The best way to find a cheap train ticket from New Orleans, LA to Washington, DC is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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1d 3 h 30 m
1d 3 h 30 m
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Of the 1 trains that leave New Orleans, LA for Washington, DC every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||962 miles (1552 km)|
|Average train duration||27 h 30 min|
|Average train ticket price||$174 (€158)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
Trains from New Orleans, LA to Washington, DC cover the 962 miles (1552 km) long route taking on average 27 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 route costs around $174 (€158), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $141 (€128). Travelers depart most frequently from Union Passenger Terminal and arrive in Union Station.
Buy your official Amtrak train tickets to Washington, DC from New Orleans, LA from $141 (€128) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient route.
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 between New Orleans, LA and Washington, DC.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Union Passenger Terminal to Union Station.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Union Passenger Terminal, is located 0.7 miles (1.1 km) from the city center of New Orleans, LA.
The most popular arrival train station, Union Station, is located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city center of Washington, DC.
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