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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Dallas to Shreveport?

Lowest Price€10.70
Fastest Train4h 5m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Dallas to Shreveport 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 Dallas to Shreveport?

While the train is the main method of transportation from Dallas to Shreveport, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

What is the price of a train ticket from Dallas to Shreveport?

In the last month, €11.08 was the average price of a train ticket from Dallas, TX to Shreveport, LA. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 24 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around €14.58 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Dallas to Shreveport?

The distance between Dallas and Shreveport is approximately 178 miles, or 287 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 5 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 Dallas to Shreveport are the most crowded on Saturday. 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?

The earliest train departs Dallas at 15:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 15:00. 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 Dallas to Shreveport?

Trains leave the station in Dallas twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. 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 change 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 Shreveport to Dallas. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Dallas to Shreveport for €10.70.

Which train should you take from Dallas to Shreveport?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Dallas, Texas to Shreveport, Louisiana. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak24h 5m€13.80

Amtrak train tickets from Dallas to Shreveport start from €11, and on average cost €14. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Shreveport. Amtrak in Dallas leaves from Union Station - 400 S Houston St, And in Shreveport trains arrive at SporTran Intermodal Terminal, From Dallas to Shreveport train travel on Amtrak takes 4 hours and 5 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Shreveport.

Where is the train station in Dallas?

There is one train station in Dallas:

  • Union Station - 400 S Houston St

Where is the train station in Shreveport?

Shreveport has one train station:

  • SporTran Intermodal Terminal

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Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Dallas, TX to Shreveport, LA

(Based on 2 ratings and reviews)




12 February 2020 - Visiting friends


Pros: Didn’t have to drive. Cons: Being on time. It was late to train station. Pros: Didn’t have to drive. Cons: Being on time. It was late to train station.



6 December 2019 - Business


Pros: Great value at the last minute. Cons: N/A. Tips: Just be on time. Pros: Great value at the last minute. Cons: N/A. Tips: Just be on time.

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