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

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Fly to New Orleans  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Corpus Christi (CRP) to New Orleans (MSY) CRP - MSY

$217 - $898

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Bus  •  20 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Corpus Christi, Tx to Harlingen, Tx 895
  2. Take the bus from Harlingen, Tx to San Antonio
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Houston, Tx
  4. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to New Orleans, La

$128 - $274

5 alternative options

Fly to Baton Rouge, bus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Corpus Christi (CRP) to Baton Rouge (BTR) CRP - BTR
  2. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to New Orleans, La

$260 - $1,091

Taxi, bus  •  17 h 24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Avenue A @ 4th Street @ Robstown Station to Alice, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Alice, Tx to San Antonio
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio to New Orleans

$163 - $218

Taxi, bus, train  •  19 h 31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Corpus Christi to Alice, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Alice, Tx to San Antonio, Tx 898 / ...
  3. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal

$234 - $440

Taxi, bus, train via Avenue A @ 4th Street @ Robstown Station  •  22 h 57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Avenue A @ 4th Street @ Robstown Station to Alice, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Alice, Tx to San Antonio
  3. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal

$203 - $393

Drive  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Corpus Christi to New Orleans 559 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Corpus Christi to New Orleans is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 10 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Corpus Christi to New Orleans is to fly which costs $210 - $900 and takes 3 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Corpus Christi to New Orleans. However, there are services departing from Corpus Christi, Tx and arriving at New Orleans, La via Harlingen, Tx, San Antonio, Tx and Houston, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 28 min.

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The distance between Corpus Christi and New Orleans is 470 miles. The road distance is 559 miles.

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The best way to get from Corpus Christi to New Orleans without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 17 h 24 min and costs $160 - $220.

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It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Corpus Christi to New Orleans, including transfers.

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Corpus Christi to New Orleans bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Corpus Christi, Tx station.

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The best way to get from Corpus Christi to New Orleans is to fly which takes 3 h 51 min and costs $210 - $900. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $120 - $280 and takes 20 h 28 min.

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There is no direct flight from Corpus Christi Airport to New Orleans Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Corpus Christi 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 Corpus Christi to New Orleans.
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  • Distance: 469.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 51 min

What companies run services between Corpus Christi, TX, USA and New Orleans, LA, USA?

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Corpus Christi to New Orleans hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Corpus Christi to New Orleans via Harlingen, Tx, San Antonio, San Antonio, Tx, and Houston, Tx in around 20 h 28 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Corpus Christi to New Orleans via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Corpus Christi to Baton Rouge via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Corpus Christi to New Orleans via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Corpus Christi to Baton Rouge via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Corpus Christi to New Orleans via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Corpus Christi to New Orleans via Houston Hobby Apt, Austin
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
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 San Antonio Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Room
$350 - $490
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 Alice, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Corpus Christi, Tx to Harlingen, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
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
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Alice, Tx to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Corpus Christi to Harlingen, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Harlingen, Tx to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Other operators
Taxi from Avenue A @ 4th Street @ Robstown Station to Alice, Tx
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90

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Yes, the driving distance between Corpus Christi to New Orleans is 559 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 16 min to drive from Corpus Christi to New Orleans.

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American Airlines, United Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Corpus Christi Airport to New Orleans Airport.

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There are 670+ hotels available in New Orleans. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Corpus Christi to Corpus Christi Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs $26 - $31.

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