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New Orleans travel tips

1) The Garden District in New Orleans is a must for you if you like great architecture

Make sure to walk around the Garden District in New Orleans to see incredible buildings. The white-coloured Walter Grinnan Robinson House at Third Street or the Italian-style Colonel Short's Villa at Fourth Street are beautiful!

2) Escape from the city fuss to the Hyams Fountain Gardens in New Orleans

The Hyams Fountain Gardens in New Orleans offers you a relaxed atmosphere, as you can understand from the name. You will find lush gardens and huge jingling fountains. Snack with some French bakery and a cup of coffee from the O'Delice French Bakery if you get hungry.

3) Visit great outlets at Lower Canal Street in New Orleans

Have a stroll around Lower Canal Street in New Orleans; it is filled with sophisticated white buildings and palms along the road. The Outlet Collection is a must-visit for shopping lovers; the Ralph Loren and Sketchers outlets are the most favourite among locals.

Travelers usually depart from Washington Dulles International, Baltimore–Washington International, Ronald Reagan Washington National, Washington, DC - Union Station, or Washington DC - Parking Convention Center DC when they travel from Washington, D.C. 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 Washington, D.C. and New Orleans is 1607 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, and Frontier Airlines. Washington, D.C. and New Orleans have 284 direct flights per week.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
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Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
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American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Washington, D.C. to New Orleans?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Washington, D.C. and New Orleans takes around 3.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Washington, D.C. and New Orleans?
The flight distance between Washington, D.C. and New Orleans is 1607 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Washington, D.C. and New Orleans?
Several carriers operate flights between Washington, D.C. and New Orleans. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, United Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Washington, D.C.?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Washington, D.C. and Denver, Las Vegas, Orlando, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Austin, Phoenix, Atlanta, Fort Lauderdale, London, Salt Lake City, Chicago, San Diego, Houston, San Salvador, Paris, Dallas, Barcelona, Tampa, Mexico City.
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, Orlando, Austin, Salt Lake City, Atlanta, Chicago, Phoenix, Las Vegas, San Diego, Fort Lauderdale, Pittsburgh, Minneapolis, Boston, Portland.
Which airports are there in Washington, D.C.?
Washington, D.C. is mainly served by Baltimore–Washington International. But there are other airports nearby, including Washington Dulles International, Ronald Reagan Washington National.
What airports are near Washington, D.C.?
The main airport in Washington, D.C. is Baltimore–Washington International. It is also served by Philadelphia International, Norfolk International, Trenton–Mercer, Richmond International, Harrisburg International, Atlantic City International, Lehigh Valley International, Lancaster, Altoona–Blair County, New Castle 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 Washington, D.C.?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Washington, D.C., including Peter Pan Bus, Amtrak train.
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