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

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

Fly to Charleston  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Charleston (CRW) MSY - CRW

$194 - $933

Cheapest option

Bus  •  22 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Winston Salem, Nc
  3. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Charleston, Wv

$111 - $268

4 alternative options

Fly to Reagan Washington, train  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Reagan Washington (DCA) MSY - DCA
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Martinsburg Caperton Transportation Center

$152 - $549

Train, bus  •  26 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
  3. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Charleston, Wv

$154 - $420

Train  •  30 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak Crescent
  2. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Charleston Amtrak Cardinal

$183 - $526

Drive  •  15 h 4 min

  1. Drive from New Orleans to Charleston 914.1 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New Orleans to West Virginia is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 15 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Orleans to West Virginia is to fly which costs $190 - $950 and takes 5 h 22 min.

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The distance between New Orleans and West Virginia is 794 miles. The road distance is 914.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to get from New Orleans to West Virginia, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Orleans to West Virginia. However, there are services departing from New Orleans, La and arriving at Charleston, Wv via Atlanta, Ga and Winston Salem, Nc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New Orleans to West Virginia. However, there are services departing from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak and arriving at Charleston Amtrak via Charlottesville Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 41 min.

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

Delta, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from New Orleans to Charleston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New Orleans to Charleston via Atlanta, Ga and Winston Salem, Nc in around 22 h 1 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Orleans to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from New Orleans to Charleston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from New Orleans to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from New Orleans to Reagan Washington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New Orleans to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New Orleans to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New Orleans to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from New Orleans to Reagan Washington via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New Orleans to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from New Orleans to Charleston via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from New Orleans to Charleston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Martinsburg Caperton Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$150 - $210
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Business Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Room
$470 - $650
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
23 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $210
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $400
Room
$500 - $750
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Charleston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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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 Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Charleston, Wv
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $20

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