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Picayune-Meridian Train Timetable

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Trip Summary

There is one daily train from Picayune to Meridian. Traveling by train from Picayune to Meridian usually takes around 2 hours and 55 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance139 mi (224 km)
Fastest train2h 55m
Lowest price€32.84
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Crescent
Train lines1

Which train should you take from Picayune to Meridian?

Amtrak Crescent is the one and only train line which connects Picayune, Mississippi to Meridian, Mississippi. 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 Crescent12h 55m€32.84
  • Amtrak Crescent

    Amtrak Crescent

    The Crescent is Amtrak’s passenger train service that runs from New York to New Orleans by way of Atlanta. As an overnight service, the Crescent offers a variety of amenities and accommodation options. There’s also a café car where you can enjoy freshly prepared meals and a variety of soft and alcoholic beverages. Like all Amtrak trains, the Crescent offers free WiFi, power outlets and extra legroom. Train trips from Picayune to Meridian take about 2 hours and 55 minutes and the cost of a one-way train ticket on the Crescent starts from €33.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Picayune to Meridian 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.

How long is the train journey from Picayune to Meridian?

The distance between Picayune and Meridian is approximately 139 miles, or 224 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 55 minutes, Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Picayune to Meridian are the most crowded on Monday. 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 Monday 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 Picayune at 10:00 and arrives in Meridian around 2 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Picayune to Meridian?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Meridian 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 Meridian to Picayune.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Picayune?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Picayune.

Where is the train station in Meridian?

Arrival stations

Meridian has one train station.

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