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Cheap train tickets from Atlanta to New Orleans

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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Atlanta to New Orleans?

Lowest Price$39.00
Fastest Train11h 54m
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Train Lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Atlanta to New Orleans?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Atlanta 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 Atlanta to New Orleans was $44.40. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 25 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $37.60 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 Atlanta to New Orleans?

The distance between Atlanta and New Orleans is approximately 424.52 miles, or 683.03 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 11 hours and 54 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 11 hours and 54 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 Atlanta to New Orleans?

On Friday trains from Atlanta 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Atlanta to New Orleans?

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Atlanta to New Orleans route. Amtrak Crescent offers the most scheduled departures between Atlanta to New Orleans, usually offering one departure 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 Atlanta to New Orleans, which start at $10.00.

One train company connects Atlanta to New Orleans

Amtrak Crescent

Amtrak Crescent train tickets from Atlanta to New Orleans start from $39.00, and on average cost $56.53. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Crescent schedules to New Orleans. Amtrak Crescent in Atlanta leaves from Peachtree Station - 1688 Peachtree St NW, And in New Orleans trains arrive at Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave,

From Atlanta to New Orleans train travel on Amtrak Crescent takes 11 hours and 54 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to New Orleans on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Crescent scheduled trip per day, which will cost $56.82 for a one-way weekend reservation from Atlanta.

Avg. Time
11h 54m
Avg. Price
$56.53

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Atlanta on their way to New Orleans:
  • Peachtree Station - 1688 Peachtree St NW
There is one train station where trains from Atlanta arrive in New Orleans:
  • Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave

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