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There are 6 ways to get from Lafayette to El Dorado by bus, taxi, car or plane

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Bus, taxi  •  7h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette, La to Shreveport, La
  2. Take the bus from Shreveport, La to Grambling St Univ
  3. Take a taxi from Grambling St Univ to El Dorado

$62 - $82

Cheapest option

Taxi  •  4h 48m

  1. Take a taxi from Lafayette to El Dorado 236.4 miles

$22 - $26

4 alternative options

Drive  •  4h 48m

  1. Drive from Lafayette to El Dorado 236.4 miles

$23 - $35

Fly to Monroe, taxi  •  5h 31m

  1. Fly from Lafayette (LFT) to Monroe (MLU) LFT - MLU
  2. Take a taxi from Monroe to El Dorado

$233 - $989

Fly to Texarkana, drive  •  5h 58m

  1. Fly from Lafayette (LFT) to Texarkana (TXK) LFT - TXK
  2. Drive from Texarkana to El Dorado

$159 - $776

Fly to Shreveport, bus, taxi  •  6h 53m

  1. Fly from Lafayette (LFT) to Shreveport (SHV) LFT - SHV
  2. Take the bus from Shreveport, La to Grambling St Univ
  3. Take a taxi from Grambling St Univ to El Dorado

$227 - $884

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The cheapest way to get from Lafayette to El Dorado is to taxi which costs $22 - $26 and takes 4h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Lafayette to El Dorado is to taxi which costs $22 - $26 and takes 4h 48m.

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The distance between Lafayette and El Dorado is 211 miles. The road distance is 236.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Lafayette to El Dorado without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 7h 39m and costs $60 - $85.

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It takes approximately 7h 39m to get from Lafayette to El Dorado, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Lafayette Airport to Monroe Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 38m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lafayette to El Dorado is 236 miles. It takes approximately 4h 48m to drive from Lafayette to El Dorado.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Lafayette Airport to Monroe Airport.

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There are seven+ hotels available in El Dorado. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lafayette to Lafayette Airport is to taxi which takes 5m and costs $11 - $13.

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Map of how to get from Lafayette to El Dorado.
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  • Distance: 210.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 39m

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

There is no direct connection from Lafayette to El Dorado. However, you can take the bus to Shreveport, La, take the bus to Grambling St Univ, then take the taxi to El Dorado. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to El Dorado.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Lafayette to Monroe via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Lafayette to Texarkana via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Lafayette to Shreveport via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Lafayette to Monroe via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Lafayette to Shreveport via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Lafayette to Monroe via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Lafayette to Shreveport via Houston
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
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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Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Lafayette, La to Shreveport, La
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70
Bus from Shreveport, La to Grambling St Univ
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$30 - $45
Other operators
Taxi from Grambling St Univ to El Dorado
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Estimated price
$22 - $26

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