Compare train tickets from Meridian to Shreveport
Schedule & Pricing Info
How much are train tickets from Meridian to Shreveport?
|Fastest Train||70h 53m|
|Trains Per Day||2|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Meridian to Shreveport 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 Meridian to Shreveport?
In the last month, $393.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Meridian, MS to Shreveport, LA. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price if you book online in advance of your travel date.
How long is the train journey from Meridian to Shreveport?
The distance between Meridian, MS and Shreveport, LA is approximately 295 miles, or 474 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 70 hours and 53 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 70 hours and 53 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 Meridian to Shreveport are the most crowded on Monday. 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 Tuesday 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 Meridian at 11:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 11:00am. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
How many trains per day run from Meridian to Shreveport?
Trains leave the station in Meridian twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you change trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
What train services are there from Meridian to Shreveport?
Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Meridian, Mississippi to Shreveport, Louisiana. However, there are 1.5 trains per day to choose from.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak||2||2d 22h 53m||$393.00|
Where is the train station in Meridian?
There is one train station in Meridian:
- Union Station - 1901 Front St
Where is the train station in Shreveport?
Shreveport has one train station:
- SporTran Intermodal Terminal
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