How to travel from Atlanta, GA to New Orleans, LA

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Travel Information from Atlanta, GA to New Orleans, LA

distanceDistance423 miles (682 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, train or flight
priceTicket price range$22 - $49
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $22 (€19) • 1 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $22 (€19) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreyhound, Spirit Airlines or Amtrak

Take a bus, train or flight to travel 423 miles (682 km) from Atlanta, GA to New Orleans, LA. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Greyhound, Spirit Airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Atlanta, GA to New Orleans, LA.

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from Atlanta, GA to New Orleans, LA

How to get from Atlanta, GA to New Orleans, LA by train, bus or flight.

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train

The best way to travel from Atlanta, GA to New Orleans, LA is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Amtrak
09:08AM12h54
Peachtree Station, Atlanta, GA
09:02PMUnion Passenger Terminal, New Orleans, LA
$521One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Amtrak
09:08AM12h54
Peachtree Station, Atlanta, GA
09:02PMUnion Passenger Terminal, New Orleans, LA
$521One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
American Airlines
05:00AM4h31
Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, GA (ATL)
08:31AMNew Orleans, Louis Armstrong International, LA (MSY)
$3691One-way
1 transfer
Other options
Greyhound
06:55AM11h00
Atlanta, GA
04:55PMNew Orleans, LA
$981One-way
0 transfers
Greyhound
12:20AM9h20
Atlanta, GA
08:40AMNew Orleans, LA
$1821One-way
0 transfers
Greyhound
07:40PM10h45
Atlanta, GA
05:25AMNew Orleans, LA
$1821One-way
0 transfers
Spirit Airlines
03:15PM9h23
Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, GA (ATL)
11:38PMNew Orleans, Louis Armstrong International, LA (MSY)
$2621One-way
1 transfer
Spirit Airlines
04:23PM8h15
Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, GA (ATL)
11:38PMNew Orleans, Louis Armstrong International, LA (MSY)
$3361One-way
1 transfer
American Airlines
12:36PM4h38
Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, GA (ATL)
04:14PMNew Orleans, Louis Armstrong International, LA (MSY)
$3691One-way
1 transfer

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    FAQs: Travel from Atlanta, GA to New Orleans, LA

    FAQs: Travel to New Orleans, LA easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Atlanta, GA to New Orleans, LA.
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    There are 3 options to travel between Atlanta, GA and New Orleans, LA including taking a bus, train or flight.

    The cheapest way to travel to New Orleans, LA from Atlanta, GA is a flight with an average price of $22 (€19).

    This is compared to other travel options from Atlanta, GA to New Orleans, LA:

    Taking a flight costs $16 (€14) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $38 (€33) for the same trip.

    A flight is $26 (€23) less than a train with an average ticket price of $49 (€42) from Atlanta, GA to New Orleans, LA.

    The quickest way to travel between Atlanta, GA and New Orleans, LA is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 30 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

    Getting to New Orleans, LA by bus takes 8 h 55 min on average.

    Getting to New Orleans, LA by train takes 12 h 54 min on average.

    The distance is approximately 423 miles (682 km) from Atlanta, GA to New Orleans, LA.

    The average frequency per day from Atlanta, GA to New Orleans, LA is:

    • 3 buses a day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Atlanta, GA and New Orleans, LA as scheduled services by bus, train or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Atlanta, GA to New Orleans, LA:

      Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Atlanta, GA to New Orleans, LA:

      • You can go to New Orleans, LA from Atlanta, GA by bus with Greyhound or Megabus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $52 (€45) with Greyhound from Atlanta, GA to New Orleans, LA on Omio.
      • You can go to New Orleans, LA from Atlanta, GA by plane with Spirit Airlines or Frontier Airlines. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $22 (€19) with Spirit Airlines from Atlanta, GA to New Orleans, LA on Omio.
      • You can go to New Orleans, LA from Atlanta, GA by train with Amtrak. You'll see cheap train tickets for $38 (€33) with Amtrak from Atlanta, GA to New Orleans, LA on Omio.

      Yes, there are direct routes from Atlanta, GA to New Orleans, LA with the following travel companies:

      • You can check for a direct bus to New Orleans, LA with Greyhound or Megabus with 3 direct buses per day.

      Direct services to New Orleans, LA tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

      Looking to extend your trip from Atlanta, GA to New Orleans, LA? Many Omio customers who go from Atlanta, GA to New Orleans, LA usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Houston, TX, Baton Rouge, LA, Biloxi, MS, Chicago, IL or Los Angeles, CA. If you're looking to explore Houston, TX, Baton Rouge, LA, Biloxi, MS, Chicago, IL or Los Angeles, CA from New Orleans, LA, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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