There are 7 ways to get from New Orleans to Jonesboro by plane, bus, train or car

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 to Memphis, bus  •  9 h 18 min

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

$166 - $491

Cheapest option

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

5 alternative options

Fly to Little Rock, bus  •  9 h 54 min

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

$195 - $433

Fly to Jonesboro  •  6 h 52 min

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

$169 - $780

Fly to St. Louis, train  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to St. Louis (STL) MSY - STL
  2. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak to Walnut Ridge Amtrak

$266 - $599

Train, bus  •  12 h 18 min

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

$82 - $206

Drive  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Jonesboro 466.5 miles

$45 - $70

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

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

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New Orleans to Memphis via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New Orleans to Memphis via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New Orleans to Little Rock via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Little Rock via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from New Orleans to St. Louis via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from New Orleans to St. Louis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from New Orleans to St. Louis via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New Orleans to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from New Orleans to Little Rock via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to St. Louis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Air Choice One
Website
airchoiceone.com
Flights from New Orleans to Jonesboro via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from New Orleans to Jonesboro via Atlanta, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Jonesboro via Houston, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Jonesboro via Chicago Midway, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Jonesboro via Nashville, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Jonesboro via Chicago O'Hare, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Jonesboro via Dallas, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Jonesboro via Houston Hobby Apt, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
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 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from New Orleans to Little Rock via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Little Rock via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to St. Louis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New Orleans to Memphis via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from New Orleans to Little Rock via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak to Walnut Ridge Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Memphis Central Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 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
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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 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
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New Orleans and Jonesboro is 657 km. The road distance is 746 km.

The cheapest way to get from New Orleans to Jonesboro is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 7 h 39 min.

The quickest way to get from New Orleans to Jonesboro is to fly which takes 6 h 52 min and costs $160 - $800.

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.

It takes approximately 9 h 18 min to get from New Orleans to Jonesboro, including transfers.