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Cheap train tickets from Vancouver, BC to New Orleans

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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Vancouver, BC to New Orleans?

Lowest Price$313.00
Fastest Train74h 17m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Vancouver, BC to New Orleans?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Vancouver 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 Vancouver to New Orleans was $424.33. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 8 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $75.67 compared to a typical last-minute fare. 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 Vancouver, BC to New Orleans?

The distance between Vancouver and New Orleans is approximately 2181.25 miles, or 3509.49 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 84 hours and 33 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 74 hours and 17 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 Vancouver to New Orleans?

On Wednesday trains from Vancouver 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 Vancouver to New Orleans?

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to New Orleans. One train carrier operates regular service on the Vancouver to New Orleans route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Vancouver to New Orleans, usually offering 1.75 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Vancouver 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 Bus tickets from Vancouver, BC to New Orleans, which start at $98.00.

One train company connects Vancouver to New Orleans

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Vancouver to New Orleans start from $305.00, and on average cost $424.86. Daily there are 1.75 Amtrak schedules to New Orleans. Amtrak in Vancouver leaves from Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St, And in New Orleans trains arrive at Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave,

From Vancouver to New Orleans train travel on Amtrak takes 84 hours and 34 minutes. If you are looking to get to New Orleans faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 74 hours and 17 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 $592.00 for a one-way weekend reservation from Vancouver.

Avg. Time
3d 12h 34m
Avg. Price
$424.86

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Vancouver on their way to New Orleans:
  • Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St
There is one train station where trains from Vancouver arrive in New Orleans:
  • Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave

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