Luxury Overnight Train Journey: Chicago to New Orleans
Price from: $750
Duration: 19.5 hours
Hop aboard your luxury overnight train at Chicago Union Station. Your train departs at 8pm, and from the moment you board, your attentive crew will provide the highest level of service.
You’ll ride aboard restored train cars from the original Pullman Company, an American pioneer in the rail industry in the late 19th and 20th centuries which served as a prototype for the modern hospitality industry. The train’s classic, vintage furnishings and sophisticated décor transport you back in time, while its modern amenities including showers, power outlets, complimentary Wi-Fi and personalized service ensure maximum comfort.
Enjoy nighttime views of Chicago’s city skyline as you cross the Chicago River and enter into rural landscapes. Head to the dining car to enjoy a 4-course gourmet dinner, and then relax and socialize in the lounge, which offers a selection of newspapers, magazines, board games, DVDs and books. Drinks from the open bar are all included, and the lounge is open all night for your convenience.
Choose from three superior accommodation types according to your preferences. The following day, early risers can stretch their legs during the 30-minute layover in Memphis. You’ll be served breakfast and lunch on board as you take in views of the Lower Mississippi Delta region, Civil War-era towns, rivers, mansions, the Pass-Manchac waterway and the alligators of the Louisiana Bayou. You’ll arrive at the New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal at 3:30pm.