Centralia to Kelso train

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Centralia - Kelso Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

4 trains operate daily from Centralia to Kelso. The train trip from Centralia to Kelso is usually about 39 minutes long. However, be prepared just in case your train arrives slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance39 mi (63 km)
Fastest train0h 39m
Lowest price$12.00
Trains per day4
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Cascades
Train lines3

What is the price of a train ticket from Centralia to Kelso?

Over the past month, a train ticket between Centralia and Kelso cost $15.00, on average. This is about as cheap as train fares get on this route. Booking your trip at least 2 days in advance can help you secure tickets at the best price. For same-day bookings, you’ll likely have to pay around $3.00 more.

Monthly avg. prices

Mark your calendar for February if you want to score the cheapest train tickets from Centralia to Kelso. You’ll find the best deals during this time of year, when tickets cost an average of $13. If you're planning a trip from Centralia to Kelso during July, bear in mind that ticket prices are usually higher during this month. Expect to pay about $23 for your train ticket, unless you book well in advance and find an even better deal.

Prices as travel date approaches


By booking your train trip from Centralia to Kelso on Wanderu at least 2 days ahead of time, you can save about $3.00 on your ticket. Waiting until the last minute means missing out on these savings!

Which train should you take from Centralia to Kelso?

There are 3 train lines with service from Centralia to Kelso. Amtrak Cascades is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 4 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak10h 39m$16.50
Amtrak Cascades40h 39m$15.43
Amtrak Coast Starlight10h 41m$21.50
  • Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 1 Amtrak trains from Centralia to Kelso every day, as well as 1 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $16.

  • The Cascades is a passenger train service operated by Amtrak that runs between Vancouver, BC and Eugene, OR. Not only is the Cascades one of Amtrak's most scenic train routes, the trains also offer free WiFi, power outlets, reclining seats, and refreshments available for purchase. There are an average of 4 trips on the Amtrak Cascades from Centralia to Kelso, and the average train ticket costs .

  • The Amtrak Coast Starlight is a service provided by Amtrak that connects Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, and Los Angeles on the US Pacific coast. The full journey winds through the Cascade Mountains, perfectly clipped vineyards, and dense coastal forest, allowing passengers to get a glimpse of the US west coast while enjoying air-conditioned cars, power outlets, complimentary onboard WiFi, and snacks.

Frequently Asked Questions

The distance between Centralia and Kelso is approximately 39 miles, or 63 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 39 minutes, It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Kelso.

Trains from Centralia to Kelso are the most crowded on Friday. 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 Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

The earliest train departs Centralia at 8:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

There are 4 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Centralia to Kelso.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Kelso to Centralia.

City Information

Station Information

Where is the train station in Centralia?

Main departure station: 210 Railroad Ave

There is one train station in Centralia.

All train stations in Centralia:

  • 210 Railroad Ave

Where is the train station in Kelso?

Main arrival station: 501 S First Ave

Kelso has one train station.

All train stations in Kelso:

  • 501 S First Ave

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