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Travelers usually depart from Detroit Metropolitan, Detroit, MI Train station, Detroit, or Detroit-Southwest when they travel from Detroit to New Orleans. Book your trip to arrive at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International, New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal, New Orleans, LA-Charles Poydras, or New Orleans-Canal Charles Greyhound station. The distance between Detroit and New Orleans is 1493 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Delta Air Lines, WN, Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, and United Airlines. Detroit and New Orleans have 215 direct flights per week.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesUnknownNo
WNSWAWNNoUnknownNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNo10 min before flightNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesUnknownNo
United AirlinesUALUAYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Detroit to New Orleans?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Detroit and New Orleans takes around 2.6 hours.

What is the flight distance between Detroit and New Orleans?

The flight distance between Detroit and New Orleans is 1493 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Detroit and New Orleans?

Several carriers operate flights between Detroit and New Orleans. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Delta Air Lines, Spirit Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from Detroit?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Detroit and Orlando International, McCarran International, Miami International, LaGuardia, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Tampa International, George Bush Intercontinental, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Southwest Florida International.

What are the most popular routes to and from New Orleans?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New Orleans and Orlando International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Tampa International, George Bush Intercontinental, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, O Hare International, Philadelphia International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International, Concord Regional.

Which airports are there in Detroit?

Detroit is mainly served by Detroit Metropolitan. But there are other airports nearby, including Willow Run Airport, Coleman A. Young Municipal Airport.

What airports are near Detroit?

The main airport in Detroit is Detroit Metropolitan. It is also served by Cleveland Hopkins International, Gerald R. Ford International, Bishop International, Akron–Canton, Fort Wayne International, Capital Region International, Toledo Express, MBS International, Windsor International, London International.

What airports are near New Orleans?

The main airport in New Orleans is Louis Armstrong New Orleans International. It is also served by Louis Armstrong New Orleans International, Lafayette Regional, Gulfport–Biloxi International, Baton Rouge Metropolitan, Mobile Regional, Hattiesburg–Laurel Regional, Mobile Downtown Airport.

What buses and trains depart from Detroit?

A number of bus and train companies depart from Detroit, including Greyhound, Indian Trails.

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