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New Orleans travel tips

1) Go observing street art in New Orleans

When you walk around New Orleans, you can see fantastic artwork by a local artist Hurricane Katrina. Head to N. Villere Street to find the most famous “Rat and a girl.” All murals are not just beautiful but thought-provoking as well.

2) Visit the Laura Plantation in New Orleans, so beautiful and terrifying at the same time

The Laura Plantation in New Orleans is one of the oldest and best-preserved mansions of the 1800s. See the manor house, slave's quarters, sugar fields, and gardens. The staff will impress you with interesting stories.

3) See the place of the last international battle on American soil near New Orleans

Go a bit out of New Orleans to visit the Chalmette Battlefield; this is where the last international battle on American soil took place on January 8, 1815. You can visit it for free and stroll around a huge area with interesting artefacts. The Creole Queen river cruise will be a great ending to this walk.

Travelers usually depart from Los Angeles International, Los Angeles, CA Bus Station, Los Angeles, CA - Union Station, Los Angeles - Westwood Amtrak, or Los Angeles, CA - Maravilla when they travel from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles and New Orleans is 2685 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and Frontier Airlines. Los Angeles and New Orleans have 339 direct flights per week.

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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 Los Angeles to New Orleans?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Los Angeles and New Orleans takes around 3.7 hours.
What is the flight distance between Los Angeles and New Orleans?
The flight distance between Los Angeles and New Orleans is 2685 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Los Angeles and New Orleans?
Several carriers operate flights between Los Angeles and New Orleans. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Delta Air Lines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Los Angeles?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Los Angeles and Paris, Guadalajara, Cancún, Mexico City, Las Vegas, Denver, New York, London, Atlanta, Barcelona, Rome, Amsterdam, Chicago, Cincinnati, Washington, D.C., Lisbon, Berlin, San José del Cabo, Madrid, Munich.
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, Raleigh, New York, Cincinnati, Washington, D.C., Orlando, Austin, Salt Lake City, Atlanta, Chicago, Phoenix, Las Vegas, San Diego, Fort Lauderdale, Pittsburgh, Minneapolis, Boston, Portland.
What airports are near Los Angeles?
The main airport in Los Angeles is Los Angeles International. It is also served by Los Angeles International, San Diego International, Ontario International, Tijuana International, John Wayne, Hollywood Burbank, Long Beach, Palm Springs International, Santa Maria Public, Santa Barbara Municipal.
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, Baton Rouge Metropolitan, Lafayette Regional, Gulfport–Biloxi International, Hattiesburg–Laurel Regional, Mobile Downtown Airport.
What buses and trains depart from Los Angeles?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Los Angeles, including Amtrak train.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Los Angeles and New Orleans?
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