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Duration 34h 25m
Distance 1521.9 miles
Average price $215
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The average train between New Orleans and Boston takes 34h 25m and the fastest train takes 34h 9m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from New Orleans to Boston. 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. New York Penn Station
  3. Boston
34h 19m
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New Orleans to Boston train times

Trains run six times a week between New Orleans and Boston. The service departs New Orleans at 07:00 in the morning, which arrives into Boston at 18:30. All services require a transfer at New York Penn Station and take an average of 34h 25m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from New Orleans to Boston station. However, there are services departing from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal and arriving at Boston South Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34h 19m.

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The distance between New Orleans and Boston is 1366 miles. The road distance is 1521.9 miles.

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

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New Orleans to Boston train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Boston South Station.

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Boston is 1h ahead of New Orleans. It is currently 2:30 AM in New Orleans and 3:30 AM in Boston.

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What companies run services between New Orleans and Boston?

You can take a train from New Orleans to Boston via New York Penn Station in around 34h 19m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
29h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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 New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
29h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Premium
$380 - $550
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Business Seat
$290 - $410
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95

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