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How much are train tickets from Columbus to Dallas?

Lowest Price$337.00
Fastest Train77h 25m
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Columbus to Dallas 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.

Can you take a train all the way from Columbus to Dallas?

While the train is the main method of transportation from Columbus to Dallas, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

What is the price of a train ticket from Columbus to Dallas?

In the last month, $337.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Columbus, OH to Dallas, TX. Given how far apart Columbus and Dallas are from each other, there's no getting around the fact that most train tickets are on the pricier side. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 19 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $43.00 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Columbus to Dallas?

The distance between Columbus and Dallas is approximately 913 miles, or 1469 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 77 hours and 25 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 Columbus to Dallas 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?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Columbus at 1:00am and arrives in Dallas around 77 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Columbus to Dallas?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. However, it is not a direct train. 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 transfer trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Dallas to Columbus. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Columbus to Dallas for $150.00.

Which train should you take from Columbus to Dallas?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Columbus, Ohio to Dallas, Texas. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak13d 5h 25m$354.20

Where is the train station in Columbus?

There is one train station in Columbus:

  • Bus Terminal - 111 E Town St

Where is the train station in Dallas?

Dallas has one train station:

  • Bus Terminal - 205 S Lamar St

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