There are 11 ways to get from Miami to Louisiana by plane, bus, train, night bus 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 Miami to New Orleans  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to New Orleans (MSY) MIA - MSY

$100 - $395

Cheapest option

Fly Fort Lauderdale to New Orleans  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to New Orleans (MSY) FLL - MSY

$75 - $387

9 alternative options

Fly Miami to Lake Charles  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Lake Charles (LCH) MIA - LCH

$187 - $732

Fly Miami to Baton Rouge  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Baton Rouge (BTR) MIA - BTR

$186 - $781

Fly Miami to Lafayette  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Lafayette (LFT) MIA - LFT

$165 - $718

Fly Miami to Shreveport  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Shreveport (SHV) MIA - SHV

$192 - $790

Bus  •  21 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Orlando, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Mobile, Al
  3. Take the bus from Mobile, Al to New Orleans, La

$101 - $249

Train, bus  •  23 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Miami Amtrak to Kissimmee Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Mobile, Al
  3. Take the bus from Mobile, Al to New Orleans, La

$125 - $316

Train  •  45 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Miami Amtrak to Cary Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Cary Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak

$268 - $777

Bus, night bus  •  19 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Orlando, Fl
  2. Take the night bus from Orlando, Fl to Mobile, Al
  3. Take the bus from Mobile, Al to New Orleans, La

$99 - $247

Drive  •  14 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Miami to New Orleans 867.5 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Miami to Louisiana is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 14 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Miami to Louisiana is to fly which costs $100 - $400 and takes 3 h 32 min.

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The distance between Miami and Louisiana is 804 miles. The road distance is 867.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to get from Miami to Louisiana, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Miami to Louisiana. However, there are services departing from Government Ctr.Stat.Rail Northbound and arriving at New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak via Miami Amtrak, Cary Amtrak and Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 h 13 min.

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Map of how to get from Miami to Louisiana.
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  • Distance: 804.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 32 min

What companies run services between Miami, FL, USA and Louisiana, USA?

American Airlines and Delta fly from Miami to Kenner every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Miami to New Orleans via Miami International Airport Station Northbound, Miami, Fl, Orlando, Fl, Mobile, Al, New Orleans, La, and Julia Street Station in around 21 h 7 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Miami to Lake Charles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Miami to Lake Charles via Orlando, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Miami to Lake Charles via Houston, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Miami to Lake Charles via Tallahassee, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Miami to Lake Charles via St. Louis, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Miami to Lake Charles via New Orleans, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Miami to Lake Charles via Jacksonville, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Miami to Lake Charles via Austin, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Miami to Lake Charles via Tampa, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 22 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Miami to Baton Rouge via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Miami to Baton Rouge via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Miami to Lafayette via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Miami to Lafayette via Tampa, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Miami to Lafayette via Tallahassee, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Miami to Lafayette via Jacksonville, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Miami to Shreveport via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Miami to Shreveport via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Miami to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Miami to Baton Rouge via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Miami to Lafayette via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Miami to Shreveport via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Miami to Lake Charles via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Miami to Baton Rouge via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Miami to Lafayette via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Miami to Shreveport via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Miami to Shreveport via Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to New Orleans via Orlando
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to New Orleans via Tampa
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to New Orleans via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to New Orleans via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to New Orleans via Orlando
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Miami Amtrak to Kissimmee Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Train from Miami Amtrak to Cary Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$230 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$270 - $380
Room
$500 - $750
Train from Cary Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Business Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Room
$470 - $650
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 Miami, Fl to Orlando, Fl
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Mobile, Al
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$100 - $130
Bus from Mobile, Al to New Orleans, La
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45

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