Duration 19h 30m
Distance 930.3 miles
Average price $110
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The train between New Orleans and Chicago takes 19h 30m. There is at least one train per day from New Orleans to Chicago. 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
    City Of New Orleans
  2. Chicago
19h 30m
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$95 - $140

New Orleans to Chicago train times

Trains run twice daily between New Orleans and Chicago. The service departs New Orleans at 13:45 in the afternoon, which arrives into Chicago at 09:15. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 19h 30m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from New Orleans to Chicago? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal and arriving at Chicago Union Station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19h 30m.

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The distance between New Orleans and Chicago is 840 miles. The road distance is 930.3 miles.

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

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New Orleans to Chicago train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Chicago Union Station.

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What companies run services between New Orleans and Chicago?

Amtrak operates a train from New Orleans to Chicago twice daily. Tickets cost $95 - $140 and the journey takes 19h 30m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140

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