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There are 4 ways to get from Salt Lake City to Orem by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from Salt Lake Central Station to Orem Central Station 750

$3

3 alternative options

Amtrak Thruway operated by Greyhound, line 850 bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Greyhound from Salt Lake City, Greyhound Bus Station, UT to Provo 8453 / ...
  2. Take the line 850 bus from Provo Central Station to State St @ 183 S 850

$14 - $27

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Salt Lake City to Orem 39.3 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Salt Lake City to Orem 39.3 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Salt Lake City to Orem is to train which costs $3 and takes 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salt Lake City to Orem is to taxi which costs $95 - $120 and takes 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Salt Lake City station to Orem. However, there are services departing from Salt Lake City, Greyhound Bus Station, UT and arriving at State St @ 183 S via Provo Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Salt Lake Central Station station and arriving at Orem Central Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 56 min.

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The distance between Salt Lake City and Orem is 34 miles. The road distance is 39.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Salt Lake City to Orem without a car is to train which takes 56 min and costs $3.

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The train from Salt Lake Central Station to Orem Central Station takes 56 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Salt Lake City to Orem bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Salt Lake City, Greyhound Bus Station, UT.

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Salt Lake City to Orem train services, operated by Utah Transit Authority, arrive at Salt Lake Central Station.

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The best way to get from Salt Lake City to Orem is to train which takes 56 min and costs $3. Alternatively, you can Amtrak Thruway operated by Greyhound and line 850 bus, which costs $14 - $27 and takes 1 h 28 min.

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Map of how to get from Salt Lake City to Orem.
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  • Distance: 33.9 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

What companies run services between Salt Lake City, UT, USA and Orem, UT, USA?

Utah Transit Authority operates a train from Salt Lake City to Orem hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salt Lake City to Orem via Provo and Provo Central Station in around 1 h 28 min.

Train operators
Utah Transit Authority
Website
rideuta.com
Train from Salt Lake Central Station to Orem Central Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
rideuta.com
Bus operators
Amtrak

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
Bus from Salt Lake City, Greyhound Bus Station, UT to Provo
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Salt Lake City, Ut to Provo
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Utah Transit Authority
Website
rideuta.com
Bus from Provo Central Station to State St @ 183 S
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
rideuta.com
Other operators
Taxi from Salt Lake City to Orem
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Yellow Cab Utah
Phone
+1 801-521-2100
Website
yellowcabutah.com

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Salt Lake City to Orem bus services, operated by Utah Transit Authority, arrive at State St @ 183 S station.

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Salt Lake City to Orem train services, operated by Utah Transit Authority, arrive at Orem Central Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salt Lake City to Orem is 39 miles. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Salt Lake City to Orem.

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There are 82+ hotels available in Orem. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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