Let’s face it, driving from Shreveport to New Orleans is no fun. After taking needed stops in the car, it will take you about six hours of driving. For the business traveler, flying to New Orleans on GLO Airlines is cheaper than driving when you consider the mileage reimbursement rate. When you add the 12 wasted hours of productivity from driving six hours each way, you’ll never want to make the drive again.
Flying to New Orleans has never been easier from Shreveport. Instead of having to connect in Atlanta with Delta Air Lines or in Dallas with American Airlines, GLO Airlines will take you direct and nonstop from Shreveport to New Orleans, Louisiana. GLO Airlines launched in Shreveport on December 14, 2015, and is running two direct, round-trip flights from Shreveport to New Orleans each day.
New Orleans Departures:
You can book a nonstop ticket in advance from $99 each way, and other GLO Saver flight segments start at only $149 each way.
The GLO Airlines Equipment:
GLO Airlines has a fleet of four beautiful Saab 340B airplanes. The Saab 340B has a flight ceiling of 25,000 feet and a cruising speed of around 250 miles per hour. The flight, wheels up to wheels down from Shreveport to New Orleans, is between 1:10 and 1:20, depending on weather.
GLO Airlines has amazing customer service. From the ground crew to the flight crew, GLO offers and incredible flying experience for a regional airline carrier. The CEO of GLO Airlines, Trey Fayard, is often out on the Tarmac greeting guests and also still helps to manage customer service.
GLO Airlines also offers nonstop direct flights from New Orleans to Shreveport, Memphis and Little Rock.