There are 5 ways to get from Huntsville to New Orleans by plane, car, bus or train

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 to New Orleans  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Huntsville (HSV) to New Orleans (MSY) HSV - MSY

$196 - $808

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Huntsville, Al to Birmingham, Al
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Mobile, Al
  3. Take the bus from Mobile, Al to New Orleans, La

$65 - $156

3 alternative options

Fly to Gulfport/Biloxi, drive  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Huntsville (HSV) to Gulfport/Biloxi (GPT) HSV - GPT
  2. Drive from Gulfport/Biloxi to New Orleans

$252 - $1,152

Bus, train  •  10 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Huntsville, Al to Birmingham, Al 1161 / ...
  2. Take the train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak Crescent

$84 - $212

Drive  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Huntsville to New Orleans 444.3 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Huntsville to New Orleans is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Huntsville to New Orleans is to fly which costs $190 - $850 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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The distance between Huntsville and New Orleans is 390 miles. The road distance is 444.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from Huntsville to New Orleans, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Huntsville to New Orleans. However, there are services departing from Huntsville, Al and arriving at New Orleans, La via Birmingham, Al and Mobile, Al. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 47 min.

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There are 613+ hotels available in New Orleans. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Huntsville to New Orleans.
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  • Distance: 390 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 58 min

What companies run services between Huntsville, AL, USA and New Orleans, LA, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Huntsville to New Orleans hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Huntsville to New Orleans via Birmingham, Al and Mobile, Al in around 10 h 47 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Huntsville to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,500
Flights from Huntsville to Gulfport/Biloxi via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Huntsville to New Orleans via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $2,500
Flights from Huntsville to New Orleans via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $2,500
Flights from Huntsville to New Orleans via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,500
Flights from Huntsville to Gulfport/Biloxi via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Huntsville to Gulfport/Biloxi via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Huntsville to Gulfport/Biloxi via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Huntsville to New Orleans via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Huntsville to New Orleans via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Huntsville to New Orleans via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Huntsville to Gulfport/Biloxi via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Huntsville, Al to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Mobile, Al
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Mobile, Al to New Orleans, La
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45

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