Duration 41h 38m
Distance 680.9 miles
Average price $185
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between New Orleans and Columbia takes 41h 38m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from New Orleans to Columbia. 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. Greensboro Amtrak Station
  3. Cary Amtrak Station
  4. Columbia
27h 10m
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$152 - $221

New Orleans to Columbia train times

Trains run six times a week between New Orleans and Columbia. The service departs New Orleans at 07:00 in the morning, which arrives into Columbia at 01:38. All services require a transfer, and take on average 41h 38m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Want to know about travelling from New Orleans to Columbia? 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.

No, there is no direct train from New Orleans to Columbia station. However, there are services departing from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal and arriving at Columbia Amtrak Station via Greensboro Amtrak Station and Cary Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27h 10m.

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The distance between New Orleans and Columbia is 602 miles. The road distance is 680.9 miles.

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

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

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Columbia is 1h ahead of New Orleans. It is currently 10:52 AM in New Orleans and 11:52 AM in Columbia.

There are 142+ hotels available in Columbia. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between New Orleans and Columbia?

You can take a train from New Orleans to Columbia via Greensboro Amtrak Station and Cary Amtrak Station in around 27h 10m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
19h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130

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