The distance between Houston and Atlanta is approximately 701.47 miles, or 1128.62 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 50 hours and 37 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 30 hours and 25 minutes.
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.
If you want to avoid a crowded train, Tuesday is the best day to travel as it is the least busy day for trains from Houston to Atlanta.
In contrast, the busiest train day of the week is usually Saturday. If you are planning to book travel for Saturday, make sure to book your train tickets well in advance as they may sell out and you may find trains more full than usual.
Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Houston to Atlanta route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Houston to Atlanta, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Houston to Atlanta, 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 Atlanta, which start at $103.59.
Amtrak train tickets from Houston to Atlanta start from $144.76, and on average cost $332.83. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Atlanta. Amtrak in Houston leaves from 902 Washington Ave, And in Atlanta trains arrive at Peachtree Station - 1688 Peachtree St NW,
From Houston to Atlanta train travel on Amtrak takes 50 hours and 37 minutes. If you are looking to get to Atlanta faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 30 hours and 25 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Atlanta on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $174.37 for a one-way weekend reservation from Houston.