There are 9 ways to get from Baltimore to Louisiana by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Baltimore to New Orleans  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to New Orleans (MSY) BWI - MSY

$122 - $412

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Bus  •  28 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Atlanta, Ga 1051
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to New Orleans, La 1563 / ...

$116 - $295

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Train to Reagan Washington, fly to New Orleans  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New Orleans (MSY) DCA - MSY

$184 - $632

Fly Baltimore to Baton Rouge  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Baton Rouge (BTR) BWI - BTR

$273 - $408

Fly Baltimore to Lafayette  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Lafayette (LFT) BWI - LFT

$192 - $915

Train to Washington Dulles, fly to New Orleans  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New Orleans (MSY) IAD - MSY

$210 - $769

Train to Philadelphia, fly to New Orleans  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New Orleans (MSY) PHL - MSY

$186 - $684

Train  •  27 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Crescent

$150 - $450

Drive  •  18 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore to New Orleans 1124.1 miles

$110 - $160

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Baltimore to Louisiana. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Downtown, Md and arriving at New Orleans, La via Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Baltimore Penn Station station and arriving at New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 h 24 min.

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The distance between Baltimore and Louisiana is 1051 miles. The road distance is 1124.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Louisiana without a car is to train which takes 27 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Baltimore to Louisiana, including transfers.

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Baltimore to Louisiana bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Baltimore Downtown, Md station.

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Baltimore to Louisiana train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Baltimore Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Louisiana is to fly which takes 4 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 27 h 24 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 28 h 42 min.

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The quickest flight from Baltimore Airport to New Orleans Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 40 min.

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Baltimore to Louisiana bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New Orleans, La station.

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Map of how to get from Baltimore to Louisiana.
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  • Distance: 1050.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 11 min

What companies run services between Baltimore, MD, USA and Louisiana, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines and two other airlines fly from Baltimore to Kenner hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Baltimore to New Orleans once daily. Tickets cost $150 - $450 and the journey takes 27 h 24 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Baltimore to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Baton Rouge via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $750
Flights from Baltimore to Baton Rouge via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $750
Flights from Baltimore to Lafayette via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Lafayette via Raleigh/Durham, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Lafayette via Covington, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Washington Dulles to New Orleans via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Baltimore to New Orleans via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to New Orleans via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Baton Rouge via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Baton Rouge via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Lafayette via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to New Orleans via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to New Orleans via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to New Orleans via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Baltimore to Baton Rouge via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Lafayette via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to New Orleans via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Baltimore to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
27 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $390
Business Coach Seat
$320 - $450
Room
$600 - $850
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
19 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to New Orleans, La
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120

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Louisiana is 1 h behind Baltimore. It is currently 3:11 PM in Baltimore and 2:11 PM in Louisiana.

Baltimore to Louisiana train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Baltimore to Louisiana is 1124 miles. It takes approximately 18 h 47 min to drive from Baltimore to Louisiana.

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Spirit Airlines, Delta, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Baltimore Airport to New Orleans Airport.

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Book your Baltimore to Louisiana bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Baltimore Airport is to tram which takes 31 min and costs .

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