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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Dallas to Denver?

Lowest Price$158.00
Fastest Train40h 35m
Trains Per Day1
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Dallas to Denver 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.

Can you take a train all the way from Dallas to Denver?

While the train is the main method of transportation from Dallas to Denver, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

What is the price of a train ticket from Dallas to Denver?

In the last month, $202.06 was the average price of a train ticket from Dallas, TX to Denver, CO. Given how far apart Dallas and Denver are from each other, there's no getting around the fact that most train tickets are on the pricier side. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 13 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $90.06 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Dallas to Denver?

The distance between Dallas and Denver is approximately 663 miles, or 1066 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 43 hours and 51 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 40 hours and 35 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 Dallas to Denver are the most crowded on Wednesday. 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 Tuesday 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 Dallas at 11:00am and arrives in Denver around 40 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Dallas to Denver?

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 Denver to Dallas. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Dallas to Denver for $97.00.

Which train should you take from Dallas to Denver?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Dallas, Texas to Denver, Colorado. 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
Amtrak11d 19h 51m$213.20

Amtrak train tickets from Dallas to Denver start from $158, and on average cost $213. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Denver. Amtrak in Dallas leaves from Union Station - 400 S Houston St, And in Denver trains arrive at Union Station - 1701 Wynkoop Street, From Dallas to Denver train travel on Amtrak takes 43 hours and 51 minutes. If you are looking to get to Denver faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 40 hours and 35 minutes. If you are looking to travel to Denver on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost for a one-way weekend reservation from Dallas.

Where is the train station in Dallas?

There is one train station in Dallas:

  • Union Station - 400 S Houston St

Where is the train station in Denver?

Denver has one train station:

  • Union Station - 1701 Wynkoop Street

Price trends for trains from Dallas to Denver

Average prices by travel date

$225$150$75SepSep

Monthly average prices

$275$220$165$110$55FMAMJJASONDJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$275$220$165$110$553020100

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