There are 9 ways to get from New Orleans to Dallas by plane, 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 New Orleans to Dallas  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Dallas (DAL) MSY - DAL

$118 - $873

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  11 h 55 min

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

$47 - $80

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Fly New Orleans to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) MSY - DFW

$90 - $320

Drive to Gulfport/Biloxi, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Gulfport/Biloxi
  2. Fly from Gulfport/Biloxi (GPT) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) GPT - DFW

$210 - $1,014

Bus to Baton Rouge, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La
  2. Fly from Baton Rouge (BTR) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) BTR - DFW

$166 - $758

Bus via Baton Rouge, La  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La
  2. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to Houston, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx

$72 - $177

Bus  •  11 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La
  2. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to Shreveport, La
  3. Take the bus from Shreveport, La to Dallas, Tx

$68 - $167

Train  •  24 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak Sunset Limited
  2. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak to Dallas Union Station Amtrak Texas Eagle

$140 - $382

Drive  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Dallas 523.7 miles

$50 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from New Orleans to Dallas is to bus which costs $45 - $85 and takes 11 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Orleans to Dallas is to fly which costs $110 - $900 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The distance between New Orleans and Dallas is 445 miles. The road distance is 523.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from New Orleans to Dallas, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Orleans to Dallas. However, there are services departing from New Orleans, La and arriving at Dallas, Tx via Baton Rouge, La and Houston, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New Orleans to Dallas station. However, there are services departing from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak and arriving at Dallas Union Station Amtrak via San Antonio Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from New Orleans Airport to Dallas Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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New Orleans to Dallas train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Orlando Amtrak station.

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Map of how to get from New Orleans to Dallas.
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  • Distance: 445.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 21 min

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

Southwest Airlines flies from New Orleans to Dallas hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New Orleans to Dallas via Baton Rouge, La and Houston, Tx in around 11 h 21 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New Orleans to Dallas
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from New Orleans to Dallas via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Orleans to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Gulfport/Biloxi to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Baton Rouge to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New Orleans to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Gulfport/Biloxi to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Baton Rouge to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from New Orleans to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Room
$350 - $490
Train from San Antonio Amtrak to Dallas Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $340
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 Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Baton Rouge, La to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Baton Rouge, La to Shreveport, La
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Shreveport, La to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from New Orleans to Houston, TX
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $50
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megabus.com
Bus from Houston, TX to Dallas/Forth Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Book at
megabus.com

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