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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Dallas to Atlanta?

Lowest Price$155.00
Fastest Train21h 40m
Trains Per Day1
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Dallas to Atlanta during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

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

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Dallas to Atlanta. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

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

In the last month, $160.38 was the average price of a train ticket from Dallas, TX to Atlanta, GA. Tickets are generally somewhat expensive for this particular train route, which is to be expected given the long distance. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Dallas to Atlanta?

The distance between Dallas and Atlanta is approximately 720 miles, or 1158 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 44 hours and 14 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 21 hours and 40 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 Dallas to Atlanta are the most crowded on Saturday. 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 Dallas at 3:00pm and arrives in Atlanta around 21 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Dallas to Atlanta?

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 Atlanta to Dallas. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Dallas to Atlanta for $85.00.

Which train should you take from Dallas to Atlanta?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Dallas, Texas to Atlanta, Georgia. 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
Amtrak11d 20h 14m$233.89

Amtrak train tickets from Dallas to Atlanta start from $155, and on average cost $234. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Atlanta. Amtrak in Dallas leaves from Union Station - 400 S Houston St and one other station. And in Atlanta trains arrive at Peachtree Station - 1688 Peachtree St NW, From Dallas to Atlanta train travel on Amtrak takes 44 hours and 14 minutes. If you are looking to get to Atlanta faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 21 hours and 40 minutes. If you are looking to travel to Atlanta on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $228 for a one-way weekend reservation from Dallas.

Where is the train station in Dallas?

There are two stations in Dallas where you can board the train to Atlanta:

  • Union Station - 400 S Houston St
  • Bus Terminal - 205 S Lamar St

Where is the train station in Atlanta?

Atlanta has one train station:

  • Peachtree Station - 1688 Peachtree St NW

Price trends for trains from Dallas to Atlanta

Average prices by travel date

$255$170$85SepSep

Monthly average prices

$275$220$165$110$55MAMJJASONDJF

Prices as travel date approaches

$400$320$240$160$803020100

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