Amtrak Sunset Limited

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AMTRAK SUNSET LIMITED SCHEDULES AND TICKETS

The Sunset Limited is an Amtrak route that runs between California and Louisiana.

The first travel was in 1894.

Since then Sunset Limited train has carried thousand of passengers.

This train line covers the nation's second transcontinental route.

SUNSET LIMITED ROUTE

Sunset Limited train travels across five American States. They are:

  • Louisiana
  • Texas
  • New Mexico
  • Arizona
  • California

The train travel starts in Los Angeles and ends in New Orleans.

The distance traveled is 1995 miles or 3211 km during all journey.

The travel time is about 48 hours.

There are 20 train stops on the way.

This travel happens three times a week, in each way.

AMTRAK SUNSET LIMITED SCHEDULES

Train Tickets from New Orleans to San Antonio

There is at least one train schedule to San Antonio every day.

The lowest ticket price is $79, and the highest ticket fares $271 per seat.

This travel takes 15 hours.

Buy your Train ticket from New Orleans x San Antonio

Train Ticket from San Antonio to Tucson

There are two schedules to Tucson daily.

The cheapest ticket is $115, and the highest train ticket is $222 per seat.

This travel takes 18 hours.

Buy your Train ticket from San Antonio to Tucson

Train Ticket from New Orleans to LA

At least three train schedules are leaving New Orleans to Los Angeles daily.

The lowest ticket price is $136, and the highest fare is $350, per seat.

This journey takes 46 hours.

Buy your Train ticket from New Orleans to Los Angeles

SUNSET LIMITED TRAIN PRICES

Before buying a train ticket, you should decide which ticket fare fits better in your travel.

Amtrak offers four types of prices.

Saver: It is the cheapest ticket available.

Value: It is more expensive than the Saver, but Value prices allow some refund options.

Flexible: The flexible fares offer full refunds when requested, without any fee.

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AMTRAK SUNSET LIMITED TICKET

In a Sunset Limited journey, some onboard services are offered to improve your trip experience.

Amenities Dining Car

In long distances travels, Amtrak offers a full service of meals prepared onboard.

There are lunch, breakfast and dinner time.

The Sunset Limited menu is available at Amtrak.com.

This service is paid.

You can make the payment using credit or debit cards.

Lounge Cars

The Lounge car is the right choice for snack time.

There are available carry-out style foods, like sandwiches, snacks, pizza, and beverages.

This service is paid, as well.

You should pay using debit or credit cards.

Checked Baggage Service

Traveling in a Sunset Limited Train, you can check your baggage for free.

You can carry on up to two pieces of luggage (50 lbs - 75 linear inches)

If you need to check extra bags, you should pay $20 for each one.

This service is available only if your origin and destination stations offer checked baggage.

Accommodations
Superliner Lower Level Coach Seat Superliner Lower Level Coach Seat

Details:

  • Extra Legroom
  • Foot Rests and Leg Rests
  • Individual reading light
  • 120x electric outlets per seat
Superliner Roomette Superliner Roomette

Details:

  • Accommodates 2 adults.
  • Capacity for 2 small suitcases

Dimensions:

  • Each Room: 3'6 x 6'8 (1.1m x 2m)"
  • Lower Berth: 2'4 x 6'6 (72cm x 2m)
  • Upper Berth with Ladder: 2'4 x 6'2 (72cm x 1.9m)
Superliner Bedroom Superliner Bedroom

Details:

  • Accommodates 2 adults.
  • Capacity for 2 small suitcases
  • Some bedrooms can be combined to make a suite for 4 people.
  • In-room sink and vanity with enclosed toilet and shower.

Dimensions:

  • Each Room: 6'6 x 7'6 (2m x 2.3m)"
  • Lower Berth: 3'4 x 6'3 (1m x 1.9m)
  • Upper Berth with Ladder: 2'4 x 6'2 (72cm x 1.9m)
Superliner Bedroom Suite Superliner Bedroom Suite

Details:

  • This Amtrak Empire Builder Sleeper Car has two rooms combined.
  • Capacity: 4 Adults and up to 4 luggage.
  • In-room toilet: 2
  • In-room shower: 2

Dimensions:

  • Each Room: 6'8 x 7'1 (2m x 2.1m)
  • Lower Berth: 3'4 x 6'0 (1m x 1.8m)
  • Upper Berth with Ladder: 2'4 x 6'2 (72cm x 1.9m)
Superliner Family Bedroom Superliner Family Bedroom

It is an excellent option for family travel.

Details:

  • Accommodates 2 adults.
  • Capacity for 2-3 suitcases. Restrooms and shower are nearby.

Dimensions:

  • Each Room: 5'2 x 9'5 (1.6m x 2.9m)"

Lower Berth with ladder:

  • Upper Berth: 2'4 x 6'2 (72cm x 1.9m)
  • Lower Berth: 3'4 x 6'3 (1m x 1.9m)

2 Childs berths:

  • Upper Berth: 2'0 x 4'7 (61cm x 1.4m)
  • Lower Berth: 2'3 x 4'9 (69cm x 1.5m)
Superliner Accessible Bedroom accessible Superliner Accessible Bedroom

This sleeping accommodation has ample space for a wheelchair.

Details:

  • Accommodates 2 adults.
  • Capacity for 2 small suitcases.
  • In-room toilet and silk are separated from the room.
  • accessible By a curtain. Ample space for wheelchair.

Dimensions:

  • Each Room: 6'9 x 9'5 (2m x 2.9m)
  • Lower Berth: 2'4 x 6'6 (72cm x 2m)
  • Upper Berth with Ladder: 2.0 x 6'2 (61cm x 1.9m)
Pets Onboard

You can carry your pets onboard if your trip lasting up to seven hours.

Only small dogs and cats up to 25 pounds can travel.

The fare for carrying on your pet is $25.

For more details call 1-800-USA-RAIL or visit an Amtrak station.

AMTRAK SUNSET LIMITED TRAIN STOPS

22 train stations are serving Sunset Limited route.

The main are:

New Orleans Train Station
Address: 1001 Loyola Avenue
New Orleans, LA - 70113

New Orleans Phone Number: +1 800-872-7245

Features on New Orleans Train Station

  • Enclosed Waiting Area
  • Restrooms accessible
  • ATM
  • Ticket Office
  • Lounge
  • Payphone accessible

New Orleans Station Opening Hours and More Details

Tucson Train Station
Address: 400 North Toole Avenue
Tucson, AZ - 85701

Phone Number: +1 800-872-7245

Features on Tucson Train Station

  • Enclosed Waiting Area
  • Restrooms accessible
  • Ticket Office accessible
  • Quik-Trak kiosk
  • Payphone

Tucson Train Station Opening Hours and More Details

Los Angeles Union Station
Address: 800 North Alameda Street
Los Angeles, CA - 90012

Phone Number: +1 800-872-7245

Features on LA Union Station

  • Enclosed Waiting Area
  • Restrooms accessible
  • ATM
  • Ticket Office accessible
  • Lounge
  • Elevator accessible
  • Quik-Trak kiosk

LA Union Station Opening Hours and More Details