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Train Vancouver to Washington: Trip Overview

Train Vancouver to Washington: Trip Overview

Average ticket price$358
Average train trip duration3d 3h
Number of daily trains1
Earliest train departure6:35 AM
Distance2352 miles (3792 km)
Please note, this information is subject to change.
Train Companies

Train Companies

US train company: VIA Rail Canada

Vancouver to Washington Trains

Information on this train trip

Daily Trains1
Earliest and Latest Train Departures6:35AM
Minimum Price$4
Average Ticket Price$358
Minimum Trip Duration3d3h
Average Train Trip Duration3d3h
Distance2352 miles (3792 km)
Train Companies on This RouteAmtrak
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions for your trip Vancouver - Washington

The average train ticket price from Vancouver to Washington is $358. The best way to find train tickets from Vancouver to Washington 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 Washington is around 3d 3h, although the fastest train will take about 3d 3h. This is the time it takes to travel the 2354 miles that separates the two cities.

The number of trains from Vancouver to Washington 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 Washington by comparing and selecting the train that fits you travel style and budget on Busbud.

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

Once in Washington, you can exploring the city. The top sights and things to do are Arlington National Cemetery, Washington National Cathedral, National Gallery of Art, National Museum of American History, United States Capitol.

About Train Travel

Train Travel Tips

Taking the fastest trains allows you to travel at speeds greater than 300 km/h. Taking a trip from Vancouver to Washington is not only much quicker but more comfortable too! You can usually travel directly to the city centre and save time while you're at it.

Regional train? High-speed train? Whichever train to Washington you take, 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 Washington 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.

Create your own real life musical score by curating a personalized bus travel playlist - the perfect accompaniment to your bus ride from Vancouver to Washington.

Did you know?

Railway companies played a major role as early as 1883 in the use of time zones as we know them today.

Japanese trains are always on time, it is extremely infrequent to see breakdowns during peak periods. In the event of a delay of more than 5 minutes, the crew will personally apologize to each passenger.

One of the deepest train stations in the world is in Kiev. Located at a depth of 105 m, it was designed in this way to serve as a shelter in the event of an attack. The second deepest station is in China. Badaling station is located 60 m under the Great Wall of China!

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

The train is the cheapest travel choice for this destination
Vehicle TypeTravel TimeAvg PriceDaily Departures
Vehicle TypeBusTravel Time4d 4hAvg Price$438Daily Departures2
Vehicle TypeTrainTravel Time3d 3hAvg Price$358Daily Departures1

The best way to travel between Vancouver and Washington is by train. By choosing the train, you'll get to save some money as you travel to your destination, as ticket prices cost $358 on average. If you're on a budget, you'll find cheap tickets from $313. If you're looking for the fastest way to get to Washington, choose the train, as it will take you from Vancouver to Washington in about 3d 3h - that's the fastest way to get there!

Will you be returning to Vancouver by train?

Train from Washington to Vancouver

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