There are 4 ways to get from New Orleans Airport (MSY) to Picayune by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus, train  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from New Orlns Arpt to New Orleans, La 3840 / ...
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Picayune Amtrak Crescent

$26 - $67

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take a taxi from New Orleans Airport (MSY) to Picayune 61.2 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from New Orleans Airport (MSY) to Picayune 61.2 miles

$6 - $9

Towncar  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take a town car from New Orleans Airport to Picayune 61.2 miles

$220 - $310

Questions & Answers

The distance between New Orleans Airport (MSY) and Picayune is 51 miles. The road distance is 61.2 miles.

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The best way to get from New Orleans Airport (MSY) to Picayune without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from New Orleans Airport (MSY) to Picayune, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Orleans Airport (MSY) to Picayune is 61 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to drive from New Orleans Airport (MSY) to Picayune.

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Map of how to get from New Orleans Airport (MSY) to Picayune.
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  • Distance: 51.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 47 min

What companies run services between New Orleans Airport (MSY), USA and Picayune, MS, USA?

There is no direct connection from New Orleans Airport (MSY) to Picayune. However, you can take the bus to New Orleans, La, take the walk to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal, then take the train to Picayune Amtrak. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Picayune.

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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Picayune Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
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 Orlns Arpt to New Orleans, La
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $11
Flexible
$13 - $17
Jefferson Transit JeT
Phone
(504) 818-1077
Email
info@jeffersontransit.org.
Website
jeffersontransit.org
Bus from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport to New Orleans Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
jeffersontransit.org
Other operators
Taxi from New Orleans Airport (MSY) to Picayune
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
United Cabs
Phone
+1 504-522-9771
Website
unitedcabs.com
Eric 'Big E' Airport Transportation Service
Phone
+1 504-495-2531
Nawlins Cab
Phone
+1 504-522-9059
Website
nawlinscab.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from New Orleans Airport to Picayune
Estimated price
$220 - $310

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