There are 7 ways to get from Savannah to New Orleans by plane, bus, car or train

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Fly to New Orleans  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Savannah (SAV) to New Orleans (MSY) SAV - MSY

$146 - $822

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Bus  •  13 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Savannah, Ga to Atlanta, Ga 3956 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to New Orleans, La 1563 / ...

$75 - $190

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Fly to Baton Rouge, bus  •  7 h 7 min

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

$199 - $445

Fly to Gulfport/Biloxi, drive  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Savannah (SAV) to Gulfport/Biloxi (GPT) SAV - GPT
  2. Drive from Gulfport/Biloxi to New Orleans

$172 - $406

Savannah 16 , bus  •  13 h 43 min

  1. Take the Savannah 16 from Savannah, GA to Atlanta Airport, GA
  2. Take the bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to New Orleans

$118 - $138

Train  •  30 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Savannah Amtrak to Selma-Smithfield Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Selma-Smithfield Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
  3. Take the train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal

$196 - $555

Drive  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Savannah to New Orleans 645 miles

$60 - $95

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No, there is no direct bus from Savannah to New Orleans. However, there are services departing from Savannah, Ga and arriving at New Orleans, La via Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Savannah to New Orleans. However, there are services departing from Savannah Amtrak and arriving at New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal via Selma-Smithfield Amtrak and Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 11 min.

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The distance between Savannah and New Orleans is 554 miles. The road distance is 645 miles.

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The best way to get from Savannah to New Orleans without a car is to Savannah 16 and bus which takes 13 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to get from Savannah to New Orleans, including transfers.

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Savannah to New Orleans bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Savannah, Ga station.

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Savannah to New Orleans train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Savannah Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Savannah to New Orleans is to fly which takes 5 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can Savannah 16 and bus, which costs and takes 13 h 43 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 30 h 11 min.

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There is no direct flight from Savannah Airport to New Orleans Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 27 min and has one stopover.

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Savannah 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 Savannah to New Orleans.
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  • Distance: 554.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 25 min

What companies run services between Savannah, GA, USA and New Orleans, LA, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Savannah to New Orleans hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Savannah to New Orleans via Atlanta Airport, GA, Airport Station, Civic Center Station, and Marta Civic Center Station - Nb in around 13 h 43 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Savannah to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Savannah to Baton Rouge via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Savannah to Gulfport/Biloxi via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Savannah to New Orleans via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Savannah to New Orleans via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Savannah to New Orleans via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Savannah to New Orleans via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Savannah to Baton Rouge via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Savannah to Baton Rouge via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Savannah to Gulfport/Biloxi via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Savannah to Gulfport/Biloxi via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Savannah to New Orleans via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Savannah to New Orleans via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Savannah to New Orleans via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Savannah to New Orleans via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Savannah to Baton Rouge via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from Savannah to Gulfport/Biloxi via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Savannah to New Orleans via Boston
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
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 Savannah Amtrak to Selma-Smithfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $350
Train from Selma-Smithfield Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 h 10 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
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 Savannah, Ga to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $70
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to New Orleans, La
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Savannah16
Phone
+1-404-500-3966
Website
savannah16.com
Bus from Savannah, GA to Atlanta Airport, GA
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
savannah16.com
Book at
savannah16.com
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New Orleans is 1 h behind Savannah. It is currently 10:20 AM in Savannah and 9:20 AM in New Orleans.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Savannah to New Orleans is 645 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 48 min to drive from Savannah to New Orleans.

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JetBlue Airways, United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Savannah Airport to New Orleans Airport.

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Book your Savannah to New Orleans bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 656+ hotels available in New Orleans. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Savannah to Savannah Airport is to bus which takes 25 min and costs .

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