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There are 10 ways to get from New Orleans to Salvation Mountain by plane, bus, car, taxi, night 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.

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Fly to Indio/Palm Springs, bus, drive  •  11h 59m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) MSY - PSP
  2. Take the bus from Palm Springs - Desert Regional Medical Center to Chiriaco Summit
  3. Drive from Chiriaco Summit to Salvation Mountain

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Fly to Los Angeles, bus, drive  •  13h 46m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Los Angeles (LAX) MSY - LAX
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles Downtown to Palm Springs Downtown
  3. Take the bus from Palm Springs - Desert Regional Medical Center to Chiriaco Summit
  4. Drive from Chiriaco Summit to Salvation Mountain

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Fly to San Diego, bus, taxi  •  10h 19m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to San Diego (SAN) MSY - SAN
  2. Take the bus from San Diego State University to El Centro
  3. Take a taxi from El Centro to Salvation Mountain

Fly to Yuma, bus, taxi  •  11h 54m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Yuma (YUM) MSY - YUM
  2. Take the bus from 3rd Street @ Gila Street to State Street @ 14th Street
  3. Take a taxi from State Street @ 14th Street to Salvation Mountain

Fly to Phoenix, night bus, taxi  •  11h 36m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Phoenix (PHX) MSY - PHX
  2. Take the night bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport/44th Street Station to El Centro
  3. Take a taxi from El Centro to Salvation Mountain

Fly to El Centro, taxi  •  9h 34m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to El Centro (IPL) MSY - IPL
  2. Take a taxi from El Centro to Salvation Mountain

Fly to Ontario/San Bernardino, bus, drive  •  13h 25m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) MSY - ONT
  2. Take the bus from San Bernardino, CA to Indio, CA
  3. Drive from Indio, CA to Salvation Mountain

Bus, drive  •  37h 15m

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Houston Downtown
  2. Take the bus from Houston to San Antonio
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio to El Paso
  4. Take the bus from El Paso to Indio, CA
  5. Drive from Indio, CA to Salvation Mountain

Train, drive  •  42h 35m

  1. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Yuma Amtrak Sunset Limited
  2. Drive from Yuma Amtrak to Salvation Mountain

Drive  •  27h 11m

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Salvation Mountain 1747.2 miles

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The cost-effective way to get from New Orleans to Salvation Mountain is to fly and bus and drive, which costs $80 - $350 and takes 13h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from New Orleans to Salvation Mountain is to fly and taxi which costs $190 - $550 and takes 9h 34m.

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The distance between New Orleans and Salvation Mountain is 1517 miles. The road distance is 1747.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 11h 59m to get from New Orleans to Salvation Mountain, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from New Orleans Airport to Indio/Palm Springs Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 40m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Orleans to Salvation Mountain is 1747 miles. It takes approximately 27h 11m to drive from New Orleans to Salvation Mountain.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., United Airlines, Southwest Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from New Orleans Airport to Indio/Palm Springs Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Salvation Mountain. 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 line 202 bus which takes 40 min and costs $2.

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Map of how to get from New Orleans to Salvation Mountain.
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  • Distance: 1516.8 miles
  • Duration: 11h 59m

What companies run services between New Orleans, LA, USA and Salvation Mountain, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from New Orleans to Salvation Mountain. However, you can take the line 202 bus to NO Airport Terminal Departures, take the walk to New Orleans airport, fly to Indio/Palm Springs, take the walk to Tahquitz Canyon at Civic, take the line 4 bus to Indian Canyon at Tachevah, take the walk to Palm Springs - Desert Regional Medical Center, take the bus to Chiriaco Summit, then take the drive to Salvation Mountain. Alternatively, you can take the line 202 bus to NO Airport Terminal Departures, take the walk to New Orleans airport, fly to San Diego, take the walk to Terminal 1 Rental Car Shuttle, take the bus to Palm St, take the walk to Middletown Station, take the tram to SDSU Station, take the walk to San Diego State University, take the bus to El Centro, then take the taxi to Salvation Mountain.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New Orleans to Indio/Palm Springs via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from New Orleans to Indio/Palm Springs via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from New Orleans to Indio/Palm Springs via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from New Orleans to Indio/Palm Springs via Dallas
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from New Orleans to San Diego
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from New Orleans to San Diego via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from New Orleans to San Diego via Austin
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from New Orleans to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from New Orleans to San Diego via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from New Orleans to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from New Orleans to San Diego via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from New Orleans to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from New Orleans to Phoenix via Austin
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from New Orleans to Phoenix via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from New Orleans to Phoenix via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from New Orleans to Ontario/San Bernardino via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from New Orleans to Ontario/San Bernardino via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from New Orleans to Ontario/San Bernardino via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from New Orleans to Ontario/San Bernardino via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from New Orleans to Ontario/San Bernardino via Dallas
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles via Austin
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Orleans to Indio/Palm Springs via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from New Orleans to Indio/Palm Springs via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from New Orleans to Indio/Palm Springs via Austin
Ave. Duration
7h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from New Orleans to Indio/Palm Springs via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 54m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from New Orleans to San Diego via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $420
Flights from New Orleans to Yuma via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from New Orleans to Yuma via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from New Orleans to Yuma via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from New Orleans to Yuma via Chicago O'Hare, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
10h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from New Orleans to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from New Orleans to Phoenix via Austin
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from New Orleans to Phoenix via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from New Orleans to Ontario/San Bernardino via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $420
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from New Orleans to El Centro via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8h 29m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from New Orleans to El Centro via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from New Orleans to El Centro via Houston, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from New Orleans to El Centro via Austin, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from New Orleans to El Centro via Dallas, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from New Orleans to El Centro via Las Vegas, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from New Orleans to El Centro via Minneapolis, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10h 16m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $600
Flights from New Orleans to El Centro via Denver, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from New Orleans to El Centro via Atlanta, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10h 34m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $550
Flights from New Orleans to El Centro via Houston Hobby Apt, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New Orleans to Indio/Palm Springs via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from New Orleans to Indio/Palm Springs via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 54m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from New Orleans to San Diego via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $400
Flights from New Orleans to Phoenix via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $430
Flights from New Orleans to Ontario/San Bernardino via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from New Orleans to Ontario/San Bernardino via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $460
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from New Orleans to Indio/Palm Springs via Austin
Ave. Duration
7h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from New Orleans to San Diego via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $420
Flights from New Orleans to Yuma via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from New Orleans to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from New Orleans to San Diego via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $360
Flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New Orleans to Ontario/San Bernardino via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $500
Flights from New Orleans to Ontario/San Bernardino via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $550
Flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $380
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Yuma Amtrak
Ave. Duration
40h 49m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $230
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Premium
$440 - $650
Flexi Coach Seat
$330 - $490
Business Seat
$360 - $550
Bus operators
Blythe Wellness Express
Phone
+61 760.922.1140
Website
blythewellnessexpress.org
Bus from Palm Springs - Desert Regional Medical Center to Chiriaco Summit
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
blythewellnessexpress.org
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from San Diego State University to El Centro
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Night bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport/44th Street Station to El Centro
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from Los Angeles Downtown to Palm Springs Downtown
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Houston Downtown
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Yuma County Intergovernmental Public Transportation Authority
Phone
+1 928-783-2235
Website
ycipta.org
Bus from 3rd Street @ Gila Street to State Street @ 14th Street
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$2
Website
Yuma County Intergovernmental Public Transportation Authority
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from San Bernardino, CA to Indio, CA
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
One Way
$21 - $30
Bus from El Paso to Indio, CA
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
One Way
$65 - $95
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 Houston to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70
Bus from San Antonio to El Paso
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $85
Flexible
$90 - $130
Other operators
Taxi from El Centro to Salvation Mountain
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Taxi Speed
Phone
+52 686 555 5800
Website
facebook.com
Taxi Seguro
Phone
+52 686 554 8834
Website
facebook.com
Taxi Elite
Phone
+52 686 234 0031
Website
facebook.com

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