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Travelers usually depart from Chicago - Cabrini St Parking, Chicago-Dan Ryan Greyhound station, or Chicago-Cumberland Greyhound station when they travel from Chicago to New Orleans. The distance between Chicago and New Orleans is 1350 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Southwest Airlines, American Airlines, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and Spirit Airlines. Chicago and New Orleans have 212 direct flights per week.

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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 2.6 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, Southwest Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from Chicago?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chicago and Miami International, McCarran International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Logan International, Tampa International, San Diego International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International.

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

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New Orleans and Newark Liberty International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, George Bush Intercontinental, Tampa International, O Hare International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International, Miami International.

Which airports are there in Chicago?

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

What airports are near Chicago?

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

What buses and trains depart from Chicago?

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

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