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There are 8 ways to get from New Orleans to Abilene Christian University by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from New Orleans  •  5h 30m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Abilene (ABI) MSY - ABI

$216 - $720

Cheapest option

Bus via Dallas  •  17h 16m

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans, LA to Houston, TX
  2. Take the bus from Houston, TX to Dallas/Forth Worth
  3. Take the bus from Dallas to Abilene

$73 - $138

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Bus to Baton Rouge, fly  •  6h 13m

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Baton Rouge
  2. Fly from Baton Rouge (BTR) to Abilene (ABI) BTR - ABI

Bus to Gulfport/Biloxi, fly  •  7h 2m

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Biloxi Transit Center
  2. Fly from Gulfport/Biloxi (GPT) to Abilene (ABI) GPT - ABI

Bus via Houston  •  15h 24m

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Houston Downtown
  2. Take the bus from Hyatt Regency Houston to Fort Worth
  3. Take the bus from Ft Worth to Abilene

Bus  •  16h 7m

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Houston Downtown
  2. Take the bus from Houston Downtown to Fort Worth Downtown
  3. Take the bus from Ft Worth to Abilene

Train, bus  •  27h 15m

  1. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to San Antonio Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak Station to Fort Worth
  3. Take the bus from Ft Worth to Abilene

$128 - $188

Drive  •  11h 18m

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Abilene Christian University 704.6 miles

$65 - $100

New Orleans (MSY) to Abilene (ABI) flights

The flight time between New Orleans (MSY) and Abilene (ABI) is around 5h 23m and covers a distance of around 585 miles. The fastest flight normally takes 3h 38m. Services are operated by American Airlines, United Airlines, Spirit Airlines and others. Typically 169 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
5h 23m
Fastest flight journey time:
3h 38m
Flight distance:
585 miles
Flights per week:
169
Cheapest price:
$85
Carbon emissions:
309 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:00
Last flight departs at:
19:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New Orleans (MSY) to Abilene (ABI) flight schedules

New Orleans → Abilene Christian University
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Abilene Christian University is 800-232-4636.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New Orleans to Abilene Christian University is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 11h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from New Orleans to Abilene Christian University is to fly which costs $210 - $750 and takes 5h 30m.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Orleans to Abilene Christian University. However, there are services departing from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal and arriving at Abilene via St Joseph Pkwy @ Louisiana St, Hyatt Regency Houston and Ft Worth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 24m.

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The distance between New Orleans and Abilene Christian University is 598 miles. The road distance is 704.6 miles.

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The best way to get from New Orleans to Abilene Christian University without a car is to bus via Houston which takes 15h 24m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 30m to get from New Orleans to Abilene Christian University, including transfers.

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New Orleans to Abilene Christian University bus services, operated by FlixBus-us, depart from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal station.

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The best way to get from New Orleans to Abilene Christian University is to fly which takes 5h 30m and costs $210 - $750. Alternatively, you can bus via Houston, which costs and takes 15h 24m.

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There is no direct flight from New Orleans Airport to Abilene Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 45m and has one stopover.

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New Orleans to Abilene Christian University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Abilene station.

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Map of how to get from New Orleans to Abilene Christian University.
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  • Distance: 598.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 30m

What companies run services between New Orleans, LA, USA and Abilene Christian University, TX, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from New Orleans to Abilene Christian University hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New Orleans to Abilene Christian University via Houston Downtown, St Joseph Pkwy @ Louisiana St, Louisiana St @ Lamar St, Hyatt Regency Houston, Fort Worth, Ft Worth, and Abilene in around 15h 24m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Orleans to Abilene via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Abilene via Austin, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 46m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Baton Rouge to Abilene via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Gulfport/Biloxi to Abilene via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New Orleans to Abilene via Houston
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Baton Rouge to Abilene via Houston
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Gulfport/Biloxi to Abilene via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
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 San Antonio Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Premium
$260 - $360
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Business Seat
$130 - $190
Train from San Antonio Amtrak Station to Fort Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Bus operators
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Baton Rouge
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Biloxi Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Houston Downtown
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from Houston Downtown to Fort Worth Downtown
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Vonlane
Website
vonlane.com
Bus from Hyatt Regency Houston to Fort Worth
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$105
Schedules at
vonlane.com
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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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Ft Worth to Abilene
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $30
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Dallas to Abilene
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $65
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from New Orleans, LA to Houston, TX
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Houston, TX to Dallas/Forth Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Book at
megabus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between New Orleans to Abilene Christian University is 705 miles. It takes approximately 11h 18m to drive from New Orleans to Abilene Christian University.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from New Orleans Airport to Abilene Airport.

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There are 39+ hotels available in Abilene Christian University. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from New Orleans to New Orleans Airport is to line 202 bus which takes 40 min and costs $2.

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