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Duration 2 days 3h
Distance 1781.5 miles
Average price $278
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between San Francisco and North Dakota takes 2 days 3h. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from San Francisco to North Dakota. 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. Oakland Jack London Square Station
  2. Portland Union Station
  3. Fargo
2 days 3h
$218 - $324

San Francisco to North Dakota train times

Trains run six times a week between San Francisco and Fargo. The service departs San Francisco at 21:09 at night, which arrives into Fargo at 02:18. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2 days 3h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from San Francisco to North Dakota? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from San Francisco to North Dakota station. However, there are services departing from Civic Center / UN Plaza and arriving at Fargo Amtrak Station via Oakland Jack London Square Station and Portland Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 3h.

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The distance between San Francisco and North Dakota is 1303 miles. The road distance is 1781.5 miles.

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San Francisco to North Dakota train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Oakland Jack London Square Station.

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San Francisco to North Dakota train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Fargo Amtrak Station.

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North Dakota is 2h ahead of San Francisco. It is currently 2:45 PM in San Francisco and 4:45 PM in North Dakota.

What companies run services between San Francisco and North Dakota?

You can take a train from San Francisco to Fargo via Lake Merritt, Oakland Jack London Square Station, and Portland Union Station in around 2 days 3h.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110

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 Oakland Jack London Square Station to Portland Union Station
Ave. Duration
17h 53m
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
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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