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Duration 3 days 10h
Distance 3242.9 miles
Average price $600
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The train between Vancouver and Boston takes 3 days 10h. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Vancouver to Boston. 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 via Chicago

  1. Vancouver Pacific Central Station
  2. Everett Amtrak Station
  3. Chicago Union Station
  4. Boston
2 days 23h
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$320 - $472

Vancouver to Boston train times

Trains run five times a week between Vancouver and Boston. The service departs Vancouver at 06:35 in the morning, which arrives into Boston at 20:00. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3 days 10h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Vancouver station to Boston station. However, there are services departing from Vancouver Pacific Central Station and arriving at Boston South Station via Everett Amtrak Station and Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 23h.

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The distance between Vancouver and Boston is 2515 miles. The road distance is 3242.9 miles.

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Vancouver to Boston train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Vancouver Pacific Central Station.

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Vancouver to Boston train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Boston South Station.

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What companies run services between Vancouver and Boston?

You can take a train from Vancouver to Boston via Everett Amtrak Station and Chicago Union Station in around 2 days 23h.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45

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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Everett Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$45 - $65
Train from Everett Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
44h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$190 - $280
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Premium
$500 - $700
Flexi Coach Seat
$410 - $600
Business Seat
$440 - $650
Train from Chicago Union Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $310

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