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

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Bus, drive  •  11h 2m

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La
  2. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to Grenada, Ms
  3. Drive from Grenada, Ms to Starkville

$52 - $125

3 alternative options

Train, bus, drive  •  12h 8m

  1. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Birmingham Intermodal Facility
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Tupelo, Ms
  3. Drive from Tupelo, Ms to Starkville

$83 - $208

Drive  •  5h 27m

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Starkville 298.8 miles

$29 - $45

Fly, taxi  •  5h 56m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional (GTR) MSY - GTR
  2. Take a taxi from Columbus Golden Triangle Regional to Starkville

$186 - $597

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

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

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The distance between New Orleans and Starkville is 254 miles. The road distance is 298.8 miles.

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

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There is no direct flight from New Orleans Airport to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 42m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Orleans to Starkville is 299 miles. It takes approximately 5h 27m to drive from New Orleans to Starkville.

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Spirit Airlines, Southwest Airlines and Delta offer flights from New Orleans Airport to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional Airport.

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There are 15+ hotels available in Starkville. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from New Orleans to New Orleans Airport is to Bus which takes 38m and costs $1 - $17.

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Map of how to get from New Orleans to Starkville.
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  • Distance: 254 miles
  • Duration: 11h 2m

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 Birmingham Intermodal Facility, take the walk to Birmingham, Al, 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
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Birmingham Intermodal Facility
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
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
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 New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Baton Rouge, La to Grenada, Ms
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Tupelo, Ms
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Other operators
Taxi from Columbus Golden Triangle Regional to Starkville
Ave. Duration
36m
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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