There are 6 ways to get from New Orleans to Cleveland by plane, bus, train 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 to Cleveland  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Cleveland (CLE) MSY - CLE

$102 - $310

5 alternative options

Fly to Akron, bus  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Akron (CAK) MSY - CAK
  2. Take the bus from Akron Canton Airport to Cleveland, OH

$161 - $739

Bus  •  25 h

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Cincinnati, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Cleveland, Oh

$123 - $308

Train  •  26 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak City Of New Orleans
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak Capitol Limited / ...

$180 - $505

Train, bus  •  28 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Birmingham Amtrak Crescent
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Cleveland, Oh 1156

$131 - $335

Drive  •  17 h 22 min

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Cleveland 1058.7 miles

$100 - $150

What companies run services between New Orleans, LA, USA and Cleveland, OH, USA?

Allegiant Air, Spirit Airlines and four other airlines fly from New Orleans to Cleveland hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New Orleans to Cleveland via Atlanta, Ga and Cincinnati, Oh in around 25 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New Orleans to Cleveland via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Cleveland via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Cleveland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Cleveland via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New Orleans to Cleveland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Akron via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Akron via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Orleans to Cleveland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Akron via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Akron via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Akron via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New Orleans to Akron via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Akron via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Akron via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from New Orleans to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from New Orleans to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $360
Room
$490 - $700
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$260 - $360
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Birmingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New Orleans, La to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
18 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from New Orleans to Cleveland?

The distance between New Orleans and Cleveland is 1488 km. The road distance is 1694 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from New Orleans to Cleveland?

The cheapest way to get from New Orleans to Cleveland is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 17 h 22 min.

What is the fastest way to get from New Orleans to Cleveland?

The quickest way to get from New Orleans to Cleveland is to fly which takes 4 h 20 min and costs $100 - $310.

Is there a direct train between New Orleans and Cleveland?

No, there is no direct train from New Orleans to Cleveland. However, there are services departing from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak and arriving at Cleveland Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 20 min.

Is there a direct bus between New Orleans and Cleveland?

No, there is no direct bus from New Orleans to Cleveland. However, there are services departing from New Orleans, La and arriving at Cleveland, Oh via Atlanta, Ga and Cincinnati, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h.

How long does it take to get from New Orleans to Cleveland?

It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from New Orleans to Cleveland, including transfers.