There are 4 ways to get from New Orleans to Covington by taxi, car, bus or towncar

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Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from New Orleans to Covington 41.3 miles

$95 - $120

Cheapest option

Uber  •  46 min

  1. Take an Uber from New Orleans to Covington 41.3 miles

$50 - $70

2 alternative options

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Covington 41.3 miles

$4 - $6

Bus, taxi  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Slidell 1262 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Slidell to Covington

$75 - $101

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The cheapest way to get from New Orleans to Covington is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Orleans to Covington is to taxi which costs $95 - $120 and takes 46 min.

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The distance between New Orleans and Covington is 36 miles. The road distance is 41.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 46 min to drive 41.3 miles from New Orleans to Covington.

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The nearest airport to Covington is New Orleans (MSY) Airport which is 35.4 miles away. Other nearby airports include Gulfport/Biloxi (GPT) (61.7 miles), Baton Rouge (BTR) (63.3 miles), Jackson/Vicksburg (JAN) (127.5 miles) and Pensacola (PNS) (174.1 miles).

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Map of how to get from New Orleans to Covington.
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  • Distance: 36.2 miles
  • Duration: 46 min

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

You can catch a taxi from New Orleans to Covington with United Cabs, Eric 'Big E' Airport Transportation Service or Nawlins Cab.

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 New Orleans, La to Slidell
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Other operators
Uber New Orleans
Website
uber.com
Towncar from New Orleans to Covington
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$50 - $70
UberX
$50 - $70
UberXL
$70 - $95
Black
$150 - $190
Black SUV
$210 - $260
Taxi from New Orleans to Covington
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
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

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