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There are 7 ways to get from New Orleans Airport (MSY) to El Dorado by plane, taxi, car, bus or train

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 to Monroe, taxi  •  5h 8m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Monroe (MLU) MSY - MLU
  2. Take a taxi from Monroe to El Dorado

$465 - $1,174

Cheapest option

Fly to Texarkana, drive  •  5h 53m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Texarkana (TXK) MSY - TXK
  2. Drive from Texarkana to El Dorado

$82 - $331

5 alternative options

Fly to Little Rock, drive  •  6h 13m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Little Rock (LIT) MSY - LIT
  2. Drive from Little Rock to El Dorado

$180 - $368

Fly to Shreveport, bus, taxi  •  6h 56m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Shreveport (SHV) MSY - SHV
  2. Take the bus from Shreveport, La to Grambling St Univ
  3. Take a taxi from Grambling St Univ to El Dorado

$210 - $578

Train, bus, taxi  •  10h 55m

  1. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Jackson Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Jackson, Ms to Ruston, La
  3. Take a taxi from Ruston, La to El Dorado

$82 - $123

Bus, taxi  •  12h 38m

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La
  2. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to Jackson, Ms
  3. Take the bus from Jackson, Ms to Ruston, La
  4. Take a taxi from Ruston, La to El Dorado

$84 - $129

Drive  •  6h 31m

  1. Drive from New Orleans Airport (MSY) to El Dorado 361.7 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New Orleans Airport (MSY) to El Dorado is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from New Orleans Airport (MSY) to El Dorado is to fly and taxi which costs $460 - $1,200 and takes 5h 8m.

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The distance between New Orleans Airport (MSY) and El Dorado is 266 miles. The road distance is 361.7 miles.

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The best way to get from New Orleans Airport (MSY) to El Dorado without a car is to train and bus and taxi which takes 10h 55m and costs $80 - $130.

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It takes approximately 5h 8m to get from New Orleans Airport (MSY) to El Dorado, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from New Orleans Airport to Monroe Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 21m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Orleans Airport (MSY) to El Dorado is 362 miles. It takes approximately 6h 31m to drive from New Orleans Airport (MSY) to El Dorado.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from New Orleans Airport to Monroe Airport.

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There are seven+ hotels available in El Dorado. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New Orleans Airport (MSY) to El Dorado.
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  • Distance: 265.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 8m

What companies run services between New Orleans Airport (MSY), USA and El Dorado, AR, USA?

There is no direct connection from New Orleans Airport (MSY) to El Dorado. However, you can fly to Monroe then take the taxi to El Dorado. Alternatively, you can fly to Texarkana then take the drive to El Dorado.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Orleans to Monroe via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New Orleans to Texarkana via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from New Orleans to Little Rock via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Little Rock via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Shreveport via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from New Orleans to Shreveport via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New Orleans to Monroe via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New Orleans to Little Rock via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Shreveport via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New Orleans to Monroe via Houston
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $2,000
Flights from New Orleans to Little Rock via Houston
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Little Rock via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Shreveport via Houston
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New Orleans to Little Rock via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Little Rock via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $750
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 Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Jackson Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $85
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 Shreveport, La to Grambling St Univ
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Jackson, Ms to Ruston, La
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $70
Bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$30 - $50
Bus from Baton Rouge, La to Jackson, Ms
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $65
Other operators
Taxi from Monroe to El Dorado
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Estimated price
$22 - $26
1 Stop Taxi
Phone
+1-318-237-4164

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