The distance between Houston to Wilmington is 1316.31 miles or 2117.85 km. A train trip from Houston to Wilmington typically takes 52 hours, If you are looking to get to Wilmington faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 46 hours and 34 minutes to get from Houston to Wilmington.
Going from Houston to Wilmington by train takes over 52 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 Houston to Wilmington 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 Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Wilmington. One train carrier operates regular service on the Houston to Wilmington route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Houston to Wilmington, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Houston to Wilmington, 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 Wilmington, which start at $257.12.
Amtrak train tickets from Houston to Wilmington start from $236.02, and on average cost $302.61. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Wilmington. Amtrak in Houston leaves from 902 Washington Ave, And in Wilmington trains arrive at Amtrak Station - 100 French St,
From Houston to Wilmington train travel on Amtrak takes 52 hours and 30 minutes. If you are looking to get to Wilmington faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 47 hours and 0 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Wilmington on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $334.25 for a one-way weekend reservation from Houston.