There are 7 ways to get from Fort Worth to Opelousas by train, bus, plane 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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Train, line 803 bus, fly to Lafayette, line 3808 bus  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from T&P Station to Centreport Station
  2. Take the line 803 bus from Centreport Station to Dfw Remote South Parking
  3. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Lafayette (LFT) DFW - LFT
  4. Take the line 3808 bus from Lafayette, La to Opelousas, La

$176 - $801

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Bus  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Dallas, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Shreveport, La
  3. Take the bus from Shreveport, La to Opelousas, La

$66 - $152

5 alternative options

Fly to Alexandria, bus  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Alexandria (AEX) DFW - AEX
  2. Take the bus from Alexandria, La to Opelousas, La

$182 - $776

Fly to Baton Rouge, bus  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Baton Rouge (BTR) DFW - BTR
  2. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to Opelousas, La

$211 - $930

Fly to Lake Charles, drive  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Lake Charles (LCH) DFW - LCH
  2. Drive from Lake Charles to Opelousas

$149 - $774

Train, bus  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Longview Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Longview, Tx to Shreveport, La
  3. Take the bus from Shreveport, La to Opelousas, La

$82 - $185

Drive  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Fort Worth to Opelousas 404.2 miles

$35 - $60

Questions & Answers

The distance between Fort Worth and Opelousas is 345 miles. The road distance is 404.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Worth to Opelousas without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 52 min to get from Fort Worth to Opelousas, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to Lafayette Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 18 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Worth to Opelousas is 404 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 25 min to drive from Fort Worth to Opelousas.

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to Lafayette Airport.

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There are six+ hotels available in Opelousas. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fort Worth to Opelousas.
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  • Distance: 345.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 52 min

What companies run services between Fort Worth, TX, USA and Opelousas, LA, USA?

You can take a bus from Fort Worth to Opelousas via Dallas, Tx, Shreveport, La, and Opelousas, La in around 8 h 25 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lafayette
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Baton Rouge
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lake Charles
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lafayette via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Baton Rouge via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lake Charles via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Phone
214-979-1111
Website
dart.org
Train from T&P Station to Centreport Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
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 Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Longview Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $260
Bus operators
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Phone
214-979-1111
Website
dart.org
Bus from Centreport Station to Dfw Remote South Parking
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
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 Lafayette, La to Opelousas, La
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $19
Bus from Alexandria, La to Opelousas, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $29
Bus from Baton Rouge, La to Opelousas, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $21
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Shreveport, La
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Shreveport, La to Opelousas, La
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Longview, Tx to Shreveport, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $29

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