Cheap New Orleans to San Antonio train tickets

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How much are New Orleans to San Antonio train tickets?

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How to find cheap train tickets from New Orleans to San Antonio ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from New Orleans to San Antonio is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from New Orleans to San Antonio was $195.76. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 17 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $76.32 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from New Orleans to San Antonio ? How far is New Orleans to San Antonio ?

The distance between New Orleans to San Antonio is 507.01 miles or 815.75 km. A train trip from New Orleans to San Antonio typically takes 46 hours and 34 minutes. If you are looking to get to San Antonio faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Sunset Limited. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 15 hours and 5 minutes to get from New Orleans to San Antonio.

Going from New Orleans to San Antonio by train takes over 46 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 Sunday trains from New Orleans to San Antonio 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between New Orleans to San Antonio

Typically there is one train schedule per day. On the route to San Antonio 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between New Orleans to San Antonio, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves San Antonio 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 San Antonio, which start at $1.00.

New Orleans to San Antonio is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from New Orleans to San Antonio start from $221.00, and on average cost $271.85. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to San Antonio. Amtrak in New Orleans leaves from Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave, And in San Antonio trains arrive at 350 Hoefgen St,

From New Orleans to San Antonio train travel on Amtrak takes 56 hours and 12 minutes. If you are looking to get to San Antonio faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 15 hours and 5 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to San Antonio on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $306.43 for a one-way weekend reservation from New Orleans.

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Avg. Time
2d 8h 12m
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$271.85

Amtrak Sunset Limited

Amtrak Sunset Limited train tickets from New Orleans to San Antonio start from $64.00, and on average cost $67.78. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Sunset Limited schedules to San Antonio. Amtrak Sunset Limited in New Orleans leaves from Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave, And in San Antonio trains arrive at 350 Hoefgen St,

From New Orleans to San Antonio train travel on Amtrak Sunset Limited takes 15 hours and 5 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to San Antonio on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Sunset Limited scheduled trip per day, which will cost $67.52 for a one-way weekend reservation from New Orleans.

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Snacks
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Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
15h 5m
Avg. Price
$67.78

Plan your next adventure:

There is one train station from which trains depart New Orleans on their way to San Antonio. The busiest departure station in New Orleans serving this route is Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave.
  • Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave
There is one train station where trains arrive in San Antonio from New Orleans., The busiest departure station in New Orleans serving this route is 350 Hoefgen St.
  • 350 Hoefgen St