Train Richmond, CA - Portland, OR prices from $72.98

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Richmond, CA to Portland, OR by train

The journey from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR by train is 525.12 mi and takes 19 hr 56 min. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 11:17 AM and the last at 9:32 PM. It is possible to travel from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR by train for as little as $72.98 or as much as $99.79. The best price for this journey is $72.98.

Lowest Price$72.98
Journey Duration19 hr 56 min
Connection per Day1
Lowest Price$72.98
Highest Price$99.79
First Departure11:17 AM
Last Departure9:32 PM
Distance525.12 mi
DepartureRichmond, CA
ArrivalPortland, OR
CarriersAmtrak

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How much does it cost to get from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR by train?

When you're traveling from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $89.88. You might be able to find prices as low as $72.98, 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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On average, you can expect to spend around $89.88 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR.

How much time will it take to go from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR by train?

The distance between Richmond, CA and Portland, OR is approximately 525.12 mi. In general, it will take you about 19 hr 56 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey between Richmond, CA and Portland, OR runs for about 525.12 mi and usually takes approximately 19 hr 56 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 18 hr 10 min. If you are trying to get from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

What time are the departures from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR, which usually leaves at 11:17 AM. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 9:32 PM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year. The first journey of the night departs from Richmond, CA at 11:17 AM. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 9:32 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Richmond, CA and Portland, OR. 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.

When traveling from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR by train, which stations can I use?

In Richmond, CA, departure stations include Richmond CA (RIC). When you arrive in Portland, OR, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Portland, Union Station. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many times a day do departures from Richmond, CA leave for Portland, OR?

The route from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Richmond, CA 1 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 0 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 1 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR. 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 Richmond, CA to Portland, OR
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR, 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 Richmond, CA to Portland, OR.

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 cheap train tickets from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR

The cheapest Richmond, CA - Portland, OR 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 Portland, OR by train

When travelling to Portland, OR 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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Richmond, CA to Portland, OR CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
59.16kg
Bus
63.38kg
Flight
169.02kg
Car
135.22kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Richmond, CA and Portland, OR are 59.16kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Richmond, CA and Portland, OR? By taking the train between Richmond, CA and Portland, OR you will save 109.86kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 4.22kg compared to a bus and 76.06kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR?
A train ticket from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR is $89.88. 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 $72.98.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR is $72.98. 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 Richmond, CA and Portland, OR by train?
Richmond, CA to Portland, OR is 525.12 mi.
How long does the train between Richmond, CA and Portland, OR take?
Richmond, CA to Portland, OR is on average 19 hr 56 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 18 hr 10 min.
How many train connections per day go from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR?
Richmond, CA to Portland, OR has 1 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR leave?
The earliest train from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR departs at 11:17 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 Richmond, CA to Portland, OR depart?
The latest train from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR departs at 9:32 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 Richmond, CA to Portland, OR 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 $72.98 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 Richmond, CA to Portland, OR by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Richmond, CA and Portland, OR is 18 hr 10 min.
Is there a direct train from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR?
Yes, there is a direct train between Richmond, CA and Portland, OR.
What are the CO2 emissions for Richmond, CA to Portland, OR by train?
The train journey from Richmond, CA to Portland, OR creates 59.16kg of CO2 emissions.

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