There are 2 ways to get from Shelby to Whitefish by train or car

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Train  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Shelby Amtrak to Whitefish Amtrak Empire Builder

$35 - $85

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Drive  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Shelby to Whitefish 153 miles

$15 - $22

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shelby Amtrak and arriving at Whitefish Amtrak. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 34 min.

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The distance between Shelby and Whitefish is 114 miles. The road distance is 153 miles.

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The best way to get from Shelby to Whitefish without a car is to train which takes 3 h 34 min and costs .

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The train from Shelby Amtrak to Whitefish Amtrak takes 3 h 34 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Shelby to Whitefish train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Shelby Amtrak station.

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Shelby to Whitefish train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Whitefish Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shelby to Whitefish is 153 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to drive from Shelby to Whitefish.

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Map of how to get from Shelby to Whitefish.
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  • Distance: 114.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 34 min

What companies run services between Shelby, MT, USA and Whitefish, MT, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Shelby to Whitefish 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $85 and the journey takes 3 h 34 min.

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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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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Shelby Amtrak to Whitefish Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250

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