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Duration 3h 39m
Distance 173.9 miles
Average price $35
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Seattle and Portland takes 3h 39m and the fastest train takes 3h 30m. There is at least one train per day from Seattle to Portland. 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. Seattle
  2. Portland
3h 30m
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$35 - $55

Seattle to Portland train times

Trains run five times a day between Seattle and Portland. The service departs Seattle at 14:20 in the afternoon, which arrives into Portland at 17:50. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 3h 39m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Want to know about travelling from Seattle to Portland? 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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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Seattle and arriving at Portland. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 30m.

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The distance between Seattle and Portland is 146 miles. The road distance is 173.9 miles.

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Seattle to Portland train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Seattle station.

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Seattle to Portland train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Portland station.

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What companies run services between Seattle and Portland?

Amtrak operates a train from Seattle to Portland 5 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 3h 30m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55

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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Train from Seattle to Portland
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$60 - $85

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