There are 5 ways to get from New Orleans to Seattle by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Seattle (SEA) MSY - SEA

$154 - $281

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Houston, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Denver, Co
  4. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Stanfield
  5. Take the bus from Stanfield to Seattle, Wa

$291 - $746

Train  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak City Of New Orleans
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak Empire Builder

$395 - $1,205

Bus via Los Angeles, Ca  •  2 days 22 h

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans to San Antonio, TX
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to Los Angeles
  3. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Seattle, Wa

$260 - $535

Drive  •  42 h 25 min

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Seattle 2735.5 miles

$260 - $390

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New Orleans to Seattle is to fly which costs $150 - $290 and takes 6 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Orleans to Seattle is to fly which costs $150 - $290 and takes 6 h 55 min.

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The distance between New Orleans and Seattle is 2111 miles. The road distance is 2735.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 55 min to get from New Orleans to Seattle, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Orleans to Seattle. However, there are services departing from New Orleans, La and arriving at Seattle, Wa via Houston, Tx, Dallas, Tx, Denver, Co and Stanfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 16 h.

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No, there is no direct train from New Orleans to Seattle station. However, there are services departing from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak and arriving at Seattle King Street Station Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 18 h.

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

Delta, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and three other airlines fly from New Orleans to Seattle hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New Orleans to Seattle via Houston, Tx, Dallas, Tx, Denver, Co, and Stanfield in around 2 days 16 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New Orleans to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Seattle via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Seattle via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Seattle via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New Orleans to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from New Orleans to Seattle via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Orleans to Seattle via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New Orleans to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from New Orleans to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
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 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 Seattle King Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
46 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Bus operators
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 Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95
Bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
19 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $150
Flexible
$160 - $220
Bus from Denver, Co to Stanfield
Ave. Duration
25 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $190
Flexible
$220 - $290
Bus from Stanfield to Seattle, Wa
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Seattle, Wa
Ave. Duration
27 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $280
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $180
Flexible
$210 - $280
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
30 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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