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Duration 9h 18m
Distance 349.3 miles
Average price $60
Frequency 3/week

Trip overview

The train between Louisiana and Houston takes 9h 18m. The train runs, on average, 3 times per week from Louisiana to Houston. 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. Houston
9h 18m
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$50 - $70

Louisiana to Houston train times

Trains run three times a week between New Orleans and Houston. The service departs New Orleans at 09:00 in the morning, which arrives into Houston at 18:18. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 9h 18m. 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 New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal and arriving at Houston Amtrak Station station. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 9h 18m.

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The distance between Louisiana and Houston is 216 miles. The road distance is 349.3 miles.

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

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

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What companies run services between Louisiana and Houston?

Amtrak operates a train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Houston Amtrak Station 3 times a week. Tickets cost $50 - $70 and the journey takes 9h 18m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9h 18m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70

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 Houston Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
9h 18m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Premium
$230 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Seat
$90 - $140

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