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Duration 2 days 20h
Distance 1850.6 miles
Average price $263
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The train between Mississippi and California takes 2 days 20h. The train runs, on average, 2 times per week from Mississippi to California. 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. Jackson Amtrak Station
  2. New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  3. Los Angeles
2 days 4h
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$215 - $309

Mississippi to California train times

Trains run twice a week between Jackson and Los Angeles. The service departs Jackson at 11:20 in the morning, which arrives into Los Angeles at 05:35. All services require a transfer at New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal and take an average of 2 days 20h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Mississippi station to California station. However, there are services departing from Jackson Amtrak Station and arriving at Los Angeles Union Station via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 4h.

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It is 1669 miles from Mississippi to California. It is approximately 1850.6 miles to drive.

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Mississippi to California train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Jackson Amtrak Station.

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Mississippi to California train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Los Angeles Union Station.

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California is 2h behind Mississippi. It is currently 7:16 AM in Mississippi and 5:16 AM in California.

There are 10+ hotels available in California. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Mississippi and California?

You can take a train from Jackson to Los Angeles via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal in around 2 days 4h.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50

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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Jackson Amtrak Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Business Seat
$55 - $85
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
46h 35m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $260
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Premium
$480 - $700
Flexi Coach Seat
$380 - $550
Business Seat
$410 - $600

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