Duration 45h 15m
Distance 827.9 miles
Average price $174
Frequency 3/week

Trip overview

The train between Alabama and Austin takes 45h 15m. The train runs, on average, 3 times per week from Alabama to Austin. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Birmingham Intermodal Facility
  2. New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  3. San Antonio Amtrak Station
  4. Austin
26h 52m
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$141 - $203

Alabama to Austin train times

Trains run three times a week between Birmingham and Austin. The service departs Birmingham at 12:08 in the afternoon, which arrives into Austin at 09:23. All services require a transfer, and take on average 45h 15m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Alabama to Austin? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Alabama to Austin station. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Intermodal Facility and arriving at Austin Amtrak Station via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal and San Antonio Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26h 52m.

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The distance between Alabama and Austin is 677 miles. The road distance is 827.9 miles.

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Alabama to Austin train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Birmingham Intermodal Facility station.

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Alabama to Austin train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Austin Amtrak Station.

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You can take a train from Birmingham to Austin via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal and San Antonio Amtrak Station in around 26h 52m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
9h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70

Contact Details

Train from Longview Amtrak Station to Austin Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
9h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Premium
$230 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Seat
$90 - $130
Train from Birmingham Intermodal Facility to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
7h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Premium
$230 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Seat
$90 - $130
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to San Antonio Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Premium
$260 - $360
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Business Seat
$130 - $190
Train from San Antonio Amtrak Station to Austin Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55

About this operator

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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