There are 6 ways to get from New Orleans to Jonesboro by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Memphis Central Station City Of New Orleans
  2. Take the bus from Memphis, Tn to Jonesboro, Ar 7901

$86 - $212

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Bus  •  12 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La
  2. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to Memphis, Tn
  3. Take the bus from Memphis, Tn to Jonesboro, Ar

$67 - $172

4 alternative options

Drive  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Jonesboro 466.5 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Memphis, bus  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Memphis (MEM) MSY - MEM
  2. Take the bus from Memphis, Tn to Jonesboro, Ar

$175 - $512

Fly to Little Rock, bus  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Little Rock (LIT) MSY - LIT
  2. Take the bus from Little Rock, Ar to Jonesboro, Ar

$187 - $433

Fly to Jonesboro  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Jonesboro (JBR) MSY - JBR

$161 - $780

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from New Orleans to Jonesboro. However, there are services departing from New Orleans, La and arriving at Jonesboro, Ar via Baton Rouge, La and Memphis, Tn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 57 min.

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The distance between New Orleans and Jonesboro is 411 miles. The road distance is 466.5 miles.

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The best way to get from New Orleans to Jonesboro without a car is to train and bus which takes 10 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 47 min to get from New Orleans to Jonesboro, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from New Orleans to Jonesboro is to bus which takes 12 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 7 h 2 min.

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There is no direct flight from New Orleans Airport to Memphis Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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New Orleans to Jonesboro bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Jonesboro, Ar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Orleans to Jonesboro is 466 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 39 min to drive from New Orleans to Jonesboro.

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American Airlines, United Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from New Orleans Airport to Memphis Airport.

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Map of how to get from New Orleans to Jonesboro.
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  • Distance: 410.8 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 47 min

What companies run services between New Orleans, LA, USA and Jonesboro, AR, USA?

You can take a bus from New Orleans to Jonesboro via Baton Rouge, La and Memphis, Tn in around 12 h 57 min. Alternatively, Southwest Airlines, Air Choice One and three other airlines fly from New Orleans to Jonesboro hourly.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New Orleans to Memphis via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New Orleans to Memphis via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New Orleans to Memphis via Orlando
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New Orleans to Memphis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New Orleans to Little Rock via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Little Rock via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Air Choice One
Website
airchoiceone.com
Flights from New Orleans to Jonesboro via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from New Orleans to Jonesboro via Dallas, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Jonesboro via Atlanta, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Jonesboro via Houston, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Jonesboro via Houston Hobby Apt, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Jonesboro via Chicago O'Hare, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Jonesboro via Kansas City, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Jonesboro via Charlotte, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Jonesboro via Nashville, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Jonesboro via Chicago Midway, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New Orleans to Memphis via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from New Orleans to Little Rock via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New Orleans to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from New Orleans to Little Rock via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Orleans to Memphis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from New Orleans to Little Rock via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Little Rock via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $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 Memphis Central Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $390
Bus operators
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 Memphis, Tn to Jonesboro, Ar
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30
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 Memphis, Tn
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$75 - $110
Bus from Little Rock, Ar to Jonesboro, Ar
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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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 .

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