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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Orlando to New Orleans?

Lowest Price£144.19
Fastest Train48h 0m
Trains Per Day1
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Orlando to New Orleans during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

Can you take a train all the way from Orlando to New Orleans?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Orlando to New Orleans. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

What is the price of a train ticket from Orlando to New Orleans?

In the last month, £172.50 was the average price of a train ticket from Orlando, FL to New Orleans, LA. Given how far apart Orlando and New Orleans are from each other, there's no getting around the fact that most train tickets are on the pricier side. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 23 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £81.15 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Orlando to New Orleans?

The distance between Orlando and New Orleans is approximately 533 miles, or 858 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 60 hours and 41 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 48 hours,

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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Orlando to New Orleans are the most crowded on Wednesday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Thursday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Orlando at 13:00 and arrives in New Orleans around 48 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Orlando to New Orleans?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. However, it is not a direct train. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you transfer trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from New Orleans to Orlando. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Orlando to New Orleans for £56.95.

Which train should you take from Orlando to New Orleans?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Orlando, Florida to New Orleans, Louisiana. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak12d 12h 41m£180.11

Amtrak train tickets from Orlando to New Orleans start from £144, and on average cost £180. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to New Orleans. Amtrak in Orlando leaves from 1400 Sligh Blvd, And in New Orleans trains arrive at Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave, From Orlando to New Orleans train travel on Amtrak takes 60 hours and 41 minutes. If you are looking to get to New Orleans faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 48 hours and 0 minutes. If you are looking to travel to New Orleans on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost £145 for a one-way weekend reservation from Orlando.

Where is the train station in Orlando?

There is one train station in Orlando:

  • 1400 Sligh Blvd

Where is the train station in New Orleans?

New Orleans has one train station:

  • Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave

Price trends for trains from Orlando to New Orleans

Average prices by travel date

£205£137£68AugAug

Monthly average prices

£234£187£141£94£47AMJJASONDJFM

Prices as travel date approaches

£234£187£141£94£473020100

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