New Orleans, LA to Chicago train

Cheap train tickets from New Orleans, LA to Chicago

Showing times and prices for Nov 28

Cheapest

216

Average

216

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from New Orleans, LA to Chicago is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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01:45PMUnion Passenger Terminal19h30 09:15AMUnion Station
0 transfers
2161One-way

Train schedule from New Orleans, LA to Chicago

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Fastest train times from New Orleans, LA to Chicago

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Fastest Journey

19 h 30 m

Average

19 h 30 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

1340 km

Of the 1 trains that leave New Orleans, LA for Chicago every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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01:45PMUnion Passenger Terminal19h30 09:15AMUnion Station
0 transfers
2161One-way

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Overview: Train from New Orleans, LA to Chicago

distanceDistance831 miles (1340 km)
durationAverage train duration19 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price$138 (€125)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from New Orleans, LA to Chicago cover the 831 miles (1340 km) long journey taking on average 19 h 30 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $138 (€125), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $112 (€102).

Train companies: Amtrak from New Orleans, LA to Chicago trains

Find the best trains between New Orleans, LA and Chicago with Omio's travel partners Amtrak from $112 (€102). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Amtrak

Amtrak is the main train company in the United States operating medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 US states as well as in 3 Canadian provinces. There are over 300 Amtrak trains running daily. With Amtrak you can travel by train across the country and explore destinations near and far with routes such as the Northeast Regional connecting cities in the East Coast, the Coast Starlight connecting destinations up and down the West Coast, the Empire Builder connecting Chicago and Midwestern cities to the Northwest, and many more. Amtrak offers different class options suiting any budget, from Coach Class to Business Class, First Class, and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium for you to book for your next train journey from New Orleans, LA to Chicago.

  • Average Price: $112

Travel Tips: Trains from New Orleans, LA to Chicago

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Chicago easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from New Orleans, LA to Chicago.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap New Orleans, LA to Chicago trains for as little as $112 (€102)  in the next 7 days.
The train price from New Orleans, LA to Chicago is on average $138 (€125)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from New Orleans, LA to Chicago by train to be approximately 831 miles (1340 km).
The train time to Chicago from New Orleans, LA is on average 19 h 30 min  for the 831 miles (1340 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between New Orleans, LA and Chicago by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
For the route from New Orleans, LA to Chicago you can take a train with Amtrak. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from New Orleans, LA to Chicago on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing New Orleans, LA for Chicago is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest train from New Orleans, LA to Chicago at 1: 45 PM   or take the last train from New Orleans, LA to Chicago leaving at 1: 45 PM. Look for the latest New Orleans, LA to Chicago train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
The price of a one way train ticket from New Orleans, LA to Chicago is on average $138 (€125) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets to Chicago from New Orleans, LA available a few months in advance.

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