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Duration 2 days 11h
Distance 1545.6 miles
Average price $217
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The average train between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Texas takes 2 days 11h and the fastest train takes 2 days 4h. The train runs, on average, 2 times per week from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) 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. 30th Street Train Station
  2. New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  3. Houston
40h 15m
$177 - $257

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Texas train times

Trains run twice a week between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Houston. The service departs Philadelphia Airport (PHL) at 15:10 in the afternoon, which arrives into Houston at 18:18. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2 days 11h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Texas station. However, there are services departing from Airport Terminal B and arriving at Houston Amtrak Station via 30th Street Train Station and New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40h 15m.

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The distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Texas is 1471 miles. The road distance is 1545.6 miles.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Texas train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from 30th Street Train Station.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Texas train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Houston Amtrak Station.

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Texas is 1h behind Philadelphia Airport (PHL). It is currently 9:01 AM in Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and 8:01 AM 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 Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Texas?

You can take a train from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Houston via 30th Street Train Station and New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal in around 40h 15m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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 30th Street Train Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
28h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Premium
$370 - $550
Flexi Coach Seat
$250 - $370
Business Seat
$270 - $390
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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