The distance between Houston to Birmingham is 567.02 miles or 912.30 km. A train trip from Houston to Birmingham typically takes 49 hours and 47 minutes. If you are looking to get to Birmingham faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 26 hours and 5 minutes to get from Houston to Birmingham.
Going from Houston to Birmingham by train takes over 49 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 Saturday trains from Houston to Birmingham 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.
Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Houston to Birmingham route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Houston to Birmingham, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Houston to Birmingham, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Houston to Birmingham, which start at $131.57.
Amtrak train tickets from Houston to Birmingham start from $110.30, and on average cost $284.99. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Birmingham. Amtrak in Houston leaves from 902 Washington Ave, And in Birmingham trains arrive at Intermodal Facility,
From Houston to Birmingham train travel on Amtrak takes 49 hours and 48 minutes. If you are looking to get to Birmingham faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 26 hours and 5 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Birmingham on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $123.26 for a one-way weekend reservation from Houston.