The distance between New Orleans to Boston is 1359.08 miles or 2186.68 km. A train trip from New Orleans to Boston typically takes 48 hours and 12 minutes. If you are looking to get to Boston faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 37 hours and 32 minutes to get from New Orleans to Boston.
Going from New Orleans to Boston by train takes over 48 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 New Orleans to Boston 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 Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to Boston. One train carrier operates regular service on the New Orleans to Boston route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between New Orleans to Boston, usually offering 4 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from New Orleans to Boston, 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 New Orleans to Boston, which start at $162.00.
Amtrak train tickets from New Orleans to Boston start from $175.00, and on average cost $233.53. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Boston. Amtrak in New Orleans leaves from Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave, And in Boston trains arrive at Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and one other train station.
From New Orleans to Boston train travel on Amtrak takes 48 hours and 13 minutes. If you are looking to get to Boston faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 37 hours and 32 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $246.08 for a one-way train ticket to Boston.