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There are 8 ways to get from New Orleans to Telluride by plane, bus, shuttle, train or car

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Fly to Telluride  •  6h 46m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Telluride (TEX) MSY - TEX

$221 - $911

Cheapest option

Fly to Cortez, bus  •  10h 13m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Cortez (CEZ) MSY - CEZ
  2. Take the bus from Cortez to Mountain Village

$161 - $591

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Fly to Montrose, bus  •  8h 41m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Montrose (MTJ) MSY - MTJ
  2. Take the bus from Montrose to Telluride

$316 - $1,301

Fly to Durango, shuttle  •  9h 13m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Durango (DRO) MSY - DRO
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Durango to Telluride

$536 - $1,276

Fly to Gunnison, bus  •  9h 44m

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Gunnison (GUC) MSY - GUC
  2. Take the bus from Gunnison to Montrose
  3. Take the bus from Montrose to Telluride

$421 - $1,661

Train, bus  •  2 days 16h

  1. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to San Antonio Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to San Bernardino, Ca
  3. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Grand Junction, Co
  4. Take the bus from Grand Junction, CO to Telluride, CO

$312 - $564

Train, bus via Columbus, Oh  •  2 days 17h

  1. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Birmingham Intermodal Facility
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Columbus, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Grand Junction, Co
  4. Take the bus from Grand Junction, CO to Telluride, CO

$289 - $488

Drive  •  25h 54m

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Telluride 1459.5 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from New Orleans to Telluride is to drive which costs $140 - $210 and takes 25h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from New Orleans to Telluride is to fly which costs $220 - $950 and takes 6h 46m.

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The distance between New Orleans and Telluride is 1161 miles. The road distance is 1459.5 miles.

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The best way to get from New Orleans to Telluride without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 days 16h and costs $310 - $600.

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It takes approximately 6h 46m to get from New Orleans to Telluride, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from New Orleans Airport to Telluride Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 8m and has one stopover.

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Telluride is 1h behind New Orleans. It is currently 11:56 AM in New Orleans and 10:56 AM in Telluride.

Yes, the driving distance between New Orleans to Telluride is 1459 miles. It takes approximately 25h 54m to drive from New Orleans to Telluride.

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Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Boutique Air and United Airlines offer flights from New Orleans Airport to Telluride Airport.

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There are 447+ hotels available in Telluride. Prices start at $273 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 1160.5 miles
  • Duration: 6h 46m

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

United Airlines, Boutique Air and three other airlines fly from New Orleans to Telluride every 2 hours.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New Orleans to Telluride via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from New Orleans to Telluride via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from New Orleans to Telluride via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,800
Flights from New Orleans to Montrose via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from New Orleans to Montrose via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from New Orleans to Montrose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from New Orleans to Montrose via Newark
Ave. Duration
9h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,700
Flights from New Orleans to Montrose via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from New Orleans to Durango via Houston
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from New Orleans to Durango via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from New Orleans to Durango via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from New Orleans to Durango via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from New Orleans to Gunnison via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from New Orleans to Gunnison via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from New Orleans to Gunnison via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from New Orleans to Gunnison via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 48m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from New Orleans to Cortez via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Cortez via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Cortez via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
10h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from New Orleans to Cortez via Dallas, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Cortez via Nashville, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Cortez via Houston Hobby Apt, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Cortez via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Cortez via Austin, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Cortez via Atlanta, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 18m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from New Orleans to Telluride via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from New Orleans to Cortez via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Cortez via Dallas, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Cortez via Nashville, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Cortez via Houston Hobby Apt, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Cortez via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from New Orleans to Cortez via Austin, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from New Orleans to Cortez via Atlanta, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 18m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to Cortez via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 28m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Orleans to Montrose via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from New Orleans to Montrose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 18m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from New Orleans to Montrose via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from New Orleans to Montrose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8h 22m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Flights from New Orleans to Durango via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from New Orleans to Durango via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from New Orleans to Durango via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8h 13m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from New Orleans to Gunnison via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New Orleans to Montrose via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
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 San Antonio Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Room
$350 - $490
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
Mountain Limo
Website
mountain-limo.com
Bus from Montrose to Telluride
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Schedules at
mountain-limo.com
Bus from Gunnison to Montrose
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Schedules at
mountain-limo.com
Bus from Cortez to Mountain Village
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Schedules at
mountain-limo.com
High Up Shuttles
Website
highuptours.com
Shuttle from Durango to Telluride
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$315
Schedules at
highuptours.com
Alpine Express
Website
alpineexpressshuttle.com
Bus from Gunnison to Montrose
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$161
Schedules at
alpineexpressshuttle.com
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 San Antonio, Tx to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
27h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $180
Flexible
$180 - $270
Bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Grand Junction, Co
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $110
Flexible
$110 - $170
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $85
Flexible
$95 - $140
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Grand Junction, Co
Ave. Duration
35h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$150 - $210
Flexible
$210 - $310
Road Runner Stagelines
Website
roadrunnerstagelines.com
Bus from Grand Junction, CO to Telluride, CO
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
roadrunnerstagelines.com
Book at
roadrunnerstagelines.com

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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 - $11.

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