Duration 3 days 13h
Distance 1650.9 miles
Average price $351
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The train between Utah and Texas takes 3 days 13h. The train runs, on average, 2 times per week from Utah 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.


  1. Salt Lake City Amtrak Station
  2. Chicago Union Station
  3. New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  4. Houston
2 days 17h
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$295 - $418

Utah to Texas train times

Trains run twice a week between Salt Lake City and Houston. The service departs Salt Lake City at 03:30 in the morning, which arrives into Houston at 18:18. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3 days 13h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Utah 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.

No, there is no direct train from Utah station to Texas station. However, there are services departing from Salt Lake City Amtrak Station and arriving at Houston Amtrak Station via Chicago Union Station and New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 17h.

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The distance between Utah and Texas is 867 miles. The road distance is 1650.9 miles.

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Utah to Texas train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Salt Lake City Amtrak Station.

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

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Texas is 1h ahead of Utah. It is currently 11:59 AM in Utah and 12:59 PM in Texas.

What companies run services between Utah and Texas?

You can take a train from Salt Lake City to Houston via Chicago Union Station and New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal in around 2 days 17h.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
5 times a day
Ave. Duration
24h 55m
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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