Cheap Madison to Portage  train tickets


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Lowest Price$23.00
Fastest3h 21m
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How to find cheap train tickets from Madison to Portage ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Madison to Portage 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 Portage was $49.25. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 6 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $3.00 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 Madison to Portage ? How far is Madison to Portage ?

The distance between Madison to Portage is 32.37 miles or 52.08 km. A train trip from Madison to Portage typically takes 6 hours and 41 minutes. If you are looking to get to Portage faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 3 hours and 21 minutes to get from Madison to Portage.

Going from Madison to Portage by train takes over 6 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 Portage 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Madison to Portage

Typically there are 7 schedules to compare for your trip to Portage. One train carrier operates regular service on the Madison to Portage route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Madison to Portage, usually offering 7 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Madison to Portage, 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.

One train carrier connects Madison to Portage


Amtrak train tickets from Madison to Portage start from $23.00, and on average cost $59.07. Daily there are 7 Amtrak schedules to Portage. Amtrak in Madison leaves from UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St and one other station. And in Portage trains arrive at 400 W Oneida St,

From Madison to Portage train travel on Amtrak takes 6 hours and 42 minutes. If you are looking to get to Portage faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 21 minutes.

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There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Portage that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Madison serving this route is UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St, 4 Collins Ct.
  • UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St
  • 4 Collins Ct
There is one train station where trains arrive in Portage from Madison., The busiest departure station in Madison serving this route is 400 W Oneida St.
  • 400 W Oneida St