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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Palm Springs to New Orleans right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
Can you take a train all the way from Palm Springs to New Orleans?
What is the price of a train ticket from Palm Springs to New Orleans?
In the last month, €120.68 was the average price of a train ticket from Palm Springs, CA to New Orleans, LA. Tickets are generally somewhat expensive for this particular train route, which is to be expected given the long distance. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 2 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around €155.77 more than that for a same-day booking.
How long is the train journey from Palm Springs to New Orleans?
The distance between Palm Springs and New Orleans is approximately 1572 miles, or 2529 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 54 hours and 31 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 43 hours and 4 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 Palm Springs to New Orleans are the most crowded on Friday. 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 Sunday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Palm Springs at 00:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 00:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Palm Springs to New Orleans?
There are 3 scheduled trains on most days. There is one direct train, which you can stay on for the entire journey from Palm Springs to New Orleans. In contrast, taking a non-direct train would require you to transfer trains during your trip.
You can also take a train for your return trip from New Orleans to Palm Springs. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Palm Springs to New Orleans for €172.03.
Which train should you take from Palm Springs to New Orleans?
2 train services operate from Palm Springs, California to New Orleans, Louisiana. Amtrak usually has more trains scheduled, with 2 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
Where is the train station in Palm Springs?
Palm Springs has 3 stations where passengers can board the train to New Orleans:
- Palm Springs Station Rd
- SunLine Transit Stop - 190 N Indian Canyon Dr
- SunLine Transit Stop - 3400 E Tahquitz Canyon Way
Where is the train station in New Orleans?
New Orleans has one train station:
- Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave
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