Compare train tickets from New Orleans to Baltimore
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|Fastest Train||26h 55m|
|Trains Per Day||3|
New Orleans-Baltimore Train Schedule
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from New Orleans to Baltimore 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.
What is the price of a train ticket from New Orleans to Baltimore?
In the last month, $148.70 was the average price of a train ticket from New Orleans, LA to Baltimore, MD. Tickets are generally somewhat expensive for this particular train route, which is to be expected given the long distance. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 29 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $45.84 more than that for a same-day booking.
How long is the train journey from New Orleans to Baltimore?
The distance between New Orleans and Baltimore is approximately 999 miles, or 1608 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 33 hours and 21 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 26 hours and 55 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 New Orleans to Baltimore 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 Friday 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 New Orleans at 7:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00am. 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 New Orleans to Baltimore?
There are 3 scheduled trains on most days. There is one direct train, which you can stay on for the entire journey from New Orleans to Baltimore. In contrast, taking a non-direct train would require you to transfer trains during your trip.
Which train should you take from New Orleans to Baltimore?
2 train services operate from New Orleans, Louisiana to Baltimore, Maryland. Amtrak usually has more trains scheduled, with 2 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
Where is the train station in New Orleans?
There is one train station in New Orleans:
- Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave
Where is the train station in Baltimore?
Baltimore receives travelers from New Orleans at its two active train stations:
- Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St
- Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI)
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