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Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT by train

The journey from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT by train is 1,022.67 km and takes 42 hrs 41 mins. There are 2 connections per day, with the first departure at 2:22 pm and the last at 7:25 pm. It is possible to travel from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT by train for as little as $347.20 or as much as $353.02. The best price for this journey is $347.20.

Lowest Price$347.20
Journey Duration42 hrs 41 mins
Connection per Day2
Lowest Price$347.20
Highest Price$353.02
First Departure2:22 pm
Last Departure7:25 pm
Distance1,022.67 km
DeparturePortland, OR
ArrivalSalt Lake City, UT
CarriersAmtrak

Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT Train Times

Departure date
Thursday, 29 Feb 2024

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What's the best way to get from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT?

On average, a train ticket from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT will cost you $350.11. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $347.20. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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When you're traveling from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $350.11. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long does it take to get from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT by train?

The distance between Portland, OR and Salt Lake City, UT is approximately 1,022.67 km. In general, it will take you about 42 hrs 41 mins to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT covers a distance of 1,022.67 km. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 42 hrs 41 mins. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 36 hrs 43 mins. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the departures from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT leaving at 2:22 pm. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 7:25 pm.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays. The first departure of the night from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT leaves at 2:22 pm, while the last journey sets out at 7:25 pm. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Portland, OR and Salt Lake City, UT. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

What are the stations on the Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT route?

You will be able to leave Portland, OR by using stations such as . These connect you to stations including in Salt Lake City, UT. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Portland, OR or in Salt Lake City, UT, for your convenience while traveling.

How many daily journeys are there from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT?

If you want to get from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 2 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 0 direct journeys between Portland, OR and Salt Lake City, UT. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 2 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Portland, OR - Salt Lake City, UT train tickets can be found for as low as $108.83 if you’re lucky, or $132.92 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $160.04.

Find the best day to travel to Salt Lake City, UT by train

When travelling to Salt Lake City, UT by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
71.59kg
Bus
76.7kg
Flight
204.53kg
Car
163.63kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Portland, OR and Salt Lake City, UT are 71.59kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Portland, OR and Salt Lake City, UT? By taking the train between Portland, OR and Salt Lake City, UT you will save 132.94kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 5.11kg compared to a bus and 92.04kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT?
A train ticket from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT is $350.11. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $347.20.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT is $347.20. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Portland, OR and Salt Lake City, UT by train?
Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT is 1,022.67 km.
How long does the train between Portland, OR and Salt Lake City, UT take?
Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT is on average 42 hrs 41 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 36 hrs 43 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT?
Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT has 2 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT leave?
The earliest train from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT departs at 2:22 pm. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT depart?
The latest train from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT departs at 7:25 pm. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $347.20 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT?
There are 1 station(s) that you can depart from Portland, OR to go to Salt Lake City, UT. You can go from Union Station and you can arrive at Salt Lake Central Station.
What's the fastest journey time between Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Portland, OR and Salt Lake City, UT is 36 hrs 43 mins.
Is there a direct train from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT?
Yes, there is a direct train between Portland, OR and Salt Lake City, UT.
What are the CO2 emissions for Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT by train?
The train journey from Portland, OR to Salt Lake City, UT creates 71.59kg of CO2 emissions.