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Duration 2 days 9h
Distance 1832.8 miles
Average price $283
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The average train between Detroit Lakes Station and San Francisco takes 2 days 9h and the fastest train takes 2 days 8h. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Detroit Lakes Station to San Francisco. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Detroit Lakes Amtrak Station
  2. Portland Union Station
  3. San Francisco
2 days 5h
$231 - $326

Detroit Lakes Station to San Francisco train times

Trains run five times a week between Detroit Lakes Station and San Francisco. The service departs Detroit Lakes Station at 02:22 in the morning, which arrives into San Francisco at 09:01. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2 days 9h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Detroit Lakes Station station to San Francisco. However, there are services departing from Detroit Lakes Amtrak Station and arriving at Civic Center / UN Plaza via Portland Union Station and Lake Merritt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 5h.

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The distance between Detroit Lakes Station and San Francisco is 1494 miles. The road distance is 1832.8 miles.

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Detroit Lakes Station to San Francisco train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Detroit Lakes Amtrak Station.

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Detroit Lakes Station to San Francisco train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Oakland Jack London Square Station.

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What companies run services between Detroit Lakes Station and San Francisco?

You can take a train from Detroit Lakes Station to San Francisco via Portland Union Station, Oakland Jack London Square Station, and Lake Merritt in around 2 days 5h.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
33h 48m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $220

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit Lakes Amtrak Station to Portland Union Station
Ave. Duration
33h 48m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Premium
$420 - $600
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $470
Business Seat
$340 - $480
Train from Portland Union Station to Oakland Jack London Square Station
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Premium
$280 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Business Seat
$160 - $240

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