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Cheap train tickets from Charleston, WV to New Orleans


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How much are train tickets from Charleston, WV to New Orleans?

Lowest Price£173.02
Fastest Train44h 18m
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Train Lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Charleston, WV to New Orleans?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Charleston to New Orleans is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Charleston to New Orleans was £173.02. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Charleston, WV to New Orleans?

The distance between Charleston and New Orleans is approximately 754.39 miles, or 1213.76 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 44 hours and 18 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 44 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Charleston to New Orleans?

On Monday trains from Charleston to New Orleans 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Charleston to New Orleans?

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Charleston to New Orleans route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Charleston to New Orleans, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Charleston to New Orleans, 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 Coach tickets from Charleston, WV to New Orleans, which start at £76.71.

One train company connects Charleston to New Orleans


Amtrak train tickets from Charleston to New Orleans start from £173.02, and on average cost £173.02. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to New Orleans. Amtrak in Charleston leaves from 350 MacCorkle Ave SE, And in New Orleans trains arrive at Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave,

From Charleston to New Orleans train travel on Amtrak takes 44 hours and 18 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 £173.02 for a one-way weekend reservation from Charleston.

Avg. Time
1d 20h 18m
Avg. Price

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Charleston on their way to New Orleans:
  • 350 MacCorkle Ave SE
There is one train station where trains from Charleston arrive in New Orleans:
  • Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave

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