Cheap Seattle to Banff  train tickets

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How much are Seattle to Banff train tickets?

Lowest Price$142.60
Fastest19h 25m
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How to find cheap train tickets from Seattle to Banff ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Seattle to Banff is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Seattle to Banff was $142.60. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 12 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $0.00 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Seattle to Banff ? How far is Seattle to Banff ?

The distance between Seattle to Banff is 391.57 miles or 630.02 km. A train trip from Seattle to Banff typically takes 19 hours and 25 minutes. If you are looking to get to Banff faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 19 hours and 25 minutes to get from Seattle to Banff.

Going from Seattle to Banff by train takes over 19 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 Seattle to Banff 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Seattle to Banff

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Seattle to Banff route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Seattle to Banff, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Seattle to Banff, 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 Seattle to Banff, which start at $116.00.

One train carrier connects Seattle to Banff

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Seattle to Banff start from $130.00, and on average cost $142.60. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Banff. Amtrak in Seattle leaves from King St Station - 303 S Jackson St, And in Banff trains arrive at 327 Railway Ave,

From Seattle to Banff train travel on Amtrak takes 19 hours and 26 minutes. If you are looking to get to Banff faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 19 hours and 25 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Banff on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $151.00 for a one-way weekend reservation from Seattle.

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Avg. Time
19h 26m
Avg. Price
$142.60

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There is one train station from which trains depart Seattle on their way to Banff. The busiest departure station in Seattle serving this route is King St Station - 303 S Jackson St.
  • King St Station - 303 S Jackson St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Banff from Seattle., The busiest departure station in Seattle serving this route is 327 Railway Ave.
  • 327 Railway Ave