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Travelers usually depart from O Hare International, Chicago Midway International, Chicago Rockford International, Chicago Union Station, or Chicago Downtown Greyhound Station when they travel from Chicago 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 Chicago and New Orleans is 1350 km. The most popular airlines for this route are WN, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and United Airlines. Chicago and New Orleans have 204 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Chicago to New Orleans

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

Frequently asked questions

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

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Chicago and New Orleans takes around 2.5 hours.

What is the flight distance between Chicago and New Orleans?

The flight distance between Chicago and New Orleans is 1350 km.

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

Several carriers operate flights between Chicago and New Orleans. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, American Airlines, WN.

What are the most popular routes to and from Chicago?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chicago and Orlando International, Miami International, Los Angeles International, McCarran International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Tampa International, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, George Bush Intercontinental.

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

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New Orleans and Miami International, Los Angeles International, McCarran International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Tampa International, O Hare International, Logan International, Philadelphia International, Detroit Metropolitan.

Which airports are there in Chicago?

Chicago is mainly served by Chicago Midway International. But there are other airports nearby, including Chicago Rockford International, O Hare International.

What airports are near Chicago?

The main airport in Chicago is Chicago Midway International. It is also served by Gerald R. Ford International, General Mitchell International, Dane County Regional, Fort Wayne International, General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International, South Bend International, Quad City International, Central Illinois Regional, Decatur, Kalamazoo/Battle Creek 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, Mobile Regional, Gulfport–Biloxi International, Baton Rouge Metropolitan, Lafayette Regional, Mobile Downtown Airport, Hattiesburg–Laurel Regional.

What buses and trains depart from Chicago?

A number of bus and train companies depart from Chicago, including Greyhound.

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