There are 9 ways to get from Manhattan to Louisiana by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly New York La Guardia to New Orleans  •  4h 54m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to New Orleans (MSY) LGA - MSY

$105 - $500

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Fly Newark to New Orleans  •  5h 5m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to New Orleans (MSY) EWR - MSY

$89 - $623

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Fly New York JFK to New Orleans  •  5h 7m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to New Orleans (MSY) JFK - MSY

$132 - $564

Fly New York La Guardia to Baton Rouge  •  6h 49m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Baton Rouge (BTR) LGA - BTR

$156 - $686

Fly Newark to Baton Rouge  •  7h 3m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Baton Rouge (BTR) EWR - BTR

$160 - $649

Train to Philadelphia, fly to New Orleans  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New Orleans (MSY) PHL - MSY

$102 - $645

Bus  •  31h 20m

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Atlanta, Ga 1081 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to New Orleans, La 1563 / ...

$142 - $199

Train  •  31h 26m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Crescent

$133 - $193

Drive  •  21h 59m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to New Orleans 1317.8 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Louisiana is to drive which costs $120 - $190 and takes 21h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Louisiana is to fly which costs $100 - $500 and takes 4h 54m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Louisiana. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at New Orleans, La via Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan to Louisiana. However, there are services departing from 86 St and arriving at New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31h 26m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Louisiana is 1224 miles. The road distance is 1317.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Louisiana without a car is to bus which takes 31h 20m and costs $140 - $200.

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It takes approximately 4h 54m to get from Manhattan to Louisiana, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Louisiana bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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Manhattan to Louisiana train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Penn Station.

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What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Louisiana, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and three other airlines fly from Manhattan to Kenner hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manhattan to New Orleans via Atlanta, Ga in around 31h 20m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from New York La Guardia to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Newark to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Flights from New York JFK to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from New York JFK to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from New York JFK to New Orleans via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from New York La Guardia to Baton Rouge via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Baton Rouge via Charlottesville, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Newark to Baton Rouge via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to New Orleans via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to New Orleans via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Newark to New Orleans via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to New Orleans via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Baton Rouge via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Baton Rouge via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Newark to Baton Rouge via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Newark to Baton Rouge via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to New Orleans via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to New Orleans via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,500
Flights from Newark to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Newark to New Orleans via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Baton Rouge via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Newark to Baton Rouge via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to New Orleans via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to New Orleans via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to New Orleans via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,500
Flights from Newark to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Newark to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $500
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $400
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from New York Penn Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
30h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Premium
$380 - $550
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Business Seat
$290 - $410
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
21h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$90 - $130
Flexible
$130 - $200
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to New Orleans, La
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $75
Flexible
$80 - $120

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Louisiana is to fly which takes 4h 54m and costs $100 - $500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $140 - $200 and takes 31h 20m, you could also train, which costs $130 - $200 and takes 31h 26m.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to New Orleans Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 28m.

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Manhattan to Louisiana bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New Orleans, La station.

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Louisiana is 1h behind Manhattan. It is currently 4:11 PM in Manhattan and 3:11 PM in Louisiana.

Manhattan to Louisiana train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Louisiana is 1318 miles. It takes approximately 21h 59m to drive from Manhattan to Louisiana.

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United Airlines, Air Canada, American Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to New Orleans Airport.

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Book your Manhattan to Louisiana bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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