Cheap bus tickets fromHouston to New Orleans

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traveling from Houston to New Orleans by bus

Cheapest price$1.00
Shortest Duration6h 5m
Trips per day8
bus carriers2
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How can I get the cheapest bus ticket from Houston to New Orleans?

The best way to get the cheapest bus tickets from Houston to New Orleans is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Houston to New Orleans were $19.20. By booking 17 days out, tickets are on average $16.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel from Houston to New Orleans?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Houston to New Orleans by bus is at 1:00 PM on Friday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 6:00 PM on Tuesday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

How many daily bus trips are there from Houston to New Orleans?

On average there are 8 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Houston to New Orleans, with an average of 5 trips per day and 100 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers currently travel from Houston to New Orleans. Of the 8 trips there are 6 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Train options from Houston start at $44.00.

bus lines that run from Houston to New Orleans

Megabus

Megabus operates, on average, 3 bus schedule(s) from Houston to New Orleans. The average Megabus ticket to New Orleans costs $23.35. Cheap Megabus tickets to New Orleans are available on Wanderu starting from $1.00. In Houston, Megabus departs from 815 Pierce St at Travis St and no other station. In New Orleans, Megabus arrives at Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave and no other station.

An average trip on Megabus from Houston to New Orleans takes 6 hours and 18 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to New Orleans in 6 hours and 5 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 3 trips per day and you could expect to pay $30.69 for a weekend getaway trip to New Orleans.

Megabus
Megabus
Air conditioning
Restroom
Green certified
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
6h 18m
Avg. Price
$23.35

Greyhound

Greyhound operates, on average, 5 bus schedule(s) from Houston to New Orleans. The average Greyhound ticket to New Orleans costs $26.63. Cheap Greyhound tickets to New Orleans are available on Wanderu starting from $15.00. In Houston, Greyhound departs from Greyhound Station - 2121 Main St and no other station. In New Orleans, Greyhound arrives at Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Houston to New Orleans takes 7 hours and 51 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to New Orleans in 6 hours and 5 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay $27.32 for a weekend getaway trip to New Orleans.

Greyhound
Greyhound
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
7h 51m
Avg. Price
$26.63

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from Houston. Most bus trips to New Orleans will depart from Greyhound Station - 2121 Main St, 815 Pierce St at Travis St.
  • Greyhound Station - 2121 Main St
  • 815 Pierce St at Travis St
Bus trips arrive in New Orleans at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave are the main bus stations in New Orleans for trips arriving from Houston.
  • Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave