There are 4 ways to get from New Orleans to Starkville by bus, car, train, plane or taxi

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

Bus, drive  •  11 h 2 min

$52 - $125

3 alternative options

Train, bus, drive  •  13 h 50 min

$91 - $226

Drive  •  5 h 27 min

  1. 298.8 miles

$29 - $45

Fly, taxi  •  5 h 49 min

  1. MSY - GTR

$274 - $1,077

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

There is no direct connection from New Orleans to Starkville. However, you can take the bus to Baton Rouge, La, take the bus to Grenada, Ms, then take the drive to Starkville. Alternatively, you can take the train to Memphis Central Station, take the walk to Central Station, take the line 12 bus to Hudson Transit Center, take the line 19 bus to Poplar Ave at Dunlap St, take the walk to Memphis, Tn, take the bus to Tupelo, Ms, then take the drive to Starkville.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New Orleans to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Memphis Central Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $390
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 Grenada, Ms
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Memphis, Tn to Tupelo, Ms
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Other operators
Taxi from Columbus Golden Triangle Regional to Starkville
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New Orleans and Starkville is 406 km. The road distance is 478 km.

The cheapest way to get from New Orleans to Starkville is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 27 min.

The quickest way to get from New Orleans to Starkville is to drive which takes 5 h 27 min and costs $29 - $45.

It takes approximately 11 h 2 min to get from New Orleans to Starkville, including transfers.