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MSY — MEM
Jun 25 — Jul 21
1 adult
Tue 6/25

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With transfers
8h 35m
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With transfers
8h 35m
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New Orleans to Memphis train information

Find information about ticket prices, popular stations, and train companies that offer trains from New Orleans to Memphis

ROUND-TRIP FROM

$192

ONE-WAY FROM

$69

AVG TRAVEL TIME

8h 35m

TRAIN COMPANIES

Amtrak
The best round-trip train deal from New Orleans to Memphis found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $192
The best one-way train deal from New Orleans to Memphis found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $69
Average time it takes to travel by train from New Orleans to Memphis
There is 1 train company servicing this route: Amtrak

New Orleans Train Station Directory

Location of major train stations in New Orleans
New Orleans UnionNew Orleans, 29.946085, -90.07829

Memphis Train Station Directory

Location of major train stations in Memphis
MemphisMemphis, 35.132458, -90.05911

Book round-trip train tickets from New Orleans to Memphis

Below are the quickest and cheapest round-trip train tickets from New Orleans to Memphis that we could find in the past 72 hours. You can also search by a specific date by using the search form above.
Amtrak
Jun 29
1:45 pmNew Orleans Union
8h 35m
10:20 pmMemphis
Jul 10
6:40 amMemphis
9h 07m
3:47 pmNew Orleans Union
Amtrak
Jun 29
1:45 pmNew Orleans Union
8h 35m
10:20 pmMemphis
Jul 9
6:40 amMemphis
9h 07m
3:47 pmNew Orleans Union
Amtrak
Jun 26
1:45 pmNew Orleans Union
8h 35m
10:20 pmMemphis
Jun 29
6:40 amMemphis
9h 07m
3:47 pmNew Orleans Union
Amtrak
Jul 12
1:45 pmNew Orleans Union
8h 35m
10:20 pmMemphis
Jul 15
6:40 amMemphis
9h 07m
3:47 pmNew Orleans Union
Amtrak
Jul 12
1:45 pmNew Orleans Union
8h 35m
10:20 pmMemphis
Jul 15
6:40 amMemphis
9h 07m
3:47 pmNew Orleans Union

Book one-way train tickets from New Orleans to Memphis

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way train tickets from New Orleans to Memphis we’ve found in the last 72 hours. Select a deal below or use the search form above to find train tickets by date.
Amtrak
Jun 25
1:45 pmNew Orleans Union
8h 35m
10:20 pmMemphis
Amtrak
Jun 27
1:45 pmNew Orleans Union
8h 35m
10:20 pmMemphis

FAQs for booking trains from New Orleans to Memphis

What train stations are used when traveling from New Orleans to Memphis?

When traveling on trains from New Orleans to Memphis, you will depart from Union Passenger Terminal in New Orleans. One of the best features of the station is its location: right in the heart of New Orleans, near the junction of Interstate 10 and Highway 90. To get from the center of New Orleans to the station, the line 49 tram will make the trip in around four minutes, and the line 28 bus will get there in about five minutes. Your train to Memphis from New Orleans arrives at Central Station, which is located on Main Street on the west side of downtown Memphis. Once you have arrived on your New Orleans to Memphis train, a good way to get from the station to downtown Memphis is aboard bus 100, which makes the trip in around 21 minutes.

Are pets allowed on the train from New Orleans to Memphis?

Most of the time, Amtrak will not allow pets on routes that last for more than around seven hours. Since Amtrak trains from New Orleans to Memphis have a total travel time of over nine hours, pets are only allowed on this route if the trip is broken up into shorter legs. The stipulation for bringing pets aboard this train to Memphis from New Orleans is that the pet must not weigh more than 20 lbs when you combine both the weight of the pet and its carrier. Your pet must be at least eight weeks old, be completely up-to-date on their vaccinations, and you must be sure that it does not disturb any other passengers during the journey on New Orleans to Memphis trains. Before you board the train, you will also need to sign a pet liability release.

What luggage is allowed on New Orleans to Memphis trains?

When you travel with Amtrak on trains from New Orleans to Memphis, you can bring quite a bit of luggage with you, including two personal items and two carry-on bags, all free of charge. You can also bring up to four checked bags aboard the train; the first two of these bags are free, while the second two will incur an additional fee. It is important to make sure that all of your checked baggage have proper identification tags attached to the items before you hand them over to Amtrak. Alternatively, you can bring large and bulky items such as golf clubs, bicycles, or baby strollers in place of one of your checked bags, but these items will also always incur an additional fee for travel on trains to Memphis from New Orleans.

What is there to see along the train ride from New Orleans to Memphis?

Perhaps one of the best things about the journey on New Orleans to Memphis trains are all of the amazing sights you will see along the way. You will start your trip by heading northwest out of New Orleans and crossing over the small strip of land between Lake Maurepas and Lake Ponchartrain. As you depart this area, your train will take you through the Joyce Wildlife Management Area, where you can take in great views of this area from both sides of the train. As you continue north, you will travel through vast green areas in both Louisiana and Mississippi before traveling through the large city of Jackson, Mississippi. Next you will pass quite close to the Delta National Forest and the Panther Swamp National Wildlife Refuge before you finally hit the Mississippi River and make your way into downtown Memphis.

How much does a train ticket from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Memphis cost?

You can purchase a ticket from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Memphis within the week and expect to pay $69 or more one-way. The cost of your ticket may vary depending on when you book, so we recommend you plan early. $85 is what you can expect to pay for a train ride from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Memphis one-way.

How long is the train ride from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Memphis?

8h 35m is the fastest available option to arrive in Memphis from New Orleans Louis Armstrong by train. Amtrak has the quickest available train to your destination.

When should I purchase the train tickets from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Memphis?

The cost of a train from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Memphis is about $85 one-way this week. Our data shows that prices are fairly stable throughout the next 3 months. You can book now to make sure your seat is secured.

Which train companies operate between New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Memphis?

The train offering service from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Memphis Amtrak. Amtrak has been found as the cheapest option available at $192 round-trip.

How far is New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Memphis by train?

While Memphis is 358.8 mi away from New Orleans Louis Armstrong, the distance by train is longer depending on the route. In terms of time, a normal route is around 8h 35m.


Amtrak trains from New Orleans to Memphis

Our best Amtrak deals on New Orleans to Memphis train tickets
Amtrak
Jun 29
OL81:45 pmNew Orleans Union
8h 35m
EM810:20 pmMemphis
Jul 10
EM86:40 amMemphis
9h 07m
OL83:47 pmNew Orleans Union
Amtrak
Jun 29
OL81:45 pmNew Orleans Union
8h 35m
EM810:20 pmMemphis
Jul 9
EM86:40 amMemphis
9h 07m
OL83:47 pmNew Orleans Union
Amtrak
Jun 26
OL81:45 pmNew Orleans Union
8h 35m
EM810:20 pmMemphis
Jun 29
EM86:40 amMemphis
9h 07m
OL83:47 pmNew Orleans Union

Popular train routes to Memphis

Most frequently searched train routes to Memphis, along with the cheapest price and shortest travel time.
Trains to Memphis from Chicago
Fastest travel time10h 22m
Cheapest price$180

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Fastest travel time19h 30m
Cheapest price$221

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