Cheap Columbia to New Orleans train tickets

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How much are Columbia to New Orleans train tickets?

Lowest Price$168.50
Fastest40h 31m
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How to find cheap train tickets from Columbia to New Orleans ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Columbia 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 Columbia to New Orleans was $168.50. 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 Columbia to New Orleans ? How far is Columbia to New Orleans ?

The distance between Columbia to New Orleans is 599.00 miles or 963.75 km. A train trip from Columbia to New Orleans typically takes 40 hours and 31 minutes. If you are looking to get to New Orleans faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 40 hours and 31 minutes to get from Columbia to New Orleans.

Going from Columbia to New Orleans by train takes over 40 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 Thursday trains from Columbia 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 Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Columbia to New Orleans

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Columbia to New Orleans route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Columbia to New Orleans, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Columbia to New Orleans, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

One train carrier connects Columbia to New Orleans

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Columbia to New Orleans start from $168.50, and on average cost $182.00. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to New Orleans. Amtrak in Columbia leaves from 850 Pulaski St, And in New Orleans trains arrive at Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave,

From Columbia to New Orleans train travel on Amtrak takes 40 hours and 32 minutes. If you are looking to get to New Orleans faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 40 hours and 31 minutes.

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Avg. Time
1d 16h 32m
Avg. Price
$182.00

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There is one train station from which trains depart Columbia on their way to New Orleans. The busiest departure station in Columbia serving this route is 850 Pulaski St.
  • 850 Pulaski St
There is one train station where trains arrive in New Orleans from Columbia., The busiest departure station in Columbia serving this route is Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave.
  • Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave