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There are 6 ways to get from Calgary to New Orleans by plane, bus, car or train

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Fly to New Orleans  •  9 h 28 min

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

$199 - $375

5 alternative options

Fly to Baton Rouge, bus  •  11 h 18 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 25 min

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

$265 - $1,119

Bus  •  3 days 20 h

  1. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Vancouver, BC
  2. Take the bus from Vancouver, Bc to Los Angeles, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Dallas, Tx
  4. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx
  5. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to New Orleans, La

$415 - $957

Bus, train, drive  •  5 days 8 h

  1. Take the bus from Calgary Downtown, AB to Jasper, AB
  2. Take the train from Jasper to Prince Rupert
  3. Drive from Prince Rupert to Bellingham Amtrak Station
  4. Take the train from Bellingham Amtrak Station to Everett Amtrak Station
  5. Take the train from Everett Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  6. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal

$768 - $1,764

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 $260 - $490 and takes 9 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Calgary to New Orleans is to fly which costs $260 - $490 and takes 9 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Calgary to New Orleans. However, there are services departing from Eb 40 Av Nw @ 4 St Nw and arriving at New Orleans, La via Calgary, AB, Vancouver, Bc, Los Angeles, Ca, Dallas, Tx and Houston, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 20 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 which takes 3 days 20 h and costs $500 - $1,300.

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It takes approximately 9 h 28 min to get from Calgary to New Orleans, including transfers.

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Calgary to New Orleans bus services, operated by Rider Express, 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 28 min and costs $260 - $490. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $500 - $1,300 and takes 3 days 20 h.

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There is no direct flight from Calgary Airport to New Orleans Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 19 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 28 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 hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Calgary to New Orleans via Eb 32 Av Ne @ 26 St Ne, Calgary, AB, Vancouver, BC, Vancouver, Bc, Los Angeles, Ca, Dallas, Tx, and Houston, Tx in around 3 days 20 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $700
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $700
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $700
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 59 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$410 - $700
Flights from Calgary to Baton Rouge via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Calgary to Baton Rouge via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Calgary to Gulfport/Biloxi via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Calgary to Gulfport/Biloxi via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
10 h 36 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Calgary to Gulfport/Biloxi via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $700
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $700
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,900
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $700
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 59 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$410 - $700
Flights from Calgary to Gulfport/Biloxi via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Calgary to Gulfport/Biloxi via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
10 h 36 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Calgary to Baton Rouge via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Calgary to Gulfport/Biloxi via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10 h 9 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Flights from Calgary to Baton Rouge via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 11 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,700
Flights from Calgary to Gulfport/Biloxi via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 59 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,800
Flights from Calgary to Gulfport/Biloxi via Toronto, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Calgary to New Orleans via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,200
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Jasper to Prince Rupert
Ave. Duration
32 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $230
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$100 - $130
Economy
$130 - $190
EconomyPlus
$160 - $230
Business
$230 - $330
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 Bellingham Amtrak Station to Everett Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Everett Amtrak Station 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
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
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Vancouver, Bc to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
33 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $310
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
29 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Houston, Tx to New Orleans, La
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95
Rider Express
Phone
1-833-583-3636
Email
contact@riderexpress.ca
Bus from Calgary, AB to Vancouver, BC
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
riderexpress.ca
Brewster Express
Phone
1-866-606-6700
Website
banffjaspercollection.com
Bus from Calgary Downtown, AB to Jasper, AB
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Book at
bookings.banffjaspercollection.com

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New Orleans is 1 h ahead of Calgary. It is currently 2:24 AM in Calgary and 3:24 AM in New Orleans.

Yes, the driving distance between Calgary to New Orleans is 3999 km. It takes approximately 40 h 21 min to drive from Calgary to New Orleans.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., Delta, Air Canada and two other airlines offer flights from Calgary Airport to New Orleans Airport.

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There are 727+ hotels available in New Orleans. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Calgary to Calgary Airport is to line 300 bus which takes 34 min and costs $10.

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