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Duration 2 days 4h
Distance 1810.1 miles
Average price $286
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Palo Alto and Fargo takes 2 days 4h. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Palo Alto to Fargo. 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. San Jose Diridon Station
  2. Portland Union Station
  3. Fargo
2 days 5h
$225 - $336

Palo Alto to Fargo train times

Trains run six times a week between Palo Alto and Fargo. The service departs Palo Alto at 18:20 in the evening, which arrives into Fargo at 02:18. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2 days 4h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Palo Alto to Fargo station. However, there are services departing from California Ave Caltrain and arriving at Fargo Amtrak Station via San Jose Diridon Station and Portland Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 5h.

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The distance between Palo Alto and Fargo is 1453 miles. The road distance is 1810.1 miles.

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Palo Alto to Fargo train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from San Jose Diridon Station.

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Palo Alto to Fargo train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Fargo Amtrak Station.

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Fargo is 2h ahead of Palo Alto. It is currently 9:49 AM in Palo Alto and 11:49 AM in Fargo.

There are 59+ hotels available in Fargo. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Palo Alto and Fargo?

You can take a train from Palo Alto to Fargo via San Jose Diridon Caltrain, San Jose Diridon Station, and Portland Union Station in around 2 days 5h.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120

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 San Jose Diridon Station to Portland Union Station
Ave. Duration
19h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Premium
$290 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Seat
$170 - $250
Train from Portland Union Station to Fargo Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
31h 33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Premium
$420 - $600
Flexi Coach Seat
$300 - $450
Business Seat
$330 - $470

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