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Trains from Salt Lake City to Provo

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Salt Lake City - Provo Train Schedule

Train
$14.00
3:30 AM
340 S 600 W
4:35 AM
300 W 600 S
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Trip Summary

There is one daily train from Salt Lake City to Provo. Traveling by train from Salt Lake City to Provo usually takes around one hour and 5 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance38 mi (62 km)
Fastest train1h 5m
Lowest price$7.00
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceAmtrak California Zephyr
Train lines1

Price trends for trains from Salt Lake City to Provo

Monthly average prices

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Which train should you take from Salt Lake City to Provo?

Amtrak California Zephyr is the one and only train line which connects Salt Lake City, Utah to Provo, Utah. 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
Amtrak California Zephyr11h 5m$15.68
  • Amtrak California Zephyr

    Amtrak California Zephyr

    Amtrak California Zephyr train tickets from Salt Lake City to Provo start from $7, and on average cost . Daily there are 1 Amtrak California Zephyr schedules to Provo. Amtrak California Zephyr in Salt Lake City leaves from 340 S 600 W . And in Provo trains arrive at 300 W 600 S .

    From Salt Lake City to Provo train travel on Amtrak California Zephyr takes 1 hours and 5 minutes.

    If you are looking to travel to Provo on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak California Zephyr scheduled trip per day, which will cost for a one-way weekend reservation from Salt Lake City.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Salt Lake City to Provo during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Salt Lake City to Provo?

The distance between Salt Lake City and Provo is approximately 38 miles, or 62 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 5 minutes, As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Friday tends to be the busiest day of the week with travelers taking trains from Salt Lake City to Provo. Ticket price also tend to be more expensive on Friday than other days. If you are hoping to have more room on the train and even save some change check out travel options on Saturday instead, as less people travel then and deals are more likely to be found.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Salt Lake City at 3:00am and arrives in Provo about an hour later.

Is there a direct train from Salt Lake City to Provo?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Provo with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Provo to Salt Lake City. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Salt Lake City to Provo for $4.99.

City Information

Salt Lake City

A city shrouded in a mystical veil to most visitors, Salt Lake City stands among one of the most culturally unique destinations in the U.S. Salt Lake City offers tourists a unique chance to learn more about the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, and Temple Square is the best place to do so. Housing the Salt Lake Temple along with other significant historic buildings, the square will take you back to the earliest days of the city, immersing you in a unique cultural experience. While here, don’t miss out on the chance to visit the Great Salt Lake itself and to dive into its cool and refreshing water.

Salt Lake City features a diverse food scene, with Mexican food receiving a lot of attention. Those who wish to enjoy the best Mexican dishes in town could try Red Iguana. For travelers who are simply looking for the best burgers, Crown Burgers’ char-broiled patties will certainly be a great choice.

The Salt Lake City Intermodal Hub is the central transportation hub in the city. It is currently served by several rail services such as Amtrak, TRAX, and FrontRunner. Travelers can also catch Greyhound buses at the station. The Salt Lake City International Airport is the main airport for the city. Located about 4 miles west of Downtown, the airport is a major gateway to the Mountain West and the West Coast region.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Salt Lake City?

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Departure stations

The Amtrak Station is a part of Salt Lake Central Station, the principal transportation hub in Salt Lake City. The station is within walking distance from the Bus Terminal, allowing you to easily transfer to bus service on Amtrak Thruway or Jefferson Lines. Along with UTA commuter rail, the station serves Amtrak’s California Zephyr on its journey from Emeryville to Chicago. A park-and-ride lot is available across the street, and travelers can rent bikes from the on-site bicycle sharing service, Greenbike. However you get around town, you’ll appreciate the convenience of the Amtrak station, located less than a mile from the heart of downtown Salt Lake City.

All train stations in Salt Lake City:

  • 340 S 600 W

Where is the train station in Provo?

Arrival stations

Provo has one train station.

All train stations in Provo:

  • 300 W 600 S

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