Cheap Houston to Philadelphia  train tickets


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Lowest Price$179.00
Fastest46h 58m
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How to find cheap train tickets from Houston to Philadelphia ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Houston to Philadelphia 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 Houston to Philadelphia was $226.07. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 10 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $46.00 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 Houston to Philadelphia ? How far is Houston to Philadelphia ?

The distance between Houston to Philadelphia is 1340.60 miles or 2156.94 km. A train trip from Houston to Philadelphia typically takes 51 hours and 35 minutes. If you are looking to get to Philadelphia faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 46 hours and 58 minutes to get from Houston to Philadelphia.

Going from Houston to Philadelphia by train takes over 51 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 Saturday trains from Houston to Philadelphia 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Houston to Philadelphia

Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to Philadelphia. One train carrier operates regular service on the Houston to Philadelphia route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Houston to Philadelphia, usually offering 4 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Houston to Philadelphia, 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.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Houston to Philadelphia, which start at $120.00.

One train carrier connects Houston to Philadelphia


Amtrak train tickets from Houston to Philadelphia start from $179.00, and on average cost $250.61. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Philadelphia. Amtrak in Houston leaves from 902 Washington Ave, And in Philadelphia trains arrive at 30th St Station - 2955 Market St,

From Houston to Philadelphia train travel on Amtrak takes 51 hours and 36 minutes. If you are looking to get to Philadelphia faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 46 hours and 58 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $254.17 for a one-way train ticket to Philadelphia.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Houston on their way to Philadelphia. The busiest departure station in Houston serving this route is 902 Washington Ave.
  • 902 Washington Ave
There is one train station where trains arrive in Philadelphia from Houston., The busiest departure station in Houston serving this route is 30th St Station - 2955 Market St.
  • 30th St Station - 2955 Market St