The distance between New Orleans to St Louis is 599.83 miles or 965.09 km. A train trip from New Orleans to St Louis typically takes 34 hours and 33 minutes. If you are looking to get to St Louis faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 15 hours and 45 minutes to get from New Orleans to St Louis.
Going from New Orleans to St Louis by train takes over 34 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 Tuesday trains from New Orleans to St Louis 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 Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to St Louis. One train carrier operates regular service on the New Orleans to St Louis route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between New Orleans to St Louis, usually offering 4 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from New Orleans to St Louis, 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 St Louis, which start at $85.00.
Amtrak train tickets from New Orleans to St Louis start from $126.00, and on average cost $197.48. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to St Louis. Amtrak in New Orleans leaves from Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave, And in St Louis trains arrive at Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St,
From New Orleans to St Louis train travel on Amtrak takes 34 hours and 34 minutes. If you are looking to get to St Louis faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 15 hours and 45 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $222.36 for a one-way train ticket to St Louis.