Travel from New-Orleans to Tuscaloosa

Bus or train from New Orleans to Tuscaloosa?

Amtrak operates a train from New Orleans to Tuscaloosa once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $140 and the journey takes 5 hours 44 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New Orleans to Tuscaloosa via Mobile, AL and Tuscaloosa, AL in around 8 hours 21 minutes.

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How to get from New Orleans to Tuscaloosa

ModeDurationPrice
From New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak train to Tuscaloosa Amtrak.5 h 44 min$96
From New Orleans, LA bus to Mobile, AL, bus to Tuscaloosa, AL, then taxi to Tuscaloosa.8 h 21 min$98
From New Orleans drive to Tuscaloosa.4 h 48 min$35
From Carrollton bus to New Orleans airport, fly to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional airport, then drive to Tuscaloosa.6 h 40 min$288
From Carrollton bus to New Orleans airport, fly to Birmingham airport, line 20 bus to Central Station, walk to Birmingham, AL, bus to Tuscaloosa, AL, then taxi to Tuscaloosa.7 h 42 min$452

How long does it take to get from New Orleans to Tuscaloosa?

The train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Tuscaloosa Amtrak takes 5 hours 44 minutes including transfers and departs once daily.

Is there a direct train between New Orleans and Tuscaloosa?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak and arriving at Tuscaloosa Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 hours 44 minutes.

Operators from New Orleans to Tuscaloosa

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak
Greyhound USA+1 214-849-8100Greyhound USA
Jefferson Transit JeT(504) 818-1077Jefferson Transit JeT
DeltaDelta
Southwest AirlinesSouthwest Airlines
Spirit AirlinesSpirit Airlines
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
American AirlinesAmerican Airlines
BJCTA MAX+1 205 521 0101BJCTA MAX