Laurel travel guide

Laurel Tourism | Laurel Guide

You're Going to Love Laurel

With a population of 18,540, Laurel is a must-see destination in Mississippi, United States. It is among the most popular tourist destinations in the country. Consider staying at least one whole day in Laurel to see all of its attractions.

When to visit Laurel

Laurel in December
Estimated hotel price
C$ 136
1 night at 3-star hotel
Laurel in December
Estimated hotel price
C$ 136
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Laurel in July, when the average temperature is 27 °C, and the highest can go up to 33 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 3 °C, with an average temperature of 9 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in March, when precipitation is around 160 mm. In contrast, October is usually the driest month of the year in Laurel, with an average rainfall of 60 mm.

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How to Get to Laurel

Plane

When flying to Laurel, you’ll arrive at Laurel Hattiesburg-PineBelt (PIB), which is located 32 km from the city centre

Train

The train station in Laurel is called Laurel, and is located 0.3 km from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to Laurel is to pick up a car rental from New Orleans, which is about 213 km from Laurel. You’ll find branches of Thrifty and Hertz, among others, in New Orleans.

Plane

When flying to Laurel, you’ll arrive at Laurel Hattiesburg-PineBelt (PIB), which is located 32 km from the city centre

Train

The train station in Laurel is called Laurel, and is located 0.3 km from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to Laurel is to pick up a car rental from New Orleans, which is about 213 km from Laurel. You’ll find branches of Thrifty and Hertz, among others, in New Orleans.

Airlines serving Laurel

Lufthansa
Good (4,592 reviews)
KLM
Good (849 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,426 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,602 reviews)
Air France
Good (970 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,925 reviews)
Emirates
Good (2,123 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,484 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (5,697 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,495 reviews)
Korean Air
Excellent (775 reviews)
Aeromexico
Good (817 reviews)
Copa Airlines
Good (771 reviews)
Gulf Air
Good (133 reviews)
Qantas Airways
Good (533 reviews)
American Airlines
Good (5,754 reviews)
Sun Country Air
Good (137 reviews)
Virgin Atlantic
Good (517 reviews)
Air New Zealand
Excellent (306 reviews)
WestJet
Good (1,907 reviews)
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Where to stay in Laurel

If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Holiday Inn Express & Suites Laurel and Econo Lodge Laurel.

Where to stay in popular areas of Laurel

Most booked hotels in Laurel

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Laurel
2 stars
Excellent (8.2, Excellent reviews)
C$ 209+
Hampton Inn & Suites Laurel
2 stars
Excellent (8.1, Excellent reviews)
C$ 260+
Super 8 by Wyndham Laurel
2 stars
Good (6.1, Good reviews)
C$ 73+
Econo Lodge Laurel
2 stars
Good (6.3, Good reviews)
C$ 92+
Baymont by Wyndham Laurel
2 stars
Okay (4.1, Okay reviews)
C$ 92+

Renting a car in Laurel

Expect to pay C$ 1.40 per litre in Laurel (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 16.79 and C$ 22.39. The most frequently booked car type in Laurel is Full-size (Ford Expedition or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Standard rental cars (Subaru Legacy or similar) are, on average, 54% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.

Expect to pay C$ 1.40 per litre in Laurel (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 16.79 and C$ 22.39. The most frequently booked car type in Laurel is Full-size (Ford Expedition or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Standard rental cars (Subaru Legacy or similar) are, on average, 54% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.