Travel options for:
New Orleans to Lake Charles
  • Train

    $40 - $110
    1. New Orleans Union Passenger

      4 h 55 min - 3 times a week

      $40 - $110

  • Bus

    $31 - $87
    1. New Orleans, LA

      1 h 45 min - every 4 hours

      $12 - $40

    2. Baton Rouge, LA

      2 h 25 min - once daily

      $19 - $50

  • Drive

    $20 - $30
    1. New Orleans

      3 h 28 min - 206.8 miles

      $20 - $30

  • Fly from New Orleans

    $103 - $368
    1. New Orleans

      30 min - every 30 minutes

      $1 - $2

    2. New Orleans (MSY)

      3 h 35 min - 1 stopover

      $80 - $340

    3. Lake Charles (LCH)

      12 min - 7.3 miles

      $22 - $27

  • Bus to Baton Rouge, fly

    $214 - $889
    1. New Orleans

      1 h 45 min - every 4 hours

      $12 - $40

    2. Baton Rouge, LA

      8 min - 7 miles

      $20 - $25

    3. Baton Rouge (BTR)

      3 h 15 min - 1 stopover

      $160 - $800

    4. Lake Charles (LCH)

      12 min - 7.3 miles

      $22 - $27

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From New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak train to Lake Charles Amtrak. 4 h 55 min $77. From New Orleans, LA bus to Baton Rouge, LA then bus to Lake Charles, LA. 5 h 10 min $52. From New Orleans drive to Lake Charles. 3 h 28 min $24. From Carrollton bus to New Orleans airport, fly to Lake Charles airport, then taxi to Lake Charles. 5 h 17 min $228. From New Orleans, LA bus to Baton Rouge, LA, taxi to Baton Rouge airport, fly to Lake Charles airport, then taxi to Lake Charles. 6 h 21 min $528.