Cheap New Orleans to Houston  train tickets

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How much are New Orleans to Houston train tickets?

Lowest Price$59.80
Fastest9h 18m
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How to buy cheap train tickets from New Orleans to Houston ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from New Orleans to Houston is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from New Orleans to Houston was $59.80. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 10 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $16.61 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train trip from New Orleans to Houston ? What is the distance between New Orleans to Houston ?

The distance between New Orleans to Houston is 317.92 miles or 511.51 km. A train trip from New Orleans to Houston typically takes 9 hours and 18 minutes. If you are looking to get to Houston faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Sunset Limited. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 9 hours and 18 minutes to get from New Orleans to Houston.

Going from New Orleans to Houston by train takes over 9 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Tuesday trains from New Orleans to Houston are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak Sunset Limited has the most frequent connections between New Orleans to Houston

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the New Orleans to Houston route. Amtrak Sunset Limited offers the most scheduled departures between New Orleans to Houston, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Houston with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from New Orleans to Houston, which start at $1.33.

One train carrier connects New Orleans to Houston

Amtrak Sunset Limited

Amtrak Sunset Limited train tickets from New Orleans to Houston start from $59.80, and on average cost $63.32. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Sunset Limited schedules to Houston. Amtrak Sunset Limited in New Orleans leaves from Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave, And in Houston trains arrive at 902 Washington Ave,

From New Orleans to Houston train travel on Amtrak Sunset Limited takes 9 hours and 18 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Houston on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Sunset Limited scheduled trip per day, which will cost $62.90 for a one-way weekend reservation from New Orleans.

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There is one train station from which trains depart New Orleans on their way to Houston. The busiest departure station in New Orleans serving this route is Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave.
  • Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave
There is one train station where trains arrive in Houston from New Orleans., The busiest departure station in New Orleans serving this route is 902 Washington Ave.
  • 902 Washington Ave