The distance between New Orleans to Memphis is 359.39 miles or 578.23 km. A train trip from New Orleans to Memphis typically takes 8 hours and 35 minutes. If you are looking to get to Memphis faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak City of New Orleans. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 8 hours and 35 minutes to get from New Orleans to Memphis.
Going from New Orleans to Memphis by train takes over 8 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 Monday trains from New Orleans to Memphis 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 Thursday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the New Orleans to Memphis route. Amtrak City of New Orleans offers the most scheduled departures between New Orleans to Memphis, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Memphis 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 New Orleans to Memphis, which start at $42.00.
Amtrak City of New Orleans train tickets from New Orleans to Memphis start from $50.00, and on average cost $62.83. Daily there are 1 Amtrak City of New Orleans schedules to Memphis. Amtrak City of New Orleans in New Orleans leaves from Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave, And in Memphis trains arrive at Central Station - 545 S Main St,
From New Orleans to Memphis train travel on Amtrak City of New Orleans takes 8 hours and 35 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Memphis on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak City of New Orleans scheduled trip per day, which will cost $72.66 for a one-way weekend reservation from New Orleans.