There are 3 ways to get from New Orleans to Jackson by train, car or plane

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What companies run services between New Orleans, LA, USA and Jackson, MS, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from New Orleans to Jackson once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $95 and the journey takes 3 h 43 min. Alternatively, Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from New Orleans to Jackson hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Orleans to Jackson/Vicksburg via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Avg. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Jackson/Vicksburg via Charlotte
Avg. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Jackson/Vicksburg via Reagan Washington
Avg. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New Orleans to Jackson/Vicksburg via Atlanta
Avg. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New Orleans to Jackson/Vicksburg via Houston
Avg. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Jackson Amtrak
Avg. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
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Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from New Orleans to Jackson?

The distance between New Orleans and Jackson is 261 km. The road distance is 299 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from New Orleans to Jackson?

The cheapest way to get from New Orleans to Jackson is to drive which costs $22 and takes 3 h 5 min.

What is the fastest way to get from New Orleans to Jackson?

The quickest way to get from New Orleans to Jackson is to drive which takes 3 h 5 min and costs $22.

Is there a direct train between New Orleans and Jackson?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak and arriving at Jackson Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 43 min.

How long does it take to get from New Orleans to Jackson?

The train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Jackson Amtrak takes 3 h 43 min including transfers and departs once daily.