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Journey Information

New Orleans to Dallas bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$37.00
Shortest Duration12h 5m
Trips per day2
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from New Orleans to Dallas right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from New Orleans to Dallas?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $45.00 was the low point for bus fares from New Orleans to Dallas. Buses from Dallas to New Orleans are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $45.00 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 14 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $56.59 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 16 hours and 1 minute to cover the 442 miles (711 kilometers) from New Orleans, LA to Dallas, TX. However, the fastest bus only takes 12 hours and 5 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Dallas, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave New Orleans?

The first bus leaves at 5:00am and the last bus leaves at 4:00pm. To see the times for all buses from New Orleans to Dallas, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from New Orleans to Dallas. However, neither bus offers direct service, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to transfer buses during the trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from New Orleans to Dallas; ticket prices start at $85.00.

What bus companies travel from New Orleans to Dallas?

There is one bus company that operates from New Orleans to Dallas. Greyhound is the one bus line that services this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different travel times to choose from each day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound216h 2m$73.11

Where does the bus leave from in New Orleans?

Most buses depart from the main station in New Orleans, Louisiana:

  • Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave

Where does the bus arrive in Dallas?

All buses from New Orleans arrive at one main station in Dallas, Texas:

  • Bus Terminal - 205 S Lamar St

Price trends for buses from New Orleans to Dallas

Average prices by travel date

$105$70$35AugSep

Monthly average prices

$100$80$60$40$20ONDJFMAMJJAS

Prices as travel date approaches

$100$80$60$40$203020100

bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from New Orleans, LA to Dallas, TX
4.0
Based on 1 ratings and reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Greyhound report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
4.0
Value
5.0
Condition
4.0
Godfrey
4.0
February 20, 2020Solo travel
Pros
The drivers were very interactive and drove very safely.
Cons
The seats leg room especially for taller persons like myself. There was no trash bags and the charging port was non functional.
Tips
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