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Compare train tickets from New Orleans to Houston

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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from New Orleans to Houston?

Lowest Price£37.15
Fastest Train9h 18m
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New Orleans-Houston Train Timetable

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Price trends for trains from New Orleans to Houston

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from New Orleans to Houston?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, £37.15 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from New Orleans to Houston. By booking your trip 10 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £8.88 compared to a same-day fare.

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

The distance between New Orleans and Houston is approximately 318 miles, or 511 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 9 hours and 18 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 9 hours and 18 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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from New Orleans to Houston are the most crowded on Tuesday. 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 Tuesday 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 New Orleans at 09:00 and arrives in Houston around 9 hours later.

How many trains per day run from New Orleans to Houston?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Houston with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Houston to New Orleans. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from New Orleans to Houston for £0.81.

What train services are there from New Orleans to Houston?

Amtrak Sunset Limited is the one and only train line which connects New Orleans to Houston. 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
Amtrak Sunset Limited19h 19m£39.02

Where is the train station in New Orleans?

There is one train station in New Orleans:

  • Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave

Where is the train station in Houston?

Houston has one train station:

  • 902 Washington Ave

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