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Travelers usually depart from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International, New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal, New Orleans, LA-Charles Poydras, or New Orleans-Canal Charles Greyhound station when they travel from New Orleans to Chicago. Book your trip to arrive at O Hare International, Chicago Midway International, Chicago Rockford International, Chicago, IL - Union Station, or Chicago Downtown Greyhound Station. The distance between New Orleans and Chicago is 1350 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and United Airlines. New Orleans and Chicago have 354 direct flights per week.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from New Orleans to Chicago?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between New Orleans and Chicago takes around 2.5 hours.
What is the flight distance between New Orleans and Chicago?
The flight distance between New Orleans and Chicago is 1350 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between New Orleans and Chicago?
Several carriers operate flights between New Orleans and Chicago. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, American Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from New Orleans?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New Orleans and London, Austin, Toronto, Manchester, New York, Las Vegas, Nashville, Orlando, Boston, Dublin, Denver, Philadelphia, Los Angeles, Raleigh, Fort Lauderdale, San Francisco, Paris, Phoenix, Vancouver, Ottawa.
What are the most popular routes to and from Chicago?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chicago and London, Dublin, Manchester, Toronto, Athens, Orlando, San Francisco, Hyderabad, Vilnius, New York, Las Vegas, Edinburgh, Denver, Bangkok, Minneapolis, Riga, Glasgow, Austin, San Juan, Edmonton.
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, Baton Rouge Metropolitan, Gulfport–Biloxi International, Lafayette Regional, Mobile Regional, Mobile Downtown Airport, Hattiesburg–Laurel Regional.
What airports are near Chicago?
The main airport in Chicago is O Hare International. It is also served by General Mitchell International, Gerald R. Ford International, Dane County Regional, Fort Wayne International, General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International, South Bend International, Quad City International, Central Illinois Regional, University of Illinois Willard, Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International.
What buses and trains depart from New Orleans?
A number of bus and train companies depart from New Orleans, including Greyhound.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between New Orleans and Chicago?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between New Orleans and Chicago thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between New Orleans and Chicago can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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