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Best price 21.92 RM
Journey duration 2 h 28 min
Connections per day 9
First departure 22:05
Last departure 19:10
Distance 117 km

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How much do bus tickets from Baton Rouge, LA to New Orleans, LA cost?

On average, a bus ticket from Baton Rouge, LA to New Orleans, LA will cost you 81.04 RM. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as 21.92 RM. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

Buses from Baton Rouge, LA to New Orleans, LA

How much time will it take to go from Baton Rouge, LA to New Orleans, LA by bus?

The journey between Baton Rouge, LA and New Orleans, LA runs for about 118 km and usually takes approximately 2 h 28 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 1 h 15 min. If you are trying to get from Baton Rouge, LA to New Orleans, LA as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

When do departures from Baton Rouge, LA to New Orleans, LA leave?

If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Baton Rouge, LA to New Orleans, LA leaving at 22:05. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 19:10.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

How many times a day do journeys run from Baton Rouge, LA to New Orleans, LA?

The route from Baton Rouge, LA to New Orleans, LA is served by providers including Greyhound, Amtrak and Flixbus. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 18 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Baton Rouge, LA 9 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Baton Rouge, LA to New Orleans, LA, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 9 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 0 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.