New Orleans, LA to Washington, DC train

Cheap train tickets from New Orleans, LA to Washington, DC

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Cheapest

135

Average

135

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.

Amtrak
02:15PMNew Orleans, LA27h30 05:45PMWashington, DC
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1351One-way

Train schedule from New Orleans, LA to Washington, DC

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02:15PMNew Orleans, LA27h30 05:45PMWashington, DC
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Fastest train times from New Orleans, LA to Washington, DC

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Fastest Journey

1d 3 h 30 m

Average

1d 3 h 30 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

1552 km

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.

Amtrak
02:15PMNew Orleans, LA27h30 05:45PMWashington, DC
0 transfers
1351One-way

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Overview: Train from New Orleans, LA to Washington, DC

distanceDistance962 miles (1552 km)
durationAverage train duration27 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price$174 (€158)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

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.

Train providers: Amtrak from New Orleans, LA to Washington, DC trains

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.

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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.

  • Average Price: $141

Travel Tips: Trains from New Orleans, LA to Washington, DC

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Washington, DC 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 Washington, DC.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from New Orleans, LA to Washington, DC to cost as little as $141 (€128)  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the New Orleans, LA to Washington, DC train price to come in at an average of $174 (€158)  one way.
The New Orleans, LA to Washington, DC train distance is approximately 962 miles (1552 km).
The New Orleans, LA to Washington, DC train duration is on average 27 h 30 min, which is to be expected when traveling 962 miles (1552 km) between New Orleans, LA and Washington, DC. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

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.

For the journey from New Orleans, LA to Washington, DC you can take a train with Amtrak. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between New Orleans, LA and Washington, DC on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there is 1 train a day from New Orleans, LA to Washington, DC. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this trip departs from New Orleans, LA at 9: 15 AM. The last train leaves from New Orleans, LA at 9: 15 AM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from New Orleans, LA to Washington, DC and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you book the New Orleans, LA to Washington, DC train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $174 (€158). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Washington, DC from New Orleans, LA. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports in New Orleans, LA and Washington, DC

New Orleans, LA
Washington, DC
The major railway station for departures from New Orleans, LA is Union Passenger Terminal. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Union Passenger Terminal for your journey to Washington, DC from New Orleans, LA.

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