There are 8 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.

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Fly to Columbus  •  3 h 47 min

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

$163 - $392

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Fly to Cleveland, bus  •  5 h 17 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

$97 - $313

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Fly to Dayton  •  5 h 35 min

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

$161 - $707

Fly to Covington, line 46 bus  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Covington (CVG) MSY - CVG
  2. Take the line 46 bus from Government Square Area C to Vine St & Inwood Park

$125 - $674

Fly to Pittsburgh, bus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Pittsburgh (PIT) MSY - PIT
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Youngstown, Oh

$117 - $479

Bus  •  22 h 14 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  •  23 h 32 min

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

$114 - $303

Drive  •  15 h 1 min

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Columbus 915.3 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

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 22 h 14 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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The best way to get from New Orleans to Ohio without a car is to bus which takes 22 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to get from New Orleans to Ohio, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from New Orleans to Ohio is to fly which takes 3 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 22 h 14 min.

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The quickest flight from New Orleans Airport to Columbus Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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New Orleans to Ohio bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Columbus, Oh station.

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Ohio is 1 h ahead of New Orleans. It is currently 8:52 AM in New Orleans and 9:52 AM in Ohio.

Yes, the driving distance between New Orleans to Ohio is 915 miles. It takes approximately 15 h 1 min to drive from New Orleans to Ohio.

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  • Distance: 827.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 47 min

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

Southwest Airlines, Delta and two 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 22 h 14 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New Orleans to Columbus
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Columbus via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Columbus via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Columbus via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Cleveland via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Cleveland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 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 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Cleveland via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Covington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from New Orleans to Pittsburgh via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from New Orleans to Pittsburgh via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from New Orleans to Pittsburgh via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from New Orleans to Pittsburgh via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from New Orleans to Pittsburgh via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Orleans to Columbus via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
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 Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Dayton via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Cleveland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Covington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from New Orleans to Pittsburgh via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New Orleans to Columbus via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Dayton via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from New Orleans to Dayton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Dayton via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 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 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Covington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,400
Flights from New Orleans to Pittsburgh via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New Orleans to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Dayton via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Dayton via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Dayton via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Dayton via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from New Orleans to Covington via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from New Orleans to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from New Orleans to Covington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from New Orleans to Pittsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from New Orleans to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from New Orleans to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from New Orleans to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal 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
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 Government Square Area C to Vine St & Inwood Park
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
go-metro.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Youngstown, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $29
Bus from New Orleans, La to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 15 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 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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

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American Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from New Orleans Airport to Columbus Airport.

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Book your New Orleans to Ohio bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and Greyhound.

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The best way to get from New Orleans to New Orleans Airport is to bus which takes 25 min and costs .

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