How to travel from New Orleans, LA to New York City

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Travel Information between New Orleans, LA and New York City

distanceDistance1166 miles (1880 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$172 - $277
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $172 (€162) • 2 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $172 (€162) • 2 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreyhound, Spirit Airlines or Amtrak

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 1166 miles (1880 km) between New Orleans, LA and New York City. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $172 (€162). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Greyhound, Spirit Airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from New Orleans, LA to New York City.

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There are 4 ways to get from New Orleans, LA to New York City: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to New York City from New Orleans, LA is by taking a flight, which costs on average $172 (€162).

This is compared to other ways of getting to New York City:

Taking a flight is about $14 (€14) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $186 (€176) for this journey.

A flight is $105 (€99) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from New Orleans, LA to New York City costing on average $277 (€261).

The fastest way to get to New York City from New Orleans, LA is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 55 min.

Other travel options to New York City can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 32 h 25 min   on average.

In comparison, going by train can take 30 h 56 min   on average.

You should expect to travel around 1166 miles (1880 km) between New Orleans, LA and New York City.

The average frequency per day from New Orleans, LA to New York City is:

  • Around 1 bus per day.
  • 1 train a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from New Orleans, LA to New York City as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from New Orleans, LA to New York City, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • Travel with Greyhound to go to New York City by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Greyhound New Orleans, LA to New York City tickets on Omio for $186 (€176).
    • Travel with Spirit Airlines to go to New York City by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Spirit Airlines New Orleans, LA to New York City tickets on Omio for $172 (€162).
    • Amtrak can get you to New York City by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Amtrak from New Orleans, LA to New York City for $277 (€261) on Omio.
    Your trip from New Orleans, LA to New York City doesn't have to end in New York City. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Madrid or London. If you’d like to add Paris, Madrid or London to your New Orleans, LA to New York City tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from New York City today!

    When planning your trip from New Orleans, LA to New York City, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Bus tickets cost on average $186 (€176) one way.
    • Plane tickets are costing $172 (€162) one way on average.
    • Train tickets cost on average $277 (€261) one way.

    However, we recommend buying tickets from New Orleans, LA to New York City online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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