Duration 19h 42m
Distance 930.4 miles
Average price $120
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The train between Chicago and Louisiana takes 19h 42m. There is at least one train per day from Chicago to Louisiana. 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. Chicago Union Station
  2. New Orleans
19h 42m
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$95 - $140

Chicago to Louisiana train times

Trains run once daily between Chicago and New Orleans. The service departs Chicago at 20:05 in the evening, which arrives into New Orleans at 15:47. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 19h 42m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chicago Union Station station and arriving at New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19h 42m.

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The distance between Chicago and Louisiana is 803 miles. The road distance is 930.4 miles.

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Chicago to Louisiana train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Chicago Union Station.

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Chicago to Louisiana train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal station.

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What companies run services between Chicago and Louisiana?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal once daily. Tickets cost $95 - $140 and the journey takes 19h 42m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140

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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
19h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Seat
$200 - $290

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