There are 8 ways to get from New Orleans to New York by plane, train, bus 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 New York La Guardia  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to New York La Guardia (LGA) MSY - LGA

$136 - $677

Cheapest option

Bus Pandora Bus  •  26 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
  2. Take the bus from Doraville, GA to New York, NY

$107 - $141

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Fly to New York JFK  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to New York JFK (JFK) MSY - JFK

$150 - $678

Fly to Newark  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Newark (EWR) MSY - EWR

$158 - $687

Fly to Philadelphia, train  •  7 h

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Philadelphia (PHL) MSY - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station

$184 - $707

Bus Greyhound USA  •  27 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Atlanta, Ga 1596
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to New York, Ny 1080

$129 - $328

Train  •  29 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to New York Penn Station Crescent

$170 - $550

Drive  •  21 h 53 min

  1. Drive from New Orleans to New York 1313.1 miles

$120 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New Orleans to New York is to bus which costs $100 - $150 and takes 26 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Orleans to New York is to fly which costs $150 - $700 and takes 4 h 55 min.

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The distance between New Orleans and New York is 1176 miles. The road distance is 1313.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from New Orleans to New York, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Orleans to New York. However, there are services departing from New Orleans, La and arriving at New York, Ny via Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 58 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak and arriving at New York Penn Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 h 46 min.

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Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from New Orleans Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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

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Map of how to get from New Orleans to New York.
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  • Distance: 1176.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 2 min

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

Southwest Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from New Orleans to New York hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New Orleans to New York via Marta Civic Center Station - Nb, Civic Center Station, Doraville Station, and Doraville, GA in around 26 h 8 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New Orleans to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from New Orleans to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from New Orleans to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from New Orleans to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from New Orleans to New York JFK via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from New Orleans to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,500
Flights from New Orleans to Philadelphia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New Orleans to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from New Orleans to New York La Guardia via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from New Orleans to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from New Orleans to New York La Guardia via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from New Orleans to New York La Guardia via Tampa
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from New Orleans to Newark via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,900
Flights from New Orleans to Newark via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,900
Flights from New Orleans to Newark via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,900
Flights from New Orleans to Philadelphia via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from New Orleans to Philadelphia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from New Orleans to Philadelphia via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Orleans to New York JFK via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from New Orleans to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from New Orleans to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,400
Flights from New Orleans to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from New Orleans to Philadelphia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New Orleans to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,300
Flights from New Orleans to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,300
Flights from New Orleans to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New Orleans to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from New Orleans to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from New Orleans to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
29 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
Bus operators
Megabus
Pandora Bus
Website
pandorabus.com
Bus from Doraville, GA to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
pandorabus.com
Book at
search.gotobus.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New Orleans, La to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $210

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