There are 11 ways to get from New Orleans to Fort Worth by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly New Orleans to Dallas, train  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Dallas (DAL) MSY - DAL
  2. Take the train from Victory Station to T&P Station

$120 - $876

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Bus Megabus, train  •  12 h 57 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 train from Union Station to T&P Station Tre

$50 - $86

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Fly New Orleans to Dallas/Ft.Worth, line 803 bus, train  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) MSY - DFW
  2. Take the line 803 bus from Dfw Remote South Parking to Centreport Station
  3. Take the train from Centreport Station to T&P Station

$96 - $326

Bus to Baton Rouge, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  6 h 12 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

$172 - $764

Drive to Gulfport/Biloxi, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  4 h 57 min

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

$216 - $1,020

Fly New Orleans to Waco, drive  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Waco (ACT) MSY - ACT
  2. Drive from Waco to Fort Worth

$94 - $420

Bus via Houston, Tx  •  12 h 13 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
  4. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Ft Worth, Tx

$82 - $198

Bus  •  12 h 48 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
  4. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Ft Worth, Tx

$78 - $188

Bus Greyhound USA, train  •  15 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Shreveport, La
  2. Take the bus from Shreveport, La to Longview, Tx
  3. Take the train from Longview Amtrak to Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center

$86 - $205

Train  •  23 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to San Antonio Amtrak Sunset Limited
  2. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak to Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center Texas Eagle

$135 - $362

Drive  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Fort Worth 555.6 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from New Orleans to Fort Worth is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 8 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Orleans to Fort Worth is to fly and train which costs $120 - $900 and takes 4 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Orleans to Fort Worth. However, there are services departing from New Orleans, La and arriving at Ft Worth, Tx via Baton Rouge, La, Houston, Tx and Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New Orleans to Fort Worth. However, there are services departing from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal and arriving at Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center via San Antonio Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 3 min.

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The distance between New Orleans and Fort Worth is 471 miles. The road distance is 555.6 miles.

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The best way to get from New Orleans to Fort Worth without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 13 min and costs $80 - $200.

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It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to get from New Orleans to Fort Worth, including transfers.

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New Orleans to Fort Worth bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New Orleans, La station.

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New Orleans to Fort Worth train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal station.

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The best way to get from New Orleans to Fort Worth is to bus which takes 12 h 13 min and costs $80 - $200. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $130 - $370 and takes 23 h 3 min.

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Map of how to get from New Orleans to Fort Worth.
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  • Distance: 471.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 43 min

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

You can take a bus from New Orleans to Fort Worth via Baton Rouge, La, Houston, Tx, and Dallas, Tx in around 12 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from New Orleans to Fort Worth via San Antonio Amtrak in around 23 h 3 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 8 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 Baton Rouge to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Gulfport/Biloxi to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from New Orleans to Waco via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New Orleans to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Baton Rouge to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Gulfport/Biloxi to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from New Orleans to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Train operators
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Phone
214-979-1111
Website
dart.org
Train from Victory Station to T&P Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
Train from Centreport Station to T&P Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
Train from Union Station to T&P Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Longview Amtrak to Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $260
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal 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 Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $330
Bus operators
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Phone
214-979-1111
Website
dart.org
Bus from Dfw Remote South Parking to Centreport Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
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 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 Dallas, Tx to Ft Worth, Tx
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $21
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
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 Longview, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $29
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from New Orleans, LA to Houston, TX
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Houston, TX to Dallas/Forth Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Book at
megabus.com

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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 Fort Worth bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Ft Worth, Tx station.

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New Orleans to Fort Worth train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Orleans to Fort Worth is 556 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 58 min to drive from New Orleans to Fort Worth.

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from New Orleans Airport to Dallas Airport.

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Book your New Orleans to Fort Worth bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and two other operators.

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There are 216+ hotels available in Fort Worth. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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The best way to get from New Orleans to New Orleans Airport is to bus which takes 25 min and costs $1 - $17.

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