The distance between New Orleans to Dallas is 442.33 miles or 711.68 km. A train trip from New Orleans to Dallas typically takes 32 hours and 54 minutes. If you are looking to get to Dallas faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 16 hours and 35 minutes to get from New Orleans to Dallas.
Going from New Orleans to Dallas by train takes over 32 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 Dallas 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 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Dallas. One train carrier operates regular service on the New Orleans to Dallas route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between New Orleans to Dallas, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from New Orleans to Dallas, 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 Dallas, which start at $85.00.
Amtrak train tickets from New Orleans to Dallas start from $93.00, and on average cost $182.03. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Dallas. Amtrak in New Orleans leaves from Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave, And in Dallas trains arrive at Union Station - 400 S Houston St and one other train station.
From New Orleans to Dallas train travel on Amtrak takes 32 hours and 55 minutes. If you are looking to get to Dallas faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 16 hours and 35 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $191.15 for a one-way train ticket to Dallas.