There are 6 ways to get from New Orleans to Shreveport by bus, train, car or plane

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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Bus via Baton Rouge, La  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La 1281 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to Shreveport, La 3808 / ...

$44 - $107

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Shreveport, La 3808 / ...

$35 - $95

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Lafayette Amtrak Sunset Limited
  2. Take the bus from Lafayette, La to Shreveport, La 3808 / ...

$60 - $145

Drive  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Shreveport 343.5 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Shreveport  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Shreveport (SHV) MSY - SHV

$178 - $602

Fly to Longview, bus  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Longview (GGG) MSY - GGG
  2. Take the bus from Longview, Tx to Shreveport, La

$72 - $259

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New Orleans to Shreveport is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Orleans to Shreveport is to fly which takes 4 h 50 min and costs $170 - $600.

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The distance between New Orleans and Shreveport is 451 km. The road distance is 550 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 41 min to get from New Orleans to Shreveport, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New Orleans, La and arriving at Shreveport, La. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 55 min.

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

You can take a bus from New Orleans to Shreveport via Baton Rouge, La in around 7 h 41 min. Alternatively, United Airlines, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from New Orleans to Shreveport hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Orleans to Shreveport via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from New Orleans to Shreveport via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from New Orleans to Longview via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New Orleans to Shreveport via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New Orleans to Shreveport via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Lafayette Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Baton Rouge, La to Shreveport, La
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from New Orleans, La to Shreveport, La
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95
Bus from Lafayette, La to Shreveport, La
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Longview, Tx to Shreveport, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $29

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