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Portland, OR to Austin, TX by train

The journey from Portland, OR to Austin, TX by train is 1,709.9 mi and takes 80 hr 57 min. There are 2 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:25 AM and the last at 2:25 PM. It is possible to travel from Portland, OR to Austin, TX by train for as little as $196.07 or as much as $380.21. The best price for this journey is $196.07.

Lowest Price$196.07
Journey Duration80 hr 57 min
Connection per Day2
Lowest Price$196.07
Highest Price$380.21
First Departure5:25 AM
Last Departure2:25 PM
Distance1,709.9 mi
DeparturePortland, OR
ArrivalAustin, TX
CarriersAmtrak

Portland, OR to Austin, TX Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Jul 17, 2024

Your journey from Portland, OR to Austin, TX with Virail

Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Portland, OR to Austin, TX. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How much does it cost to get from Portland, OR to Austin, TX by train?

When you're traveling from Portland, OR to Austin, TX, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $272.24. You might be able to find prices as low as $196.07, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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When you're traveling from Portland, OR to Austin, TX, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $272.24. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long is the journey from Portland, OR to Austin, TX by train?

The average journey time is 80 hr 57 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 1,709.9 mi from Portland, OR to Austin, TX. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Portland, OR to Austin, TX to take longer than 80 hr 57 min. The journey between Portland, OR and Austin, TX by train usually takes 80 hr 57 min to cover a distance of 1,709.9 mi. The shortest journey from Portland, OR to Austin, TX will take you 64 hr 58 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Austin, TX quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

At what time of the day can I travel from Portland, OR to Austin, TX?

The first journey of the day departs from Portland, OR at 5:25 AM. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 2:25 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Portland, OR and Austin, TX. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Portland, OR to Austin, TX leaving at 5:25 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 2:25 PM.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

When traveling from Portland, OR to Austin, TX by train, which stations can I use?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Portland, OR from the following stations: Portland, Union Station. Arriving at Austin, TX, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Austin TX (AUS). Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Austin, TX.

How many journeys from Portland, OR to Austin, TX take place each day?

The exact number of journeys from Portland, OR to Austin, TX can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 2 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Portland, OR to Austin, TX. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Portland, OR to Austin, TX varies, but in general, you can expect to find 0 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 2 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Portland, OR to Austin, TX. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Portland, OR to Austin, TX
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Portland, OR to Austin, TX.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Portland, OR to Austin, TX, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Portland, OR to Austin, TX.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

Best time to book Portland, OR to Austin, TX travel

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Best time to book cheap train tickets from Portland, OR to Austin, TX

The cheapest Portland, OR - Austin, TX train tickets can be found for as low as $37.42 if you’re lucky, or $66.21 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $109.96.

Find the best day to travel to Austin, TX by train

When travelling to Austin, TX by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Portland, OR to Austin, TX CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
192.63kg
Bus
206.39kg
Flight
550.36kg
Car
440.29kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Portland, OR to Austin, TX by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Portland, OR and Austin, TX are 192.63kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Portland, OR and Austin, TX? By taking the train between Portland, OR and Austin, TX you will save 357.73kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 13.76kg compared to a bus and 247.66kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Portland, OR to Austin, TX?
A train ticket from Portland, OR to Austin, TX is $272.24. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $196.07.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Portland, OR to Austin, TX?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Portland, OR to Austin, TX is $196.07. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Portland, OR and Austin, TX by train?
Portland, OR to Austin, TX is 1,709.9 mi.
How long does the train between Portland, OR and Austin, TX take?
Portland, OR to Austin, TX is on average 80 hr 57 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 64 hr 58 min.
How many train connections per day go from Portland, OR to Austin, TX?
Portland, OR to Austin, TX has 2 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Portland, OR to Austin, TX leave?
The earliest train from Portland, OR to Austin, TX departs at 5:25 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Portland, OR to Austin, TX depart?
The latest train from Portland, OR to Austin, TX departs at 2:25 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Portland, OR to Austin, TX in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $196.07 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Portland, OR to Austin, TX by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Portland, OR and Austin, TX is 64 hr 58 min.
Is there a direct train from Portland, OR to Austin, TX?
Yes, there is a direct train between Portland, OR and Austin, TX.
What are the CO2 emissions for Portland, OR to Austin, TX by train?
The train journey from Portland, OR to Austin, TX creates 192.63kg of CO2 emissions.

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