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

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Fly to New Orleans  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to New Orleans (MSY) PHX - MSY

$173 - $619

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  34 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix to San Antonio Tijuana-Monterrey 2 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to New Orleans

$139 - $220

4 alternative options

Fly to Baton Rouge, bus  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Baton Rouge (BTR) PHX - BTR
  2. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to New Orleans, La

$206 - $812

Bus Greyhound USA  •  35 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to Ft Worth, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Houston, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Baton Rouge, La
  4. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to New Orleans, La

$172 - $428

Bus, train  •  38 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to Benson 1444 / ...
  2. Take the train from Benson Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Sunset Limited

$203 - $603

Drive  •  24 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Phoenix to New Orleans 1529.5 miles

$150 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Phoenix to New Orleans is to bus which costs $130 - $220 and takes 34 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Phoenix to New Orleans is to fly which costs $170 - $650 and takes 5 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Phoenix to New Orleans. However, there are services departing from Buckeye Rd & Central Av and arriving at New Orleans via Phoenix, St. Mary's & Pecan, Centro Plaza - Ne Corner and San Antonio. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 24 min.

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The distance between Phoenix and New Orleans is 1321 miles. The road distance is 1529.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Phoenix to New Orleans without a car is to bus which takes 34 h 24 min and costs $130 - $220.

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It takes approximately 5 h 11 min to get from Phoenix to New Orleans, including transfers.

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Phoenix to New Orleans bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Phoenix, Az station.

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The best way to get from Phoenix to New Orleans is to fly which takes 5 h 11 min and costs $170 - $650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $130 - $220 and takes 34 h 24 min.

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The quickest flight from Phoenix Airport to New Orleans Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 55 min.

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Phoenix to New Orleans bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New Orleans, La station.

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Map of how to get from Phoenix to New Orleans.
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  • Distance: 1320.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 11 min

What companies run services between Phoenix, AZ, USA and New Orleans, LA, USA?

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Phoenix to New Orleans hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Phoenix to New Orleans via Buckeye Rd & 24th St, Phoenix, San Antonio, St. Mary's & Pecan, Centro Plaza - Ne Corner, Probandt & King Roger, and San Antonio in around 34 h 24 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Phoenix to New Orleans via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Phoenix to Baton Rouge via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Baton Rouge via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Phoenix to Baton Rouge via El Paso, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Phoenix to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Phoenix to New Orleans via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Phoenix to New Orleans via San Antonio
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Phoenix to New Orleans via Austin
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Phoenix to New Orleans via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Phoenix to New Orleans via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Phoenix to Baton Rouge via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Phoenix to Baton Rouge via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Benson Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
34 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$320 - $470
Business Coach Seat
$390 - $550
Room
$700 - $1,000
Bus operators
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 Baton Rouge, La to New Orleans, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Phoenix, Az to Ft Worth, Tx
Ave. Duration
21 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $160
Flexible
$180 - $250
Bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Houston, Tx to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Phoenix, Az to Benson
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Phoenix to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
20 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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