There are 6 ways to get from New Orleans to Denver 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 Denver  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Denver (DEN) MSY - DEN

$110 - $396

5 alternative options

Fly to Colorado Springs, bus  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Colorado Springs (COS) MSY - COS
  2. Take the bus from Colorado Springs, CO to Denver, CO

$242 - $934

Bus  •  30 h 58 min

  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, Tx to Denver, Co

$131 - $303

Bus via Houston, Tx  •  31 h 20 min

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

$151 - $381

Train  •  38 h 45 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 Denver Union Station Amtrak California Zephyr

$255 - $755

Drive  •  22 h 1 min

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Denver 1405.3 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New Orleans to Denver is to drive which costs $130 - $200 and takes 22 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Orleans to Denver is to fly which costs $110 - $400 and takes 4 h 56 min.

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The distance between New Orleans and Denver is 1086 miles. The road distance is 1405.3 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 4 h 56 min to get from New Orleans to Denver, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Orleans to Denver. However, there are services departing from New Orleans, LA and arriving at Denver, Co via Houston, TX, Elm @ Cesar Chavez - W - Ns and Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New Orleans to Denver station. However, there are services departing from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak and arriving at Denver Union Station Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 45 min.

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

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from New Orleans to Denver hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New Orleans to Denver via Houston, TX, Dallas/Forth Worth, Elm @ Cesar Chavez - W - Ns, Elm @ Field - W - Fs, and Dallas, Tx in around 30 h 58 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New Orleans to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from New Orleans to Denver via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from New Orleans to Denver via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from New Orleans to Denver via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from New Orleans to Denver via Austin
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New Orleans to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Denver via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Colorado Springs via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from New Orleans to Colorado Springs via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from New Orleans to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from New Orleans to Colorado Springs via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Orleans to Denver via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from New Orleans to Colorado Springs via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New Orleans to Colorado Springs via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from New Orleans to Colorado Springs via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from New Orleans to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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 Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 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 Denver Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
18 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $400
Room
$500 - $750
Bus operators
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Colorado Springs, CO to Denver, CO
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
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
us.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
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 Dallas, Tx to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
19 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $150
Flexible
$160 - $220
Bus from New Orleans, La to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95
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

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