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There are 3 ways to get from El Dorado to Louisiana by taxi, 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.

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Taxi, bus, train  •  9h 55m

  1. Take a taxi from El Dorado to Ruston, La
  2. Take the bus from Ruston, La to Jackson, Ms
  3. Take the train from Jackson Amtrak Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal

$81 - $111

2 alternative options

Taxi, bus  •  10h 57m

  1. Take a taxi from El Dorado to Ruston, La
  2. Take the bus from Ruston, La to Jackson, Ms
  3. Take the bus from Jackson, Ms to Baton Rouge, La
  4. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to New Orleans, La

$83 - $117

Drive  •  6h 41m

  1. Drive from El Dorado to New Orleans 370.7 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from El Dorado to Louisiana is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from El Dorado to Louisiana is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6h 41m.

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The distance between El Dorado and Louisiana is 167 miles. The road distance is 370.7 miles.

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The best way to get from El Dorado to Louisiana without a car is to taxi and bus and train which takes 9h 55m and costs $80 - $120.

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It takes approximately 9h 55m to get from El Dorado to Louisiana, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between El Dorado to Louisiana is 371 miles. It takes approximately 6h 41m to drive from El Dorado to Louisiana.

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  • Distance: 167 miles
  • Duration: 9h 55m

What companies run services between El Dorado, AR, USA and Louisiana, USA?

There is no direct connection from El Dorado to New Orleans. However, you can take the taxi to Ruston, La, take the bus to Jackson, Ms, take the walk to Jackson Amtrak Station, then take the train to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Ruston, La, take the bus to Jackson, Ms, take the bus to Baton Rouge, La, then take the bus to New Orleans, La.

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Jackson Amtrak Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $85
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 Ruston, La to Jackson, Ms
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $70
Bus from Jackson, Ms to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Baton Rouge, La to New Orleans, La
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$30 - $50
Other operators
Taxi from El Dorado to Ruston, La
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Estimated price
$22 - $26

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