Cheap flights from New Orleans to Houston

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Book your trip to arrive at Houston-Uptown, Houston SouthWest Freeway Greyhound station, Houston Se, or Houston - Downtown Bus Stop. The distance between New Orleans and Houston is 490 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Southwest Airlines, American Airlines, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and Spirit Airlines. New Orleans and Houston have 210 direct flights per week.

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Frequently asked questions

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

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between New Orleans and Houston takes around 1.3 hours.

What is the flight distance between New Orleans and Houston?

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

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

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

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.

What are the most popular routes to and from Houston?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Houston and Newark Liberty International, McCarran International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, O Hare International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, Louis Armstrong New Orleans International, Austin–Bergstrom International, Savannah/Hilton Head 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 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 buses and trains depart from New Orleans?

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

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