Travel and Ground Transportation


 

Travel to New Orleans

 

Take a Bus to New Orleans

Greyhound

With over 3700 locations in North America, you can get to New Orleans on Greyhound Bus lines from practically anywhere.

You can book a trip here on Greyhound via their website at www.greyhound.com or by phone at (800) 229-9424 or (800) 531-5332 (en Espanol). Note: Advance purchase is not available to customers outside the U.S. Do not call the local terminal to order tickets in advance.

 

Take a Train to New Orleans

Amtrak

Amtrak offers routes to New Orleans from a number of cities across the country. Three trains service the New Orleans area:

  • City of New Orleans: Daily service originating in Chicago with stops in Carbondale IL, Memphis TN, Jackson MS and small towns along the way. Amenities include: Checked Baggage Service, Lounge, Dinette, Cafe and Snack Cars, Dining Car. Click here for more information.

  • Crescent: Daily service originating in New York City at Penn Station, with stops in Philadelphia PA, Baltimore MD, Washington DC, Charlotte NC, Atlanta GA, Birmingham AL, Meridian MS, and small towns along the way. Amenities include: Checked Baggage Service, Lounge, Dinette, Cafe and Snack Cars, Dining Car. Click here for more information.

  • Sunset Limited: Departs 3 days a week from Los Angeles, with stops in Tucson AZ, San Antonio TX and Houston TX and small towns along the way. Amenities include: Non-Smoking Policy, Checked Baggage Service, Lounge, Dinette, Cafe and Snack Cars, Dining Car. Click here for more information.

 

Take a Flight to New Orleans

Flight service to New Orleans is provided by the Louis Armstrong International Airport (MSY) located in Kenner, LA just outside of the city of New Orleans.  Direct service to MSY is provided by several airline carriers.  See airline carrier list below and call or visit their websites for reservations. 

Air Canada  1-888-247-2262  www.aircanada.com

Air Tran 1-800-247-8726  www.airtran.com

American Airlines – 1800-433-7300   www.aa.com

Delta 1-800 221-1212  www.delta.com 

Frontier Airline  1-800-432-1359  www.flyfrontier.com

Jet Blue 1-800-538-2583  www.jetblue.com

Southwest  1-800-435-9792  www.southwest.com

United  1-800-241-6522  www.united.com

US Airways 1-800-428-4322  www.usairways.com