaha are the most crowded on Thursday. 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?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Portland at 2:00pm and arrives in Omaha around 60 hours later.

How many trains per day run from Portland to Omaha?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. However, it is not a direct train. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you transfer trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Omaha to Portland. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Portland to Omaha for $161.00.

What train services are there from Portland to Omaha?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Portland to Omaha. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak12d 12h 34m$207.36

Where is the train station in Portland?

There is one train station in Portland:

  • Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave

Where is the train station in Omaha?

Omaha has one train station:

  • 1003 S 9th St

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