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16 h 34 m
16 h 34 m
Trains per day
Of the 1 trains that leave Oakland, CA for Salem, OR every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||494 miles (796 km)|
|Average train ticket price||$3 (€3)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
Trains from Oakland, CA to Salem, OR cover the 494 miles (796 km) long journey taking on average 16 h 34 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $3 (€3), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $3 (€3).
Find the best trains from Oakland, CA to Salem, OR with Omio's travel partners Amtrak from $3 (€3). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.
Amtrak is the main train company in the United States operating medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 US states as well as in 3 Canadian provinces. There are over 300 Amtrak trains running daily. With Amtrak you can travel by train across the country and explore destinations near and far with routes such as the Northeast Regional connecting cities in the East Coast, the Coast Starlight connecting destinations up and down the West Coast, the Empire Builder connecting Chicago and Midwestern cities to the Northwest, and many more. Amtrak offers different class options suiting any budget, from Coach Class to Business Class, First Class, and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium for you to book for your next train journey between Oakland, CA and Salem, OR.
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