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Duration 2 days 5h
Distance 1635.5 miles
Average price $220
Frequency 3/week

Trip overview

The train between New York and Texas takes 2 days 5h. The train runs, on average, 3 times per week from New York to Texas. 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 York Penn Station
  2. New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  3. Houston
40h 35m
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$182 - $253

New York to Texas train times

Trains run three times a week between New York and Houston. The service departs New York at 14:15 in the afternoon, which arrives into Houston at 18:18. All services require a transfer at New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal and take an average of 2 days 5h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from New York to Texas? 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.

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No, there is no direct train from New York station to Texas station. However, there are services departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Houston Amtrak Station via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40h 35m.

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The distance between New York and Texas is 1551 miles. The road distance is 1635.5 miles.

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New York to Texas train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Penn Station.

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New York to Texas train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Houston Amtrak Station.

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Texas is 1h behind New York. It is currently 5:51 PM in New York and 4:51 PM in Texas.

There are one+ hotels available in Texas. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between New York and Texas?

You can take a train from New York to Houston via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal in around 40h 35m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
30h 17m
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
30h 17m
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 Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Houston Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
9h 18m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Premium
$230 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Seat
$90 - $140

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