Cheap Los Angeles to New Orleans train tickets

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How much are Los Angeles to New Orleans train tickets?

Lowest Price$138.00
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How to find cheap train tickets from Los Angeles to New Orleans ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to New Orleans was $249.77. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 27 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $56.16 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 journey from Los Angeles to New Orleans ? How far is Los Angeles to New Orleans ?

The distance between Los Angeles to New Orleans is 1670.35 miles or 2687.50 km. A train trip from Los Angeles to New Orleans typically takes 69 hours and 45 minutes. If you are looking to get to New Orleans faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 45 hours and 40 minutes to get from Los Angeles to New Orleans.

Going from Los Angeles to New Orleans by train takes over 69 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Thursday trains from Los Angeles 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Los Angeles to New Orleans

Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to New Orleans. On the route to New Orleans 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Los Angeles to New Orleans, usually offering 4 trips per day. Typically one schedule per day serves New Orleans with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Los Angeles to New Orleans, which start at $97.00.

Los Angeles to New Orleans is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Los Angeles to New Orleans start from $138.00, and on average cost $290.67. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to New Orleans. Amtrak in Los Angeles leaves from Union Station and 3 other stations. And in New Orleans trains arrive at Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave,

From Los Angeles to New Orleans train travel on Amtrak takes 72 hours and 29 minutes. If you are looking to get to New Orleans faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 45 hours and 40 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $285.39 for a one-way train ticket to New Orleans.

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Avg. Time
3d 0h 29m
Avg. Price
$290.67

Amtrak Sunset Limited

Amtrak Sunset Limited train tickets from Los Angeles to New Orleans start from $138.00, and on average cost $151.56. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Sunset Limited schedules to New Orleans. Amtrak Sunset Limited in Los Angeles leaves from Union Station, And in New Orleans trains arrive at Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave,

From Los Angeles to New Orleans train travel on Amtrak Sunset Limited takes 45 hours and 42 minutes. If you are looking to get to New Orleans faster, Amtrak Sunset Limited offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 45 hours and 40 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to New Orleans on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Sunset Limited scheduled trip per day, which will cost $149.68 for a one-way weekend reservation from Los Angeles.

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Avg. Time
1d 21h 42m
Avg. Price
$151.56

Plan your next adventure:

There are 4 different stations that serve train trips to New Orleans that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Los Angeles serving this route is Union Station, Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd, Catalina Express Terminal, 10040 Old Depot Plaza Rd.
  • Union Station
  • Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd
  • Catalina Express Terminal
  • 10040 Old Depot Plaza Rd
There is one train station where trains arrive in New Orleans from Los Angeles., The busiest departure station in Los Angeles serving this route is Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave.
  • Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave