There are 7 ways to get from Jacksonville to New Orleans by plane, bus or car

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Fly Jacksonville to New Orleans  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Jacksonville (JAX) to New Orleans (MSY) JAX - MSY

$152 - $768

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Bus  •  11 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Tallahassee, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Pensacola, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Pensacola, Fl to Mobile, Al
  4. Take the bus from Mobile, Al to New Orleans, La

$79 - $186

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Fly Jacksonville to Baton Rouge, bus  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Jacksonville (JAX) to Baton Rouge (BTR) JAX - BTR
  2. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to New Orleans, La

$186 - $862

Fly Jacksonville to Gulfport/Biloxi, drive  •  6 h 34 min

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

$158 - $812

Megabus to Orlando, fly to New Orleans  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Jacksonville to Orlando
  2. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to New Orleans (MSY) MCO - MSY

$120 - $525

Fly Jacksonville to Mobile, bus  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Jacksonville (JAX) to Mobile (MOB) JAX - MOB
  2. Take the bus from Mobile, Al to New Orleans, La

$206 - $892

Drive  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Jacksonville to New Orleans 549.7 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Jacksonville to New Orleans is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 8 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Jacksonville to New Orleans is to fly which costs $150 - $800 and takes 5 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Jacksonville to New Orleans. However, there are services departing from Jacksonville, Fl and arriving at New Orleans, La via Tallahassee, Fl, Pensacola, Fl and Mobile, Al. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 53 min.

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The distance between Jacksonville and New Orleans is 507 miles. The road distance is 549.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Jacksonville to New Orleans without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 53 min and costs $75 - $190.

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It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Jacksonville to New Orleans, including transfers.

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Jacksonville to New Orleans bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Jacksonville, Fl station.

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The best way to get from Jacksonville to New Orleans is to fly which takes 5 h 48 min and costs $150 - $800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $75 - $190 and takes 11 h 53 min.

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There is no direct flight from Jacksonville Airport to New Orleans Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 26 min and has one stopover.

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Jacksonville 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 Jacksonville to New Orleans.
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  • Distance: 506.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 48 min

What companies run services between Jacksonville, FL, USA and New Orleans, LA, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Jacksonville to New Orleans hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Jacksonville to New Orleans via Tallahassee, Fl, Pensacola, Fl, and Mobile, Al in around 11 h 53 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Jacksonville to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Jacksonville to Baton Rouge via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Jacksonville to Gulfport/Biloxi via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Orlando to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Jacksonville to Mobile via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Jacksonville to New Orleans via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Jacksonville to New Orleans via Miami
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Jacksonville to Baton Rouge via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Jacksonville to Baton Rouge via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Jacksonville to Gulfport/Biloxi via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Jacksonville to Gulfport/Biloxi via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Jacksonville to Mobile via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Jacksonville to Mobile via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Jacksonville to New Orleans via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Jacksonville to New Orleans via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Jacksonville to New Orleans via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Orlando to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Orlando to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Orlando to New Orleans via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Jacksonville to New Orleans via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Jacksonville to Baton Rouge via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Jacksonville to Gulfport/Biloxi via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Jacksonville to Mobile via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Orlando to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Orlando to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $850
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
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
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
Bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Tallahassee, Fl
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Pensacola, Fl
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Pensacola, Fl to Mobile, Al
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26

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New Orleans is 1 h behind Jacksonville. It is currently 2:49 AM in Jacksonville and 1:49 AM in New Orleans.

Yes, the driving distance between Jacksonville to New Orleans is 550 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 56 min to drive from Jacksonville to New Orleans.

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United Airlines, Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Jacksonville Airport to New Orleans Airport.

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Book your Jacksonville to New Orleans bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and two other operators.

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There are 633+ hotels available in New Orleans. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Jacksonville to Jacksonville Airport is to line 1 bus which takes 49 min and costs $2.

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