The distance between Madison to Portland is 1643.24 miles or 2643.87 km. A train trip from Madison to Portland typically takes 58 hours and 7 minutes. If you are looking to get to Portland faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 46 hours to get from Madison to Portland.
Going from Madison to Portland by train takes over 58 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 Tuesday trains from Madison to Portland 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 Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 6 schedules to compare for your trip to Portland. One train carrier operates regular service on the Madison to Portland route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Madison to Portland, usually offering 6 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Madison to Portland, 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 Portland, which start at $203.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Madison to Portland start from $158.00, and on average cost $275.86. Daily there are 6 Amtrak schedules to Portland. Amtrak in Madison leaves from UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St and one other station. And in Portland trains arrive at Union Station - 800 NW 6th Ave,
From Madison to Portland train travel on Amtrak takes 58 hours and 8 minutes. If you are looking to get to Portland faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 46 hours and 0 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 9 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $270.00 for a one-way train ticket to Portland.