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Travelers usually depart from George Bush Intercontinental, William P. Hobby, Houston, TX-Downtown Transit Center, Houston, or Houston Train Station when they travel from Houston 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 Houston and New Orleans is 490 km. The most popular airlines for this route are WN, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, and Spirit Airlines. Houston and New Orleans have 200 direct flights per week.

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American AirlinesAALAAYesUnknownNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesUnknownNo
United AirlinesUALUAYesUnknownNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNo10 min before flightNo

Frequently asked questions

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

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Houston and New Orleans takes around 1.2 hours.

What is the flight distance between Houston and New Orleans?

The flight distance between Houston and New Orleans is 490 km.

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

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

What are the most popular routes to and from Houston?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Houston and Orlando International, Miami International, Los Angeles International, McCarran International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Tampa International, O Hare International, Logan International, Baltimore–Washington 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, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Tampa International, Dallas Love Field, George Bush Intercontinental, O Hare International, Logan International, Philadelphia International, Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International.

Which airports are there in Houston?

Houston is mainly served by George Bush Intercontinental. But there are other airports nearby, including William P. Hobby, Ellington, David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport.

What airports are near Houston?

The main airport in Houston is George Bush Intercontinental. It is also served by Austin–Bergstrom International, Beaumont Municipal Airport, Jack Brooks Regional, Easterwood, Lake Charles Regional, Victoria Regional.

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, Gulfport–Biloxi International, Mobile Regional, Lafayette Regional, Baton Rouge Metropolitan, Mobile Downtown Airport, Hattiesburg–Laurel Regional.

What buses and trains depart from Houston?

A number of bus and train companies depart from Houston, including Valley Transit.

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