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Duration 33h 30m
Distance 591.7 miles
Average price $171
Frequency 3/week

Trip overview

The train between Louisiana and Gainesville takes 33h 30m. The train runs, on average, 3 times per week from Louisiana to Gainesville. 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. New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  2. San Antonio Amtrak Station
  3. Fort Worth Amtrak Station
  4. Gainesville
25h 8m
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$135 - $198

Louisiana to Gainesville train times

Trains run three times a week between New Orleans and Gainesville. The service departs New Orleans at 09:00 in the morning, which arrives into Gainesville at 18:30. All services require a transfer, and take on average 33h 30m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Louisiana to Gainesville station. However, there are services departing from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal and arriving at Gainesville Amtrak Station via San Antonio Amtrak Station and Fort Worth Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25h 8m.

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The distance between Louisiana and Gainesville is 357 miles. The road distance is 591.7 miles.

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Louisiana to Gainesville train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal station.

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Louisiana to Gainesville train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Gainesville Amtrak Station.

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What companies run services between Louisiana and Gainesville?

You can take a train from New Orleans to Gainesville via San Antonio Amtrak Station and Fort Worth Amtrak Station in around 25h 8m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95

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 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 Fort Worth Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
6h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Train from Fort Worth Amtrak Station to Gainesville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60

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