Greyhound Lines is one of the largest motor coach service providers in the United States and Canada that runs buses from Lafayette to New Orleans. The bus journey takes about 4.5 hours and the tickets start from $25.
Greyhound fleet of buses offers comfy leather seats and sufficient legroom that enables you to sit comfortably. Their in-bus free Wi-Fi facility lets you surf the internet while on a bus trip. Greyhound follows a first come first serve policy on most trips when it comes to choosing seats since seats are not assigned while you buy tickets. However, you have an option to buy their priority boarding tickets and you get to choose your preferred seat first.
During the road trip from Lafayette to New Orleans, one can witness that the roadways have seen a lot of improvement after Hurricanes Katrina & Rita hit these parts in 2005.
Google offers three routes for bikers riding their way from Lafayette to New Orleans - via LA-182 S, 158.5 miles - 13.13 hours, via LA-182 S and Mississippi River Trail, 174.1 miles - 14.22 hours and via US-190 E, 174.9 miles - 14.28 hours.
The featured Acadiana Park Mountain Bike Trails in Lafayette is the first single-track mountain bike trail that offers spectacular sight of over 100-year old cypress and live oak trees along the path.
New Orleans based Free Wheelin’ Bike Tours not only offers bikes for rent to explore the city, but also offers guided tours to explore the city on bike.
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