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New York to New Orleans train - cost & duration

Cheapest price$134.00
Shortest Duration27h 0m
Trips per day3
train carriers2
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How to book cheap New York to New Orleans train tickets?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from New York to New Orleans is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from New York to New Orleans were $211.85. By booking 13 days out, tickets are on average $37.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by train from New York to New Orleans?

The busiest time of the week for travel from New York to New Orleans by train is at 2:00 PM on Tuesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 12:00 PM on Tuesday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Amtrak from New York to New Orleans has the most daily schedules

On average there are 3 train trips per day. Amtrak has the most options for departures from New York to New Orleans, with an average of 2 trips per day and 39 monthly trips. 2 train carriers currently travel from New York to New Orleans. Of the 3 trips there is 1 trip that is a direct route with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Bus from New York to New Orleans starts at $135.00.

2 carriers offer New York to New Orleans train trips

Amtrak

Book Amtrak from New York to New Orleans from $171.00. There are 2 Amtrak schedules from New York to New Orleans and you can expect on average to pay $250.24 for a Amtrak ticket to New Orleans. In New York, Amtrak departs to New Orleans from Penn Station and no other station. In New Orleans, Amtrak arrives at Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak from New York to New Orleans takes 49 hours and 37 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak trip will get you to New Orleans in 27 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay $259.33 for a weekend getaway trip to New Orleans.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Loyalty rewards
Power outlet
Snacks
WiFi
Avg. Time
1h 37m
Avg. Price
$250.24

Amtrak Crescent

Book Amtrak Crescent from New York to New Orleans from $134.00. There are 1 Amtrak Crescent schedules from New York to New Orleans and you can expect on average to pay $195.88 for a Amtrak Crescent ticket to New Orleans. In New York, Amtrak Crescent departs to New Orleans from Penn Station and no other station. In New Orleans, Amtrak Crescent arrives at Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Crescent from New York to New Orleans takes 30 hours and 17 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Crescent trip will get you to New Orleans in 27 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Crescent offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $207.09 for a weekend getaway trip to New Orleans.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Loyalty rewards
Power outlet
Snacks
WiFi
Avg. Time
6h 17m
Avg. Price
$195.88

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include one station that has train departures from New York. Most train trips to New Orleans will depart from Penn Station.
  • Penn Station
Train trips arrive in New Orleans at 1 stations, depending on which train line you are traveling with. Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave are the main train stations in New Orleans for trips arriving from New York.
  • Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave