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Duration 30h 35m
Distance 968.2 miles
Average price $140
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The train between Portland and California takes 30h 35m. There is at least one train per day from Portland to California. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Portland Union Station
  2. Los Angeles
30h 35m
Bookable on Rome2rio
$110 - $170

Portland to California train times

Trains run once daily between Portland and Los Angeles. The service departs Portland at 14:25 in the afternoon, which arrives into Los Angeles at 21:00. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 30h 35m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Portland Union Station station and arriving at Los Angeles Union Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30h 35m.

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The distance between Portland and California is 646 miles. The road distance is 968.2 miles.

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Portland to California train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Portland Union Station.

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Portland to California train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Los Angeles Union Station.

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What companies run services between Portland and California?

Amtrak operates a train from Portland Union Station to Los Angeles Union Station once daily. Tickets cost $110 - $170 and the journey takes 30h 35m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
30h 35m
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170

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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+1 215-856-7924
Train from Portland Union Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
30h 35m
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
$360 - $490
Flexi Coach Seat
$230 - $350
Business Seat
$250 - $360

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