There are 9 ways to get from New Jersey to Louisiana by plane, train, 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 Newark to New Orleans  •  4 h 15 min

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

$140 - $652

Cheapest option

Train to Philadelphia, fly to New Orleans  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New Orleans (MSY) PHL - MSY

$129 - $517

7 alternative options

Fly New York JFK to New Orleans  •  5 h 19 min

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

$149 - $664

Fly New York La Guardia to New Orleans  •  5 h 23 min

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

$138 - $663

Fly Newark to Baton Rouge  •  6 h 12 min

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

$181 - $728

Train to Baltimore, fly to New Orleans  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to New Orleans (MSY) BWI - MSY

$197 - $605

Bus  •  29 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Atlanta, Ga 1081
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to New Orleans, La 1563

$130 - $330

Train  •  29 h 55 min

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

$170 - $550

Drive  •  21 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Newark to New Orleans 1302.4 miles

$120 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Louisiana is to drive which costs $120 - $190 and takes 21 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Louisiana is to fly which costs $140 - $650 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The distance between New Jersey and Louisiana is 1181 miles. The road distance is 1302.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to get from New Jersey to Louisiana, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey to Louisiana. However, there are services departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at New Orleans, La via Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newark Penn Station Amtrak station and arriving at New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 h 55 min.

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What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and Louisiana, USA?

United Airlines, Spirit Airlines and four other airlines fly from Elizabeth to Kenner hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark to New Orleans via Atlanta, Ga in around 29 h 37 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,500
Flights from Newark to New Orleans via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,500
Flights from New York JFK to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to New Orleans via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to New Orleans via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Baton Rouge via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,700
Flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to New Orleans via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,400
Flights from New York JFK to New Orleans via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to New Orleans via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to New Orleans via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to New Orleans via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Baton Rouge via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Baton Rouge via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,600
Flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to New Orleans via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from New York La Guardia to New Orleans via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from New York La Guardia to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to New Orleans via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to New Orleans via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Baton Rouge via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,400
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to New Orleans via Boston
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Newark to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Baltimore to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
29 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $440
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
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 Newark, Nj to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
20 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $210
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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