There are 10 ways to get from Calgary to New Orleans by plane, bus, car or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to New Orleans  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to New Orleans (MSY) YYC - MSY

$199 - $375

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Fly to Baton Rouge, bus  •  10 h 24 min

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

$282 - $1,368

Fly to Gulfport/Biloxi, drive  •  10 h 34 min

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

$285 - $1,419

Fly to Lafayette, bus  •  11 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Lafayette (LFT) YYC - LFT
  2. Take the bus from Lafayette, La to Baton Rouge, La
  3. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to New Orleans, La

$254 - $1,282

Fly to Mobile, bus  •  12 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Mobile (MOB) YYC - MOB
  2. Take the bus from Mobile, Al to New Orleans, La

$332 - $1,498

Bus, drive, Amtrak Thruway, train  •  3 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Trail
  2. Drive from Trail to Colville, WA
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Colville, WA to Spokane, WA
  4. Take the train from Spokane Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  5. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal

$421 - $1,251

Bus, train  •  3 days 8 h

  1. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Sault Ste Marie, ON
  2. Take the bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to St. Ignace
  3. Take the bus from St. Ignace to Grand Rapids
  4. Take the bus from Grand Rapids, MI to Chicago Union Station
  5. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal

$339 - $815

Bus, train via Everett Amtrak  •  3 days 11 h

  1. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Coquitlam, BC
  2. Take the bus from Coquitlam, Bc to Everett, Wa
  3. Take the train from Everett Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  4. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal

$450 - $1,328

Bus  •  3 days 14 h

  1. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, On to Detroit, Mi
  3. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Atlanta, Ga
  4. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to New Orleans, La

$326 - $799

Drive  •  40 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Calgary to New Orleans 2499.4 miles

$330 - $480

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The cheapest way to get from Calgary to New Orleans is to fly which costs $250 - $490 and takes 9 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Calgary to New Orleans is to fly which costs $250 - $490 and takes 9 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Calgary to New Orleans. However, there are services departing from Calgary, AB and arriving at New Orleans, La via Toronto, On, Detroit, Mi and Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 14 h.

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The distance between Calgary and New Orleans is 3074 km. The road distance is 3999 km.

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The best way to get from Calgary to New Orleans without a car is to bus and train which takes 3 days 11 h and costs $550 - $1,800.

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It takes approximately 9 h 7 min to get from Calgary to New Orleans, including transfers.

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Calgary to New Orleans bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Calgary, AB station.

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The best way to get from Calgary to New Orleans is to fly which takes 9 h 7 min and costs $250 - $490. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $420 - $1,100 and takes 3 days 14 h.

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There is no direct flight from Calgary Airport to New Orleans Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 18 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Calgary to New Orleans.
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  • Distance: 1921.1 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 7 min

What companies run services between Calgary, AB, Canada and New Orleans, LA, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and six other airlines fly from Calgary to New Orleans every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Calgary to New Orleans via Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street, Toronto, On, Detroit, Mi, and Atlanta, Ga in around 3 days 14 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $700
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $700
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $700
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $700
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $700
Flights from Calgary to Baton Rouge via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Calgary to Baton Rouge via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Calgary to Gulfport/Biloxi via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Calgary to Gulfport/Biloxi via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Calgary to Lafayette via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Calgary to Lafayette via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Calgary to Lafayette via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
10 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Calgary to Mobile via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Calgary to Mobile via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Calgary to Mobile via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $700
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,900
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $700
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $700
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $700
Flights from Calgary to Gulfport/Biloxi via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Calgary to Gulfport/Biloxi via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Calgary to Mobile via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Calgary to Mobile via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Calgary to Baton Rouge via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Calgary to Gulfport/Biloxi via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Calgary to Lafayette via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Calgary to Mobile via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10 h 42 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,800
Flights from Calgary to Baton Rouge via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
10 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,700
Flights from Calgary to Gulfport/Biloxi via Salt Lake City, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 51 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,900
Flights from Calgary to Mobile via Salt Lake City, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,900
Flights from Calgary to Mobile via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 29 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,800
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,200
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,800
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Spokane Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
36 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$230 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$410 - $600
Business Coach Seat
$500 - $700
Room
$850 - $1,300
Train from Chicago Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
19 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $360
Room
$490 - $700
Train from Everett Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
44 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$260 - $390
Flexi Coach Seat
$470 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $800
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
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 Baton Rouge, La to New Orleans, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Lafayette, La to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Mobile, Al to New Orleans, La
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Coquitlam, Bc to Everett, Wa
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Toronto, On to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
18 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$140 - $190
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to New Orleans, La
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Calgary, AB to Trail
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$75 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130
Bus from Calgary, AB to Sault Ste Marie, ON
Ave. Duration
43 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $340
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$140 - $210
Online Fare
$190 - $270
Standard Fare
$240 - $340
Refundable
$260 - $370
Bus from Calgary, AB to Coquitlam, BC
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$50 - $80
Online Fare
$70 - $110
Standard Fare
$90 - $130
Refundable
$95 - $140
Bus from Calgary, AB to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street
Ave. Duration
2 days 4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $420
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$170 - $260
Online Fare
$240 - $330
Standard Fare
$290 - $420
Refundable
$310 - $450
Amtrak Thruway

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
+1 800 872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Colville, WA to Spokane, WA
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
amtrak.com
Gold Line
Website
gold-line.us
Bus from Colville, WA to Spokane Intermodal, WA
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $70
Schedules at
gold-line.us
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to St. Ignace
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from St. Ignace to Grand Rapids
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from Grand Rapids, MI to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com

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