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Cheap train tickets from Madison to Grand Forks


Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Madison to Grand Forks?

Lowest Price$107.00
Fastest Train14h 31m
Trains Per Day6
Train Lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Madison to Grand Forks?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Madison to Grand Forks 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 Madison to Grand Forks was $123.33. 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 ride from Madison to Grand Forks?

The distance between Madison and Grand Forks is approximately 498.84 miles, or 802.60 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 16 hours and 48 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 14 hours and 31 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Madison to Grand Forks?

On Monday trains from Madison to Grand Forks 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.

What train companies travel from Madison to Grand Forks?

Typically there are 6 schedules to compare for your trip to Grand Forks. One train carrier operates regular service on the Madison to Grand Forks route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Madison to Grand Forks, usually offering 6 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Madison to Grand Forks, 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 Madison to Grand Forks, which start at $85.00.

One train company connects Madison to Grand Forks


Amtrak train tickets from Madison to Grand Forks start from $107.00, and on average cost $123.33. Daily there are 6 Amtrak schedules to Grand Forks. Amtrak in Madison leaves from University of Wisconsin, And in Grand Forks trains arrive at 5555 DeMers Ave,

From Madison to Grand Forks train travel on Amtrak takes 16 hours and 48 minutes. If you are looking to get to Grand Forks faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 14 hours and 31 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 6 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $123.33 for a one-way train ticket to Grand Forks.

Avg. Time
16h 48m
Avg. Price

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Madison on their way to Grand Forks:
  • University of Wisconsin
There is one train station where trains from Madison arrive in Grand Forks:
  • 5555 DeMers Ave

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