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

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

Recommended option

Fly Covington to New Orleans  •  4 h 3 min

  1. CVG - MSY

$123 - $669

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  19 h 46 min

  1. 1157 / ...

$86 - $180

5 alternative options

Bus to Columbus, fly to New Orleans  •  6 h 4 min

  1. CMH - MSY

$181 - $429

Fly Covington to Baton Rouge, bus  •  7 h 48 min

  1. CVG - BTR

$236 - $1,062

Bus  •  19 h 27 min

  1. 1157 / ...
  2. 1563

$93 - $237

Bus, train  •  23 h 22 min

$152 - $377

Drive  •  13 h 19 min

  1. 810.6 miles

$75 - $120

What companies run services between Cincinnati, OH, USA and New Orleans, LA, USA?

Allegiant Air, Southwest Airlines and three other airlines fly from Cincinnati to New Orleans hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cincinnati to New Orleans via Atlanta, Ga in around 19 h 27 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Covington to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,400
Flights from Columbus to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $750
Flights from Covington to Baton Rouge via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Covington to New Orleans via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Columbus to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Columbus to New Orleans via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Columbus to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Columbus to New Orleans via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Covington to New Orleans via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Covington to Baton Rouge via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Covington to Baton Rouge via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Covington to Baton Rouge via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Covington to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Columbus to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Champaign-Urbana Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $650
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
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 Cincinnati, Oh to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
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
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from University of Cincinnati to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cincinnati and New Orleans is 1139 km. The road distance is 1297 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cincinnati to New Orleans is to drive which costs $75 - $120 and takes 13 h 19 min.

The quickest way to get from Cincinnati to New Orleans is to fly which takes 4 h 3 min and costs $120 - $700.

No, there is no direct bus from Cincinnati to New Orleans. However, there are services departing from Cincinnati, Oh and arriving at New Orleans, La via Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 27 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Cincinnati to New Orleans, including transfers.