Cheap flights from Chicago to New Orleans

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Flight information for Chicago to New Orleans
(CHI to MSY)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Chicago to New Orleans
Best Price Found$57The best flight deal from Chicago to New Orleans found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $57
Fastest flight time2h 29mThe fastest flight from Chicago to New Orleans takes 2h 29m
Direct flightsSatDirect flights go from Chicago to New Orleans on Saturday. Airlines offering direct flights are: Lufthansa, Air Canada and Copa Airlines.
Airports in New Orleans1 airportThere is 1 airport near New Orleans: New Orleans Louis Armstrong (MSY)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Chicago to New Orleans

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What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to New Orleans?

August

The cheapest time of year to fly to New Orleans from Chicago is August. Most expensive is February

What is the cheapest day to depart Chicago for New Orleans?

Tuesday

The cheapest day of the week is typically Tuesday. The most expensive is typically Friday

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to New Orleans?

in the afternoon

Chicago to New Orleans flights are approximately 24% more expensive in the evening than in the afternoon

What is the cheapest airline that flies to New Orleans from Chicago?

American Airlines

American Airlines, Delta, and Major Airline are the most popular carriers operating from Chicago to New Orleans

What is the cheapest Chicago to New Orleans flight route?

Chicago O'Hare Intl - New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Fly from Chicago O'Hare Intl to New Orleans Louis Armstrong for the best Chicago - New Orleans flight prices

How far in advance should you book Chicago to New Orleans flights?

0 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Chicago to New Orleans is approximately 0 days to departure


Easily compare round-trip flights from Chicago to New Orleans

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Chicago to New Orleans by changing tabs
Spirit Airlines
Nov 8
ORD6:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 32m
MSY8:32 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Nov 11
MSY2:00 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
2h 37m
ORD4:37 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Oct 7
ORD7:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 32m
MSY9:32 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Oct 10
MSY3:00 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
2h 37m
ORD5:37 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Oct 7
ORD7:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 32m
MSY9:32 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Oct 11
MSY3:00 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
2h 37m
ORD5:37 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Oct 8
ORD7:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 32m
MSY9:32 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Oct 11
MSY3:00 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
2h 37m
ORD5:37 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Oct 7
ORD7:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 32m
MSY9:32 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Oct 16
MSY5:26 pmNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
10h 42m
1 stop
ORD4:08 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Oct 8
ORD7:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 32m
MSY9:32 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Oct 11
MSY3:00 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
2h 37m
ORD5:37 amChicago O'Hare Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to New Orleans

If you're looking for one-way flights from Chicago to New Orleans, view some of our deals below provided by Spirit Airlines and United Airlines
Spirit Airlines
Oct 10
ORD7:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 32m
MSY9:32 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Oct 10
ORD7:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 32m
MSY9:32 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Oct 11
ORD7:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 32m
MSY9:32 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong

Search last-minute flights to New Orleans from Chicago

Find and compare flight prices for your last-minute flight from Chicago to New Orleans
Spirit Airlines
Oct 2
ORD12:00 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 34m
MSY2:34 pmNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Oct 10
MSY3:00 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
2h 37m
ORD5:37 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Sep 29
ORD5:08 amChicago O'Hare Intl
9h 38m
1 stop
MSY2:46 pmNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Oct 2
MSY11:40 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
2h 38m
ORD2:18 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Oct 2
ORD12:00 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 34m
MSY2:34 pmNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Oct 5
MSY11:40 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
8h 16m
1 stop
ORD7:56 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Sep 29
ORD4:28 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 16m
MSY6:44 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Oct 2
MSY11:40 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
2h 38m
ORD2:18 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Oct 2
ORD12:00 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 34m
MSY2:34 pmNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Oct 5
MSY1:55 pmNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
2h 29m
ORD4:24 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Oct 4
ORD5:13 amChicago O'Hare Intl
8h 57m
1 stop
MSY2:10 pmNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Oct 7
MSY3:00 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
2h 37m
ORD5:37 amChicago O'Hare Intl

Best airlines flying from Chicago to New Orleans

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Chicago to New Orleans with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
American Airlines
PriceFrom $48
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.4

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.8

Crew

7.1

Entertainment

6.8

Food

Reviews

Flight attendant for first class is definitely not a morning person. Oh and the WiFi DID NOT WORK!

1 / 10
United Airlines
PriceFrom $54
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.8
7.2

Boarding

6.6

Comfort

7.5

Crew

6.6

Entertainment

6.1

Food

Reviews

Not because the flight is going to Africa we can’t get better service on board

1 / 10
Spirit Airlines
PriceFrom $54
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.2
6.3

Boarding

5.8

Comfort

6.8

Crew

4.8

Entertainment

5.1

Food

Reviews

The flight and crew were fine.

1 / 10
Delta
PriceFrom $82
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.3
8.3

Boarding

8.5

Comfort

8.4

Crew

8.1

Entertainment

8.1

Food

Reviews

Great

1 / 10

  • Are airlines flying from Chicago to New Orleans Louis Armstrong offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Some of our partner airlines flying from Chicago to New Orleans Louis Armstrong are adopting new policies due to the global impact of COVID-19. Some of the airlines that may be waiving their cancellation fees are Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, and American Airlines. You can search for the full list of airlines like Spirit Airlines that are offering this flexibility.

  • How far is Chicago to New Orleans Louis Armstrong by plane?

    The distance between Chicago and New Orleans Louis Armstrong is about 834.4 mi. A reasonable flight in good conditions will take 2h 16m.


Can I fly to New Orleans Louis Armstrong from Chicago right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to New Orleans Louis Armstrong within the United States

Most visitors from Chicago need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

Can I fly back to Chicago from New Orleans Louis Armstrong?

Returning to Chicago from New Orleans Louis Armstrong

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New Orleans Louis Armstrong must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New Orleans Louis Armstrong are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

If you are planning to travel to New Orleans at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.

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