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

distanceDistance962 miles (1552 km)
durationAverage train duration27 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price$152 (€126)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Washington, DC to New Orleans, LA cover the 962 miles (1552 km) long route taking on average 27 h 32 min with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $152 (€126), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $148 (€122). Travelers depart most frequently from Union Station and arrive in Union Passenger Terminal.

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FAQs

What is the price of the cheapest train from Washington, DC to New Orleans, LA?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Washington, DC to New Orleans, LA trains for as little as $148 (€122)  in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket between Washington, DC and New Orleans, LA?

If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Washington, DC to New Orleans, LA train to cost on average $152 (€126)  one way.

How far is Washington, DC to New Orleans, LA by train?

You should expect to travel around 962 miles (1552 km)  to New Orleans, LA from Washington, DC by train.

How long is the train between Washington, DC and New Orleans, LA?

On average the Washington, DC to New Orleans, LA train time is 27 h 32 min  covering the 962 miles (1552 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What station does the train from Washington, DC to New Orleans, LA depart from? Which New Orleans, LA train station do I come into from Washington, DC?

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Union Station   and arriving in Union Passenger Terminal.

Where do I find the Washington, DC train station to New Orleans, LA? Where is the New Orleans, LA train station?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Union Station and travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Union Passenger Terminal and need to travel approximately 0.6 miles (1 km) from the train station to the city center in New Orleans, LA.

When is the earliest train from Washington, DC to New Orleans, LA? When is the last train from Washington, DC to New Orleans, LA?

You can take the earliest train from Washington, DC to New Orleans, LA at 11: 30 PM   or take the last train from Washington, DC to New Orleans, LA leaving at 11: 30 PM. Look for the latest Washington, DC to New Orleans, LA train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.

How far in advance should I buy train tickets from Washington, DC to New Orleans, LA for the best deals?

If you book the Washington, DC to New Orleans, LA train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $152 (€126). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Washington, DC and 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 for this Journey

Washington, DC
New Orleans, LA
The major railway station for departures from Washington, DC is Union Station. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Union Station for your journey to New Orleans, LA from Washington, DC.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+1 202 2891908
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 04: 30 - 22: 00 | Sat - Sun: 05: 00 - 22: 00
Public transit options for Union Station
Metro lines: Red
Bus lines: D6, D8, 80, 96,
Train lines: Acela, Capitol Limited, Cardinal, Carolinian, Crescent, Fredericksburg Line, MARC Brunswick, MARC Camden, MARC Penn, Manassas Line, Northeast Regional, Palmetto, Silver Service/Palmetto, Vermonter

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