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There are 7 ways to get from New York to Mississippi by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from New York La Guardia  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Memphis (MEM) LGA - MEM

$191 - $490

Cheapest option

Bus Wanda Coach  •  25 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from New York to Jackson Nyc

$25 - $30

5 alternative options

Fly from Newark  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Memphis (MEM) EWR - MEM

$203 - $537

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Memphis (MEM) PHL - MEM

$261 - $670

Train, bus  •  27 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Birmingham Intermodal Facility Crescent
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Jackson, Ms 1523 / ...

$164 - $460

Bus Greyhound USA  •  30 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Atlanta, Ga 1081 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Jackson, Ms 1523 / ...

$128 - $323

Drive  •  20 h 8 min

  1. Drive from New York to Jackson 1205 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Mississippi is to bus which costs $25 - $30 and takes 25 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Mississippi is to fly which costs $200 - $550 and takes 4 h 45 min.

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The distance between New York and Mississippi is 1026 miles. The road distance is 1205 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Mississippi without a car is to bus which takes 25 h 10 min and costs $25 - $30.

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It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from New York to Mississippi, including transfers.

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The best way to get from New York to Mississippi is to fly which takes 4 h 53 min and costs $190 - $490. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $25 - $30 and takes 25 h 10 min.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Memphis Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 4 min.

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Mississippi is 1 h behind New York. It is currently 7:52 AM in New York and 6:52 AM in Mississippi.

Yes, the driving distance between New York to Mississippi is 1205 miles. It takes approximately 20 h 8 min to drive from New York to Mississippi.

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Memphis Airport.

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Map of how to get from New York to Mississippi.
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  • Distance: 1025.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 53 min

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Mississippi, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from New York to Southaven hourly. Alternatively, Wanda Coach operates a bus from New York to Jackson 3 times a week, and the journey takes 25 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Newark to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Memphis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Memphis via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from Newark to Memphis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Memphis
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Memphis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Memphis via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Memphis
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Newark to Memphis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Memphis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Birmingham Intermodal Facility
Ave. Duration
22 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Bus operators
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York to Jackson
Ave. Duration
25 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
wandacoach.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 Birmingham, Al to Jackson, Ms
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from New York, Ny to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $220
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Jackson, Ms
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100

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