There are 5 ways to get from New Orleans to Florida Keys 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 to Key West  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Key West (EYW) MSY - EYW

$224 - $1,021

Cheapest option

Bus  •  29 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Miami, Fl 1262
  2. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Big Pine Key 3715 / ...

$109 - $266

3 alternative options

Fly to Miami, bus  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Miami (MIA) MSY - MIA
  2. Take the bus from Lower Keys Shuttle to Sugarloaf Key, FL

$178 - $501

Fly to Fort Lauderdale, bus  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) MSY - FLL
  2. Take the bus from Lower Keys Shuttle to Sugarloaf Key, FL

$158 - $496

Drive  •  17 h 4 min

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Florida Keys 1011.2 miles

$95 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from New Orleans to Florida Keys is to drive which costs $95 - $150 and takes 17 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Orleans to Florida Keys is to fly which costs $220 - $1,100 and takes 7 h 15 min.

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The distance between New Orleans and Florida Keys is 642 miles. The road distance is 1011.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 15 min to get from New Orleans to Florida Keys, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Orleans to Florida Keys. However, there are services departing from New Orleans, La and arriving at Sugarloaf Key, FL via Miami, Fl and Lower Keys Shuttle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 43 min.

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Map of how to get from New Orleans to Florida Keys.
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  • Distance: 641.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 15 min

What companies run services between New Orleans, LA, USA and Florida Keys, FL, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and five other airlines fly from New Orleans to Florida Keys hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New Orleans to Florida Keys via Miami, Fl, Big Pine Key, Lower Keys Shuttle, and Sugarloaf Key, FL in around 29 h 43 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Orleans to Key West via Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from New Orleans to Key West via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from New Orleans to Key West via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from New Orleans to Miami
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New Orleans to Key West via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from New Orleans to Miami via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Fort Lauderdale via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New Orleans to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Fort Lauderdale via Orlando
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Fort Lauderdale via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New Orleans to Key West via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from New Orleans to Miami via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from New Orleans to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from New Orleans to Fort Lauderdale via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New Orleans to Key West via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New Orleans to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Bus operators
Key West Transit
Website
kwtransit.com
Bus from Lower Keys Shuttle to Sugarloaf Key, FL
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
cityofkeywest-fl.gov
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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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 Miami, Fl
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $150
Flexible
$160 - $220
Bus from Miami, Fl to Big Pine Key
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45

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