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There are 11 ways to get from Oklahoma City to Louisiana 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.

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Fly to New Orleans  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Oklahoma City (OKC) to New Orleans (MSY) OKC - MSY

$182 - $366

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Bus  •  18 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Dallas, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to New Orleans, La

$89 - $227

9 alternative options

Fly to Shreveport  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Oklahoma City (OKC) to Shreveport (SHV) OKC - SHV

$199 - $901

Fly to Lake Charles  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Oklahoma City (OKC) to Lake Charles (LCH) OKC - LCH

$184 - $793

Fly to Lafayette  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Oklahoma City (OKC) to Lafayette (LFT) OKC - LFT

$182 - $829

Fly to Baton Rouge  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Oklahoma City (OKC) to Baton Rouge (BTR) OKC - BTR

$213 - $942

Train, bus via Houston, TX  •  18 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Oklahoma City Amtrak to Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center
  2. Take the train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transit Center to Victory Station Tre
  3. Take the bus from Dallas/Forth Worth to Houston, TX
  4. Take the bus from Houston, TX to New Orleans, LA

$92 - $192

Train, bus  •  18 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Oklahoma City Amtrak to Dallas Union Station
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Shreveport, La
  3. Take the bus from Shreveport, La to New Orleans, La

$110 - $273

Train, bus #2  •  22 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Oklahoma City Amtrak to Dallas Union Station
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx
  3. Take the train from Houston Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal

$137 - $346

Train  •  29 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Oklahoma City Amtrak to Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center
  2. Take the train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to San Antonio Amtrak
  3. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal

$177 - $471

Drive  •  11 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Oklahoma City to New Orleans 728 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Oklahoma City to Louisiana is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 11 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oklahoma City to Louisiana is to fly which costs $190 - $900 and takes 4 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oklahoma City to Louisiana. However, there are services departing from Oklahoma City, Ok and arriving at New Orleans, La via Dallas, Tx and Houston, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Oklahoma City to Louisiana. However, there are services departing from Oklahoma City Amtrak and arriving at New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal via Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center and San Antonio Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 2 min.

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The distance between Oklahoma City and Louisiana is 452 miles. The road distance is 728 miles.

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The best way to get from Oklahoma City to Louisiana without a car is to train and bus which takes 18 h 10 min and costs $90 - $200.

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It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from Oklahoma City to Louisiana, including transfers.

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Oklahoma City to Louisiana bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Oklahoma City, Ok station.

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Oklahoma City to Louisiana train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Oklahoma City Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Oklahoma City to Louisiana is to fly which takes 4 h 30 min and costs $180 - $370. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $85 - $230 and takes 18 h 55 min, you could also train, which costs $170 - $480 and takes 29 h 2 min.

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Map of how to get from Oklahoma City to Louisiana.
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  • Distance: 452.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 30 min

What companies run services between Oklahoma City, OK, USA and Louisiana, USA?

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Oklahoma City to Kenner hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oklahoma City to New Orleans via Dallas, Tx and Houston, Tx in around 18 h 55 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Oklahoma City to New Orleans via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from Oklahoma City to Shreveport via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Oklahoma City to Shreveport via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Oklahoma City to Lake Charles via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Oklahoma City to Lake Charles via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Oklahoma City to Lafayette via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Oklahoma City to Baton Rouge via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Oklahoma City to New Orleans via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Flights from Oklahoma City to Shreveport via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Oklahoma City to Lake Charles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Oklahoma City to Lafayette via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Oklahoma City to Baton Rouge via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Oklahoma City to New Orleans via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $650
Flights from Oklahoma City to New Orleans via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $650
Flights from Oklahoma City to New Orleans via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Oklahoma City to Shreveport via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Oklahoma City to Lafayette via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Oklahoma City to Baton Rouge via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
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 Oklahoma City Amtrak to Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Oklahoma City Amtrak to Dallas Union Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Train from Houston Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $370
Train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $330
Train from San Antonio Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
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
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Phone
214-979-1111
Website
dart.org
Train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transit Center to Victory Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Dallas/Forth Worth to Houston, TX
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Houston, TX to New Orleans, LA
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Book at
megabus.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 Dallas, Tx to Shreveport, La
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Shreveport, La to New Orleans, La
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95
Bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Houston, Tx to New Orleans, La
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95

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There is no direct flight from Oklahoma City Airport to New Orleans Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Oklahoma City to Louisiana bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New Orleans, La station.

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Oklahoma City to Louisiana train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oklahoma City to Louisiana is 728 miles. It takes approximately 11 h 47 min to drive from Oklahoma City to Louisiana.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Oklahoma City Airport to New Orleans Airport.

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Book your Oklahoma City to Louisiana train tickets online with Rome2rio.

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Book your Oklahoma City to Louisiana bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and Greyhound.

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The best way to get from Oklahoma City to Oklahoma City Airport is to line 801 bus which takes 15 min and costs $12 - $17.

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