Trains from Vancouver, BC to Salem, OR

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Train Vancouver to Salem: Trip Overview

Train Vancouver to Salem: Trip Overview

Average ticket price$87
Average train trip duration11h 10m
Number of daily trains1
Earliest train departure7:15 AM
Distance300 miles (483 km)
Please note, this information is subject to change.
Train Companies

Train Companies

Amtrak Vancouver Salem recent customer reviews

The train is very relaxing and the snack bar food was good!

Wendy P.October 26, 2023
US train company: VIA Rail Canada

Vancouver to Salem Trains

Information on this train trip

Daily Trains1
Earliest and Latest Train Departures7:15AM
Minimum Price$77
Average Ticket Price$87
Minimum Trip Duration11h10m
Average Train Trip Duration11h10m
Distance300 miles (483 km)
Train Companies on This RouteAmtrak
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions for your trip Vancouver - Salem

The average train ticket price from Vancouver to Salem is $87. The best way to find train tickets from Vancouver to Salem is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to rise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

A train trip between Vancouver and Salem is around 11h 10m, although the fastest train will take about 11h 10m. This is the time it takes to travel the 299 miles that separates the two cities.

The number of trains from Vancouver to Salem can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there is 1. Some trains are direct while others have layovers. Simplify your train trip from Vancouver to Salem by comparing and selecting the train that fits you travel style and budget on Busbud.

When taking the train from Vancouver to Salem, you can travel comfortably and safely with Amtrak.

About Train Travel

Train Travel Tips

Do you like to go fast? With high-speed trains going faster than 300 km/h on certain routes, the time will fly by. Taking a train between Vancouver and Salem is also a great way to travel to arrive in the city centre and save more time for your stay in Salem.

Whether you take a regional or high-speed train to Salem, you’ll help reduce the environmental impact and carbon footprint of your trip. As you watch the landscapes unfold before your eyes, you can tell yourself that with this choice, you are making sure they remain protected.

The train emits up to 30x less CO2 for a trip between Vancouver and Salem compared to the same trip made by plane or car. A truly ecological mode of transport that will allow you to easily reduce your carbon footprint.

Tune out to the fine sounds of your best music playlist on your train trip from Vancouver to Salem while indulging in miles on end of beautiful scenic views.

Did you know?

The first high-speed train line was inaugurated in 1964, in Japan, to connect Tokyo with Osaka. It was during the Olympics that the first passengers traveled aboard the Shinkansen at a speed of 210 km / h.

You can find the straightest railway in the world in Australia. This railway line is 478 kilometres long and is also considered the longest and straightest railway line in the world.

New York holds the record for the most platforms and track numbers in a single station. Grand Central Station in Manhattan is one of the largest rail terminals in the world with more than 44 platforms and 67 tracks to accommodate passengers.

What's the cheapest way to go from Vancouver to Salem?

The train is the cheapest travel choice for this destination
Vehicle TypeTravel TimeAvg PriceDaily Departures
Vehicle TypeBusTravel Time10h 35mAvg Price$106Daily Departures2
Vehicle TypeTrainTravel Time11h 10mAvg Price$87Daily Departures1

The best way to travel between Vancouver and Salem is by train. By choosing the train, you'll get to save some money as you travel to your destination, as ticket prices cost $87 on average. If you're on a budget, you'll find cheap tickets from $77. If you're looking for the fastest way to get to Salem, choose the train, as it will take you from Vancouver to Salem in about 10h 35m - that's the fastest way to get there!

Will you be returning to Vancouver by train?

Train from Salem to Vancouver

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