There are 8 ways to get from Tupelo to New Orleans by car, plane, bus or train

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

Drive to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional, fly to New Orleans  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Tupelo to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional
  2. Fly from Columbus Golden Triangle Regional (GTR) to New Orleans (MSY) GTR - MSY

$238 - $1,227

Cheapest option

Bus via Mobile, Al  •  11 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Tupelo, Ms to Birmingham, Al
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Mobile, Al
  3. Take the bus from Mobile, Al to New Orleans, La

$76 - $176

6 alternative options

Fly Tupelo to New Orleans  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Tupelo (TUP) to New Orleans (MSY) TUP - MSY

$122 - $580

Drive to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional, fly to Gulfport/Biloxi, drive  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Tupelo to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional
  2. Fly from Columbus Golden Triangle Regional (GTR) to Gulfport/Biloxi (GPT) GTR - GPT
  3. Drive from Gulfport/Biloxi to New Orleans

$254 - $1,321

Bus  •  13 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Tupelo, Ms to Memphis, Tn
  2. Take the bus from Memphis, Tn to Baton Rouge, La
  3. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to New Orleans, La

$79 - $196

Bus, train via Birmingham Amtrak  •  13 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Tupelo, Ms to Birmingham, Al 3866 / ...
  2. Take the train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak Crescent

$84 - $218

Bus, train  •  13 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Tupelo, Ms to Memphis, Tn 3861 / ...
  2. Take the train from Memphis Central Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak City Of New Orleans

$94 - $235

Drive  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Tupelo to New Orleans 342.7 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tupelo to New Orleans is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tupelo to New Orleans is to fly which costs $120 - $600 and takes 4 h 28 min.

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The distance between Tupelo and New Orleans is 310 miles. The road distance is 342.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 26 min to get from Tupelo to New Orleans, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Tupelo, MS, USA and New Orleans, LA, USA?

Corporate Flight Management, Southwest Airlines and three other airlines fly from Tupelo to New Orleans every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tupelo to New Orleans via Tupelo, Ms, Birmingham, Al, and Mobile, Al in around 11 h 31 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Columbus Golden Triangle Regional to New Orleans via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Columbus Golden Triangle Regional to New Orleans via Atlanta, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
9 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Flights from Tupelo to New Orleans via Nashville, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Columbus Golden Triangle Regional to Gulfport/Biloxi via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Tupelo to New Orleans via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Tupelo to New Orleans via Nashville, Orlando
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Tupelo to New Orleans via Nashville, Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Tupelo to New Orleans via Nashville, Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tupelo to New Orleans via Nashville, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Train from Memphis Central Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $390
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 Tupelo, Ms to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Mobile, Al
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Mobile, Al to New Orleans, La
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Tupelo, Ms to Memphis, Tn
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Memphis, Tn to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$75 - $110
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

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