There are 3 ways to get from Lafayette to New Orleans Airport (MSY) by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette, La to New Orlns Arpt 3840 / ...

$21 - $50

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Train  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Lafayette Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Sunset Limited

$36 - $97

Drive  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Lafayette to New Orleans Airport (MSY) 126.1 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Lafayette to New Orleans Airport (MSY) is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lafayette to New Orleans Airport (MSY) is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lafayette, La and arriving at New Orlns Arpt. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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The distance between Lafayette and New Orleans Airport (MSY) is 107 miles. The road distance is 126.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Lafayette to New Orleans Airport (MSY) without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 45 min and costs $21 - $50.

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The bus from Lafayette, La to New Orlns Arpt takes 3 h 45 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Lafayette to New Orleans Airport (MSY) bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Lafayette, La station.

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The best way to get from Lafayette to New Orleans Airport (MSY) is to bus which takes 3 h 45 min and costs $21 - $50. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $35 - $100 and takes 4 h 59 min.

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Lafayette to New Orleans Airport (MSY) bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New Orlns Arpt station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lafayette to New Orleans Airport (MSY) is 126 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to drive from Lafayette to New Orleans Airport (MSY).

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  • Distance: 107.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

What companies run services between Lafayette, LA, USA and New Orleans Airport (MSY), USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Lafayette to New Orleans Airport (MSY) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $21 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Lafayette to New Orleans Airport (MSY) 3 times a week. Tickets cost $35 - $80 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min.

Train operators
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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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lafayette Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
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 Lafayette, La to New Orlns Arpt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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