There are 7 ways to get from New Orleans to Dallas by plane, bus 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 New Orleans to Dallas  •  3 h 26 min

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

$125 - $873

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  11 h 5 min

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

$43 - $80

5 alternative options

Fly New Orleans to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  4 h 24 min

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

$97 - $320

Bus to Baton Rouge, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  5 h 37 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 Greyhound USA  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Shreveport, La 3808 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Shreveport, La to Dallas, Tx 1567 / ...

$62 - $151

Drive  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Dallas 523.7 miles

$50 - $75

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 Houston, TX in around 11 h 5 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New Orleans to Dallas
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from New Orleans to Dallas via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Orleans to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Baton Rouge to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 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 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Baton Rouge to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 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 42 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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 New Orleans, La to Shreveport, La
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95
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, LA to Houston, TX
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Schedules at
megabus.com
Bus from Houston, TX to Dallas/Forth Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from New Orleans to Dallas?

The distance between New Orleans and Dallas is 712 km. The road distance is 838 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from New Orleans to Dallas is to bus which costs $40 - $85 and takes 11 h 5 min.

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

The quickest way to get from New Orleans to Dallas is to fly which takes 3 h 26 min and costs $120 - $900.

Is there a direct bus between New Orleans and Dallas?

No, there is no direct bus from New Orleans to Dallas. However, there are services departing from New Orleans, LA and arriving at Dallas/Forth Worth via Houston, TX. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 5 min.

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

It takes approximately 3 h 26 min to get from New Orleans to Dallas, including transfers.