There are 6 ways to get from Las Vegas to New Orleans by plane, bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Fly to New Orleans  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to New Orleans (MSY) LAS - MSY

$113 - $503

5 alternative options

Fly to Baton Rouge, bus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Baton Rouge (BTR) LAS - BTR
  2. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to New Orleans, La

$206 - $766

Bus Greyhound USA  •  35 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Las Vegas North to Phoenix, AZ
  2. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to San Antonio, Tx
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Houston, Tx
  4. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Baton Rouge, La
  5. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to New Orleans, La

$197 - $464

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  41 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Las Vegas to Phoenix
  2. Take the bus from Phoenix, AZ to San Antonio
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio, TX to New Orleans

$145 - $261

Bus, train  •  44 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Las Vegas North to Phoenix, AZ
  2. Take the bus from Phoenix, AZ, Phoenix Downtown to Tucson, AZ, Tucson
  3. Take the train from Tucson Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak

$237 - $672

Drive  •  28 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Las Vegas to New Orleans 1749.3 miles

$170 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Las Vegas to New Orleans is to fly which costs $110 - $550 and takes 5 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Las Vegas to New Orleans is to fly which takes 5 h 14 min and costs $110 - $550.

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The distance between Las Vegas and New Orleans is 2428 km. The road distance is 2799 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Las Vegas to New Orleans, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Las Vegas to New Orleans. However, there are services departing from Las Vegas North and arriving at New Orleans, La via 7th St & Roosevelt St, Phoenix, Az, San Antonio, Tx, Houston, Tx and Baton Rouge, La. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 50 min.

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What companies run services between Las Vegas, NV, USA and New Orleans, LA, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines and three other airlines fly from Las Vegas to New Orleans hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Las Vegas to New Orleans via Phoenix, AZ, 7th St & Roosevelt St, 7th St & Van Buren St, Phoenix, Az, San Antonio, Tx, Houston, Tx, and Baton Rouge, La in around 35 h 50 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Las Vegas to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,300
Flights from Las Vegas to New Orleans via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,300
Flights from Las Vegas to New Orleans via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,300
Flights from Las Vegas to New Orleans via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Las Vegas to New Orleans via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Las Vegas to Baton Rouge via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Las Vegas to Baton Rouge via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Las Vegas to New Orleans via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Las Vegas to New Orleans via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Las Vegas to Baton Rouge via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Baton Rouge via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Las Vegas to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Tucson Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
35 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$330 - $480
Business Coach Seat
$400 - $600
Room
$700 - $1,000
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.

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 Phoenix, Az to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
20 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$90 - $150
Flexible
$180 - $240
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Houston, Tx to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Las Vegas North to Phoenix, AZ
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Las Vegas to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $55
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$18 - $26
Platinum
$27 - $35
Ejecutivo
$30 - $45
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Phoenix, AZ to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
21 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Phoenix, AZ, Phoenix Downtown to Tucson, AZ, Tucson
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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