There are 8 ways to get from New Orleans to Fulton Station by train, car, plane, bus, night bus or taxi

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Train  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Fulton Amtrak City Of New Orleans

$75 - $220

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Drive  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Fulton Station 522.6 miles

$50 - $75

Fly to Paducah, bus  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Paducah (PAH) MSY - PAH
  2. Take the bus from Paducah, KY to Fulton, KY

$204 - $771

Fly to Memphis, bus  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Memphis (MEM) MSY - MEM
  2. Take the bus from Memphis, TN to Fulton, KY

$174 - $499

Fly to St. Louis, night bus, train  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to St. Louis (STL) MSY - STL
  2. Take the night bus from St Louis, Mo to Carbondale
  3. Take the train from Carbondale Amtrak to Fulton Amtrak

$224 - $544

Fly to Marion, train  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Marion (MWA) MSY - MWA
  2. Take the train from Carbondale Amtrak to Fulton Amtrak

$126 - $482

Fly to Jackson, taxi  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Jackson (MKL) MSY - MKL
  2. Take a taxi from Jackson to Fulton Station

$262 - $677

Fly to Nashville, bus  •  11 h 34 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Nashville (BNA) MSY - BNA
  2. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Paducah, Ky
  3. Take the bus from Paducah, KY to Fulton, KY

$188 - $496

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New Orleans to Fulton Station is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 8 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Orleans to Fulton Station is to fly and taxi which costs $260 - $700 and takes 7 h 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal and arriving at Fulton Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 17 min.

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The distance between New Orleans and Fulton Station is 462 miles. The road distance is 522.6 miles.

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The best way to get from New Orleans to Fulton Station without a car is to train which takes 11 h 20 min and costs $75 - $220.

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The train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Fulton Amtrak takes 11 h 17 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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

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There is no direct flight from New Orleans Airport to Paducah Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 11 min and has one stopover.

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New Orleans to Fulton Station train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Fulton Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Orleans to Fulton Station is 523 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 57 min to drive from New Orleans to Fulton Station.

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from New Orleans Airport to Paducah Airport.

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There are six+ hotels available in Fulton Station. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New Orleans to Fulton Station.
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  • Distance: 461.7 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 20 min

What companies run services between New Orleans, LA, USA and Fulton Station, KY, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from New Orleans to Fulton Station once daily. Tickets cost $75 - $220 and the journey takes 11 h 17 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New Orleans to Memphis via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New Orleans to Memphis via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New Orleans to Memphis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New Orleans to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from New Orleans to St. Louis via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from New Orleans to St. Louis via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from New Orleans to St. Louis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from New Orleans to St. Louis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from New Orleans to Nashville
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Nashville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Nashville via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Orleans to Memphis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from New Orleans to Memphis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from New Orleans to St. Louis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Marion via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from New Orleans to Marion via Charlotte, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from New Orleans to Marion via Dallas/Ft.Worth, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from New Orleans to Marion via Dallas, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from New Orleans to Marion via Houston Hobby Apt, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from New Orleans to Marion via Atlanta, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from New Orleans to Marion via Houston, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Air Choice One
Website
airchoiceone.com
Flights from New Orleans to Jackson via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from New Orleans to Jackson via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from New Orleans to Jackson via Tampa, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Jackson via Orlando, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Jackson via Charlotte, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Jackson via Dallas, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Jackson via Chicago Midway, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Jackson via Charlotte, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Jackson via Houston Hobby Apt, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Jackson via Houston, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Jackson via Fort Lauderdale, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from New Orleans to Jackson via Atlanta, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New Orleans to Paducah via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Paducah via Houston, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Memphis via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from New Orleans to Marion via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from New Orleans to Marion via Dallas, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from New Orleans to Marion via Houston Hobby Apt, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from New Orleans to Marion via Atlanta, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from New Orleans to Marion via Houston, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New Orleans to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from New Orleans to St. Louis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Nashville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Train operators
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 New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Fulton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
Train from Carbondale Amtrak to Fulton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Hoosier Ride
Phone
800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Paducah, KY to Fulton, KY
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Book at
hoosierride.com
Bus from Memphis, TN to Fulton, KY
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Book at
hoosierride.com
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
Night bus from St Louis, Mo to Carbondale
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Paducah, Ky
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45
Other operators
Taxi from Jackson to Fulton Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180

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