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There are 12 ways to get from New Orleans to New Mexico by plane, car, bus or train

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 Hobbs  •  5h 52m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Hobbs (HOB) MSY - HOB

$166 - $770

Cheapest option

Bus  •  32h 29m

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans to San Antonio
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to Las Cruces, Nm
  3. Take the bus from Las Cruces, Nm to Albuquerque, Nm

$148 - $219

10 alternative options

Fly to Roswell  •  6h 40m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Roswell (ROW) MSY - ROW

$188 - $824

Fly to Santa Fe  •  7h

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Santa Fe (SAF) MSY - SAF

$222 - $928

Fly to Albuquerque  •  6h 59m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Albuquerque (ABQ) MSY - ABQ

$172 - $752

Fly to Clovis  •  6h 35m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Clovis (CVN) MSY - CVN

$160 - $724

Fly to Midland/Odessa, drive  •  7h 20m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Midland/Odessa (MAF) MSY - MAF
  2. Drive from Midland/Odessa to Hobbs

$192 - $866

Fly to El Paso, bus  •  8h 52m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to El Paso (ELP) MSY - ELP
  2. Take the bus from Downtown El Paso to Mesilla Valley Transit Terminal

$176 - $756

Bus via Amarillo, Tx  •  27h 15m

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Houston, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Hyatt Regency Houston to Fort Worth
  3. Take the bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Amarillo, Tx
  4. Take the bus from Amarillo, Tx to Albuquerque, Nm

$220 - $279

Train, bus  •  37h 53m

  1. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Deming Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Deming to Las Cruces, Nm
  3. Take the bus from Las Cruces, Nm to Albuquerque, Nm

$226 - $572

Train  •  46h 9m

  1. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Chicago Union Station City Of New Orleans
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center Southwest Chief

$295 - $855

Drive  •  19h 39m

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Albuquerque 1177.1 miles

$110 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from New Orleans to New Mexico is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 19h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from New Orleans to New Mexico is to fly which costs $160 - $800 and takes 5h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Orleans to New Mexico. However, there are services departing from New Orleans, La and arriving at Albuquerque, Nm via Hyatt Regency Houston, Ft Worth, Tx and Amarillo, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from New Orleans to New Mexico. However, there are services departing from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal and arriving at Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 46h 9m.

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The distance between New Orleans and New Mexico is 988 miles. The road distance is 1177.1 miles.

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The best way to get from New Orleans to New Mexico without a car is to bus which takes 27h 15m and costs $220 - $280.

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It takes approximately 5h 52m to get from New Orleans to New Mexico, including transfers.

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

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New Orleans to New Mexico train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal station.

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The best way to get from New Orleans to New Mexico is to fly which takes 5h 52m and costs $160 - $800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $220 - $280 and takes 27h 15m, you could also train, which costs $290 - $900 and takes 46h 9m.

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Map of how to get from New Orleans to New Mexico.
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  • Distance: 987.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 52m

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

United Airlines and Spirit Airlines fly from New Orleans to Hobbs every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New Orleans to Albuquerque via Houston, Tx, Hyatt Regency Houston, Fort Worth, Ft Worth, Tx, and Amarillo, Tx in around 27h 15m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New Orleans to Albuquerque via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Albuquerque via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Albuquerque via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Midland/Odessa via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Midland/Odessa via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to El Paso via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to El Paso via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to El Paso via Austin
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New Orleans to Hobbs via Houston
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Santa Fe via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from New Orleans to Santa Fe via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from New Orleans to Albuquerque via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Albuquerque via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Clovis via Houston, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Flights from New Orleans to Clovis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Clovis via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from New Orleans to Clovis via Denver, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from New Orleans to Clovis via Atlanta, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Midland/Odessa via Houston
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from New Orleans to El Paso via Houston
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Orleans to Roswell via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Roswell via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 57m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from New Orleans to Roswell via Miami, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from New Orleans to Roswell via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from New Orleans to Roswell via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
10h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from New Orleans to Santa Fe via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from New Orleans to Santa Fe via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from New Orleans to Albuquerque via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Midland/Odessa via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to El Paso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from New Orleans to Clovis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Clovis via Atlanta, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$170 - $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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Deming Amtrak
Ave. Duration
31h 18m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Flexi Coach Seat
$290 - $420
Business Coach Seat
$340 - $480
Room
$600 - $900
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $360
Room
$490 - $700
Train from Chicago Union Station to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
25h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$300 - $440
Business Coach Seat
$360 - $500
Room
$650 - $950
Bus operators
New Mexico Transport
Website
dot.state.nm.us
Bus from Downtown El Paso to Mesilla Valley Transit Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
dot.state.nm.us
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New Orleans, La to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $95
Bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Amarillo, Tx
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $70
Flexible
$75 - $120
Bus from Amarillo, Tx to Albuquerque, Nm
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $85
Bus from Las Cruces, Nm to Albuquerque, Nm
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
Bus from Deming, Nm to Las Cruces, Nm
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $18
Flexible
$30 - $45
Vonlane
Website
vonlane.com
Bus from Hyatt Regency Houston to Fort Worth
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$105
Schedules at
vonlane.com
Book at
vonlane.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to Las Cruces, Nm
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Deming to Las Cruces, Nm
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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There is no direct flight from New Orleans Airport to Hobbs Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 7m and has one stopover.

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New Orleans to New Mexico bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Albuquerque, Nm station.

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New Mexico is 1h behind New Orleans. It is currently 3:08 PM in New Orleans and 2:08 PM in New Mexico.

New Orleans to New Mexico train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Orleans to New Mexico is 1177 miles. It takes approximately 19h 39m to drive from New Orleans to New Mexico.

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Spirit Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from New Orleans Airport to Hobbs Airport.

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Book your New Orleans to New Mexico train tickets online with Rome2rio.

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There are one+ hotels available in New Mexico. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from New Orleans to New Orleans Airport is to Bus which takes 38m and costs $2.

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