There are 5 ways to get from New Orleans to Huntsville by plane, car, train or bus

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 from New Orleans  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Huntsville (HSV) MSY - HSV

$192 - $807

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Mobile, Al
  2. Take the bus from Mobile, Al to Birmingham, Al
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Huntsville, Al

$66 - $160

3 alternative options

Drive to Gulfport/Biloxi, fly  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Gulfport/Biloxi
  2. Fly from Gulfport/Biloxi (GPT) to Huntsville (HSV) GPT - HSV

$287 - $1,351

Train, bus  •  10 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Birmingham Amtrak Crescent
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Huntsville, Al 1152 / ...

$86 - $206

Drive  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Huntsville 443.3 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New Orleans to Huntsville is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Orleans to Huntsville is to drive and fly which costs $280 - $1,400 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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The distance between New Orleans and Huntsville is 390 miles. The road distance is 443.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 59 min to get from New Orleans to Huntsville, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Orleans to Huntsville. However, there are services departing from New Orleans, La and arriving at Huntsville, Al via Mobile, Al and Birmingham, Al. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 57 min.

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What companies run services between New Orleans, LA, USA and Huntsville, AL, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from New Orleans to Huntsville hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New Orleans to Huntsville via Mobile, Al and Birmingham, Al in around 10 h 57 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Orleans to Huntsville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $2,500
Flights from New Orleans to Huntsville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $2,500
Flights from New Orleans to Huntsville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,500
Flights from Gulfport/Biloxi to Huntsville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Gulfport/Biloxi to Huntsville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New Orleans to Huntsville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,500
Flights from New Orleans to Huntsville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,500
Flights from Gulfport/Biloxi to Huntsville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New Orleans to Huntsville via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from New Orleans to Huntsville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Gulfport/Biloxi to Huntsville via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
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 Birmingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Bus operators
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 Birmingham, Al to Huntsville, Al
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from New Orleans, La to Mobile, Al
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Mobile, Al to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75

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