There are 9 ways to get from New Orleans to Ohio 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 Columbus  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Columbus (CMH) MSY - CMH

$164 - $392

Cheapest option

Fly to Cleveland, bus  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Cleveland (CLE) MSY - CLE
  2. Take the bus from Superior Av & W 3Rd St to State Rd & Hearthstone Rd

$98 - $313

7 alternative options

Fly to Dayton  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Dayton (DAY) MSY - DAY

$162 - $707

Fly to Covington, line 78 bus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Covington (CVG) MSY - CVG
  2. Take the line 78 bus from Vine St & 6Th St to Vine St & Hollister St

$126 - $674

Fly to Akron  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Akron (CAK) MSY - CAK

$120 - $496

Bus  •  21 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Cincinnati, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Columbus, Oh

$110 - $278

Train, bus via 6th Ave & 20th St N  •  25 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Birmingham Amtrak Crescent
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Columbus, Oh 1156

$116 - $305

Train, bus  •  27 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Columbus, Oh

$190 - $525

Drive  •  15 h 1 min

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Columbus 915.3 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New Orleans to Ohio is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 15 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Orleans to Ohio is to fly which costs $160 - $400 and takes 3 h 57 min.

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The distance between New Orleans and Ohio is 827 miles. The road distance is 915.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from New Orleans to Ohio, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Orleans to Ohio. However, there are services departing from New Orleans, La and arriving at Columbus, Oh via Atlanta, Ga and Cincinnati, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 52 min.

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

Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines and four other airlines fly from New Orleans to Columbus hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New Orleans to Columbus via Atlanta, Ga and Cincinnati, Oh in around 21 h 52 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New Orleans to Columbus
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Columbus via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Columbus via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Columbus via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Columbus via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Cleveland via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Cleveland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Cleveland via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Cleveland via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Covington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Orleans to Dayton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Dayton via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Dayton via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Dayton via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Covington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from New Orleans to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from New Orleans to Akron via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Akron via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Akron via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Akron via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
9 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New Orleans to Columbus via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Dayton via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from New Orleans to Dayton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Dayton via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Cleveland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Covington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,400
Flights from New Orleans to Covington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,400
Flights from New Orleans to Akron via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Akron via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New Orleans to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Dayton via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Dayton via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Covington via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from New Orleans to Akron via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Akron via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Akron via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from New Orleans to Columbus
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from New Orleans to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from New Orleans to Akron via Tampa
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from New Orleans to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Train operators
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 Birmingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
Once 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 Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Bus operators
Greater Cleveland Transit
Phone
+1 216-621-9500
Website
riderta.com
Bus from Superior Av & W 3Rd St to State Rd & Hearthstone Rd
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
riderta.com
Go Metro
Phone
+1 513-632-7575
Email
customerservice@go-metro.com
Website
go-metro.com
Bus from Vine St & 6Th St to Vine St & Hollister St
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
go-metro.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 Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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