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There are 7 ways to get from New Orleans to Huntsville by plane, car, bus or train

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Fly from New Orleans  •  5h 13m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Huntsville (HSV) MSY - HSV

$191 - $807

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11h 5m

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Montgomery, Al 1596 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Montgomery, Al to Huntsville, Al 1152 / ...

$58 - $142

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Drive to Gulfport/Biloxi, fly  •  4h 37m

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Gulfport/Biloxi
  2. Fly from Gulfport/Biloxi (GPT) to Huntsville (HSV) GPT - HSV

$287 - $1,351

Bus to Baton Rouge, fly  •  6h 42m

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La
  2. Fly from Baton Rouge (BTR) to Huntsville (HSV) BTR - HSV

$243 - $1,045

Train, bus  •  10h 10m

  1. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Birmingham Intermodal Facility Crescent
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Huntsville, Al 1152 / ...

$75 - $193

Bus Megabus  •  12h 9m

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans to Montgomery, AL - Intermodal Transfer Center
  2. Take the bus from Montgomery, Al to Huntsville, Al 1152 / ...

$59 - $106

Drive  •  7h 18m

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Huntsville 443.3 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from New Orleans to Huntsville is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from New Orleans to Huntsville is to drive and fly which costs $280 - $1,400 and takes 4h 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Orleans to Huntsville. However, there are services departing from New Orleans, La and arriving at Huntsville, Al via Montgomery, Al. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 5m.

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The distance between New Orleans and Huntsville is 390 miles. The road distance is 443.3 miles.

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The best way to get from New Orleans to Huntsville without a car is to train and bus which takes 10h 10m and costs $75 - $200.

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It takes approximately 5h 13m to get from New Orleans to Huntsville, including transfers.

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New Orleans to Huntsville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New Orleans, La station.

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The best way to get from New Orleans to Huntsville is to fly which takes 5h 13m and costs $190 - $850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $55 - $150 and takes 11h 5m.

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There is no direct flight from New Orleans Airport to Huntsville Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 21m and has one stopover.

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New Orleans to Huntsville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Huntsville, Al station.

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Map of how to get from New Orleans to Huntsville.
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  • Distance: 390 miles
  • Duration: 5h 13m

What companies run services between New Orleans, LA, USA and Huntsville, AL, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from New Orleans to Huntsville hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New Orleans to Huntsville via Montgomery, Al in around 11h 5m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Orleans to Huntsville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $2,500
Flights from New Orleans to Huntsville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $2,500
Flights from New Orleans to Huntsville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,500
Flights from Gulfport/Biloxi to Huntsville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Gulfport/Biloxi to Huntsville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Baton Rouge to Huntsville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Baton Rouge to Huntsville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New Orleans to Huntsville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,500
Flights from New Orleans to Huntsville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,500
Flights from Gulfport/Biloxi to Huntsville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Baton Rouge to Huntsville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New Orleans to Huntsville via Houston
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from New Orleans to Huntsville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from New Orleans to Huntsville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from New Orleans to Huntsville via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Gulfport/Biloxi to Huntsville via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Baton Rouge to Huntsville via Houston
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Baton Rouge to Huntsville via Houston, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Birmingham Intermodal Facility
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Huntsville, Al
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from New Orleans, La to Montgomery, Al
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $85
Bus from Montgomery, Al to Huntsville, Al
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Amtrak

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from New Orleans to Montgomery
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from New Orleans to Montgomery, AL - Intermodal Transfer Center
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
megabus.com

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More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between New Orleans to Huntsville is 443 miles. It takes approximately 7h 18m to drive from New Orleans to Huntsville.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from New Orleans Airport to Huntsville Airport.

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Book your New Orleans to Huntsville bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 61+ hotels available in Huntsville. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from New Orleans to New Orleans Airport is to Bus which takes 38m and costs $1 - $17.

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