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There are 7 ways to get from Fort Worth to Opelousas by train, plane, bus 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, fly to Lafayette  •  3h 46m

  1. Take the train from Vickery Transfer Center to Terminal B Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Lafayette (LFT) DFW - LFT

$208 - $825

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9h 32m

  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

Train, fly to Alexandria, bus  •  5h 41m

  1. Take the train from Vickery Transfer Center to Terminal B Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Alexandria (AEX) DFW - AEX
  3. Take the bus from Alexandria, La to Opelousas, La

$176 - $755

Train, fly to Baton Rouge, bus  •  6h 21m

  1. Take the train from Vickery Transfer Center to Terminal B Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Baton Rouge (BTR) DFW - BTR
  3. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to Opelousas, La

$207 - $897

Train, fly to Lake Charles, drive  •  5h 1m

  1. Take the train from Vickery Transfer Center to Terminal B Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Lake Charles (LCH) DFW - LCH
  3. Drive from Lake Charles to Opelousas

$148 - $725

Train, bus  •  10h 57m

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

$82 - $185

Drive  •  6h 25m

  1. Drive from Fort Worth to Opelousas 404.2 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Fort Worth to Opelousas is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 6h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Worth to Opelousas is to train and fly which costs $200 - $850 and takes 3h 46m.

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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 9h 32m and costs $65 - $160.

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It takes approximately 3h 46m 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 1h 14m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Worth to Opelousas is 404 miles. It takes approximately 6h 25m 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: 3h 46m

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 9h 32m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lafayette
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Baton Rouge
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lake Charles
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lafayette via Houston
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Baton Rouge via Houston
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lake Charles via Houston
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
Trinity Metro
Phone
+1 817-215-8600
Website
ridetrinitymetro.org
Train from Vickery Transfer Center to Terminal B Station
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ridetrinitymetro.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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fort Worth Amtrak Station to Longview Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
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
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 Alexandria, La to Opelousas, La
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $29
Bus from Baton Rouge, La to Opelousas, La
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $21
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Shreveport, La
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Shreveport, La to Opelousas, La
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Longview, Tx to Shreveport, La
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $29

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