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New Orleans travel tips

1) Watch a film at the Prytania Theatre, built in 1914 in New Orleans

You may choose among the Hollywood hits, great classics and cartoons at the Prytania Theatre in New Orleans. This old-school theatre was built in 1914, and it is the oldest cinema in New Orleans. Do not miss the organ that was used in silent films on the stage. The prices vary from $5-7. If you prefer classics, choose a night session.

2) Try the born in New Orleans Po’ Boy sandwich

People are sure that the Lousianna's signature Po' Boy sandwich was born in New Orleans. It does not matter if it is true, but the taste of Po' Boy sandwiches is really great here. Head to any street food van and order this toasted French bread with fried meat, tomatoes, romaine lettuce, pickles, and hot sauce for a Creole “kick.”

3) See how New Orleans recovered after Hurricane Katrina at the Freret Market

The Freret Market at 4421 Freret Street in New Orleans exists for a good cause. It was opened after Hurricane Katrina to recover the city. Wander the stalls, look for great souvenirs, and try foods. They always have live music here. Check it out!

Travelers usually depart from Austin–Bergstrom International, Austin, TX - Greyhound Station, Austin, TX Train Station, Austin-South Congress, or Austin-South Congress when they travel from Austin 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 Austin and New Orleans is 714 km. The most popular airlines for this route are American Airlines, United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and Frontier Airlines. Austin and New Orleans have 191 direct flights per week.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
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Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
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Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Austin to New Orleans?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Austin and New Orleans takes around 1.5 hours.
What is the flight distance between Austin and New Orleans?
The flight distance between Austin and New Orleans is 714 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Austin and New Orleans?
Several carriers operate flights between Austin and New Orleans. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include American Airlines, Alaska Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Austin?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Austin and Las Vegas, Denver, Orlando, Washington, D.C., San Francisco, San Diego, Chicago, Philadelphia, Seattle, Salt Lake City, Los Angeles, Paris, London, Minneapolis, Atlanta, Cincinnati, New York, Detroit, Santa Ana, Indianapolis.
What are the most popular routes to and from New Orleans?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New Orleans and Denver, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Raleigh, New York, Cincinnati, Washington, D.C., Orlando, Salt Lake City, Atlanta, Chicago, Phoenix, Las Vegas, San Diego, Fort Lauderdale, Pittsburgh, Minneapolis, Boston, Portland.
Which airports are there in Austin?
Austin is mainly served by Austin–Bergstrom International. But there are other airports nearby, including Austin Municipal Airport, Austin Airport.
What airports are near Austin?
The main airport in Austin is Austin–Bergstrom International. It is also served by George Bush Intercontinental, San Antonio International, William P. Hobby, Killeen–Fort Hood Regional, Victoria Regional, Waco Regional, Easterwood, Corsicana, David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport.
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, Baton Rouge Metropolitan, Gulfport–Biloxi International, Mobile Regional, Mobile Downtown Airport, Hattiesburg–Laurel Regional.
What buses and trains depart from Austin?
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