There are 7 ways to get from Miami to New Orleans by plane, train, bus, 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 from Miami  •  3 h 49 min

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

$101 - $412

Cheapest option

Train, train to Fort Lauderdale, fly  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Government Ctr.Stat.Rail Northbound to Tri-Rail Station Rail Northbound
  2. Take the train from MetroRail Transfer Station to Fort Lauderdale Airport Station
  3. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to New Orleans (MSY) FLL - MSY

$76 - $404

5 alternative options

Bus via Oia Transfer Center  •  18 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, FL Holiday Inn Hotel to Orlando International Airport, FL Javax Bus
  2. Take the bus from Orlando to New Orleans

$110 - $130

Bus  •  19 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami to Kissimmee, FL - Walmart Supercenter 1301 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Orlando to New Orleans

$78 - $138

Train, bus  •  20 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Miami Amtrak to Orlando Amtrak Silver Meteor / ...
  2. Take the bus from Orlando to New Orleans

$107 - $213

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 New Orleans is to bus which costs $75 - $140 and takes 19 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Miami to New Orleans is to fly which takes 3 h 49 min and costs $100 - $420.

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The distance between Miami and New Orleans is 1076 km. The road distance is 1388 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from Miami to New Orleans, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Miami to New Orleans. However, there are services departing from Miami, FL Holiday Inn Hotel and arriving at New Orleans via Oia Transfer Center, Lynx Central Station - Sunrail and Orlando. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 42 min.

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What companies run services between Miami, FL, USA and New Orleans, LA, USA?

American Airlines and Delta fly from Miami to New Orleans every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Miami to New Orleans via Orlando International Airport, FL, Oia Transfer Center, Lynx Central Station - Sunrail, E Colonial Drive And N Semoran Boulevard, and Orlando in around 18 h 42 min.

Airlines
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 Tampa
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to New Orleans via Orlando
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Miami to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
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
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
Miami Dade Transit
Phone
+1 305-468-5900
Website
miamidade.gov
Train from Government Ctr.Stat.Rail Northbound to Tri-Rail Station Rail Northbound
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
miamidade.gov
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Miami Amtrak to Orlando Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Room
$220 - $320
Bus operators
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Miami, FL Holiday Inn Hotel to Orlando International Airport, FL
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Miami to Kissimmee, FL - Walmart Supercenter
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Schedules at
webstore.thefloridaexpressbus.com
Book at
busticketreservations.com
Jet Set Express
Phone
(+1) 407 649 4994
Email
tours@jetsetusa.com
Website
miamiorlando.com
Bus from Bayside Marketplace to Kissimmee, FL - Walmart Supercenter
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $22
Schedules at
miamiorlando.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Greyhound USA
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
Night bus from Orlando, Fl to Mobile, Al
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$95 - $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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