There are 6 ways to get from Lexington to New Orleans by plane, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly Lexington to New Orleans  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Lexington (LEX) to New Orleans (MSY) LEX - MSY

$203 - $1,019

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Lexington, Ky to Atlanta, Ga 1109
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to New Orleans, La 1563

$86 - $221

4 alternative options

Bus to Covington, fly to New Orleans  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Lexington, Ky to Cincinnati, Oh
  2. Fly from Covington (CVG) to New Orleans (MSY) CVG - MSY

$138 - $705

Fly Lexington to Baton Rouge, bus  •  8 h 48 min

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

$236 - $1,062

Fly Lexington to Gulfport/Biloxi, drive  •  8 h 8 min

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

$219 - $1,113

Drive  •  12 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Lexington to New Orleans 752.8 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lexington to New Orleans is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 12 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lexington to New Orleans is to fly which costs $200 - $1,100 and takes 7 h 5 min.

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The distance between Lexington and New Orleans is 645 miles. The road distance is 752.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 5 min to get from Lexington to New Orleans, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lexington to New Orleans. However, there are services departing from Armstrong Mill @ Tates Creek Inbound and arriving at New Orleans, La via Transit Center, Lexington, Ky and Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 47 min.

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What companies run services between Lexington, KY, USA and New Orleans, LA, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Lexington to New Orleans hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lexington to New Orleans via Transit Center, Walmart @ Northpark, Lexington, Ky, and Atlanta, Ga in around 19 h 47 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Lexington to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Lexington to New Orleans via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Lexington to New Orleans via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Lexington to New Orleans via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Covington to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,400
Flights from Lexington to Baton Rouge via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Lexington to Baton Rouge via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Lexington to Gulfport/Biloxi via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Lexington to Gulfport/Biloxi via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Lexington to Gulfport/Biloxi via Reagan Washington, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Lexington to New Orleans via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Lexington to New Orleans via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Lexington to New Orleans via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Lexington to New Orleans via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Covington to New Orleans via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Lexington to Baton Rouge via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Lexington to Baton Rouge via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Lexington to Baton Rouge via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Lexington to Gulfport/Biloxi via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Lexington to Gulfport/Biloxi via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Lexington to New Orleans via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Lexington to New Orleans via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Covington to New Orleans via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Covington to New Orleans via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Lexington to Baton Rouge via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Lexington to Baton Rouge via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Lexington to Gulfport/Biloxi via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Lexington to Gulfport/Biloxi via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Covington to New Orleans via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Covington to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
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 Lexington, Ky to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
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 Lexington, Ky to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to New Orleans, La
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120

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