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Seattle-Wenatchee Train Schedule

Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Seattle to Wenatchee?

Lowest Price$23.00
Fastest Train3h 52m
Trains Per Day1
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Seattle to Wenatchee 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 Seattle to Wenatchee?

In the last month, $23.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Seattle, WA to Wenatchee, WA. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 10 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $6.00 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Seattle to Wenatchee?

The distance between Seattle and Wenatchee is approximately 95 miles, or 153 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 3 hours and 52 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 Seattle to Wenatchee 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 Seattle at 4:00pm and arrives in Wenatchee around 3 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Seattle to Wenatchee?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Wenatchee 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 Wenatchee to Seattle. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Seattle to Wenatchee for $29.00.

Which train should you take from Seattle to Wenatchee?

Amtrak Empire Builder is the one and only train line which connects Seattle, Washington to Wenatchee, Washington. 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 Empire Builder13h 52m$23.58

Where is the train station in Seattle?

There is one train station in Seattle:

  • King St Station - 303 S Jackson St

Where is the train station in Wenatchee?

Wenatchee has one train station:

  • Kittitas St and S Columbia St

Price trends for trains from Seattle to Wenatchee

Average prices by travel date

$30$20$10SepOct

Monthly average prices

$50$40$30$20$10ONDJFMAMJJAS

Prices as travel date approaches

$50$40$30$20$103020100

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Seattle, WA to Wenatchee, WA
4.6
Based on 5 ratings and reviews

Based on 5 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Empire Builder report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 40 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
4.4
Value
4.0
Condition
4.6
Arturo
5.0
January 29, 2020Solo travel
Pros
Wonderfull experience
Jose
5.0
July 14, 2019Visiting family
Pros
The view of nature
Jose
5.0
June 16, 2019Visiting family
Pros
The views
William
3.0
May 30, 2019Business
Pros
Scenery and seating
Cons
Limiting the amount of intercom use and improving delay response time

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