Cheap Philadelphia to New Orleans train tickets

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How much are Philadelphia to New Orleans train tickets?

Lowest Price$134.00
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How to find cheap train tickets from Philadelphia to New Orleans ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Philadelphia to New Orleans 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 Philadelphia to New Orleans was $172.19. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 29 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $85.75 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 Philadelphia to New Orleans ? How far is Philadelphia to New Orleans ?

The distance between Philadelphia to New Orleans is 1088.89 miles or 1751.96 km. A train trip from Philadelphia to New Orleans typically takes 28 hours and 52 minutes. If you are looking to get to New Orleans faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Crescent. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 28 hours and 37 minutes to get from Philadelphia to New Orleans.

Going from Philadelphia to New Orleans by train takes over 28 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 Philadelphia to New Orleans 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 Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak Crescent has the most connections between Philadelphia to New Orleans

Typically there is one train schedule per day. On the route to New Orleans 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Crescent offers the most scheduled departures between Philadelphia to New Orleans, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves New Orleans 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 Philadelphia to New Orleans, which start at $122.00.

Philadelphia to New Orleans is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Philadelphia to New Orleans start from $169.00, and on average cost $200.38. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to New Orleans. Amtrak in Philadelphia leaves from 30th St Station - 2955 Market St, And in New Orleans trains arrive at Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave,

From Philadelphia to New Orleans train travel on Amtrak takes 30 hours and 18 minutes. If you are looking to get to New Orleans faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 28 hours and 37 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to New Orleans on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $200.38 for a one-way weekend reservation from Philadelphia.

Restroom
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Avg. Time
1d 6h 18m
Avg. Price
$200.38

Amtrak Crescent

Amtrak Crescent train tickets from Philadelphia to New Orleans start from $134.00, and on average cost $207.91. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Crescent schedules to New Orleans. Amtrak Crescent in Philadelphia leaves from 30th St Station - 2955 Market St, And in New Orleans trains arrive at Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave,

From Philadelphia to New Orleans train travel on Amtrak Crescent takes 28 hours and 39 minutes. If you are looking to get to New Orleans faster, Amtrak Crescent offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 28 hours and 37 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to New Orleans on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Crescent scheduled trip per day, which will cost $226.72 for a one-way weekend reservation from Philadelphia.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1d 4h 39m
Avg. Price
$207.91

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There is one train station from which trains depart Philadelphia on their way to New Orleans. The busiest departure station in Philadelphia serving this route is 30th St Station - 2955 Market St.
  • 30th St Station - 2955 Market St
There is one train station where trains arrive in New Orleans from Philadelphia., The busiest departure station in Philadelphia serving this route is Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave.
  • Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave