Duration 3 days 9h
Distance 467.5 miles
Average price $126
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The average train between Houston and Laurel takes 3 days 9h and the fastest train takes 2 days 21h. The train runs, on average, 2 times per week from Houston to Laurel. 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. Houston Amtrak Station
  2. Lafayette Amtrak Station
  3. New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  4. Laurel
14h 32m
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$98 - $143

Houston to Laurel train times

Trains run twice a week between Houston and Laurel. The service departs Houston at 12:10 in the afternoon, which arrives into Laurel at 10:05. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3 days 9h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Houston station to Laurel station. However, there are services departing from Houston Amtrak Station and arriving at Laurel Amtrak Station via Lafayette Amtrak Station and New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 32m.

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The distance between Houston and Laurel is 396 miles. The road distance is 467.5 miles.

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Houston to Laurel train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Houston Amtrak Station.

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Houston to Laurel train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Laurel Amtrak Station.

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What companies run services between Houston and Laurel?

You can take a train from Houston to Laurel via Lafayette Amtrak Station and New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal in around 14h 32m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55

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 Houston Amtrak Station to Lafayette Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Train from Lafayette Amtrak Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $75
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Laurel Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $75

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