There are 3 ways to get from New Orleans to Ponchatoula by train, taxi or car
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Train • 1h 6m
$43 - $70
2 alternative options
Taxi • 55m
$110 - $140
Drive • 55m
$5 - $8
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from New Orleans to Ponchatoula is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 55m.
The quickest way to get from New Orleans to Ponchatoula is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 55m.
The distance between New Orleans and Ponchatoula is 40 miles. The road distance is 51.1 miles.
The best way to get from New Orleans to Ponchatoula without a car is to train which takes 1h 6m and costs $40 - $70.
It takes approximately 1h 6m to get from New Orleans to Ponchatoula, including transfers.
Yes, the driving distance between New Orleans to Ponchatoula is 51 miles. It takes approximately 55m to drive from New Orleans to Ponchatoula.
There are 14+ hotels available in Ponchatoula. Prices start at $60 USD per night.
What companies run services between New Orleans, LA, USA and Ponchatoula, LA, USA?
Amtrak operates a train from New Orleans to Ponchatoula twice daily. Tickets cost $24 - $50 and the journey takes 57m.
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.
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Hammond Amtrak Station
- Ave. Duration
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- $24 - $50
- Coach Seat
- $24 - $40
- Flexi Coach Seat
- $40 - $65
- Business Coach Seat
- $30 - $50
- $140 - $200
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