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About Flights to New Orleans

Summary info about New Orleans flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$38

Best Round-Trip Price

$74

Fastest flight time

1h 30m

Operated By

1 airline
The best one-way flight price to New Orleans from United States in the last 72 hours is $38 (Dallas/Fort Worth to New Orleans Louis Armstrong).
The best round-trip flight price to New Orleans from United States in the last 72 hours is $74 (Dallas/Fort Worth to New Orleans Louis Armstrong).
The fastest flight to New Orleans from United States takes 1h 30m (Dallas/Fort Worth to New Orleans Louis Armstrong).
There is 1 airline operating flights to New Orleans, including Spirit Airlines.

Cheapest flights to New Orleans airports

Find the cheapest flights to these New Orleans airports from your nearest city or airport
Los Angeles
New Orleans

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Los Angeles TO New Orleans

Los Angeles (LAX) to New Orleans (MSY)

Typically, flights to New Orleans from Los Angeles are cheaper when flying from Los Angeles to New Orleans Louis Armstrong, which has an average price of $235

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO NEW ORLEANS FROM LOS ANGELESAugust40% cheaperFlying from Los Angeles to New Orleans costs on average just $141 in August
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO NEW ORLEANS FROM LOS ANGELESDecember19% more expensiveIt costs about $280 for flights to New Orleans from Los Angeles in December
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO NEW ORLEANS FROM LOS ANGELESFebruary661% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to New Orleans from Los Angeles in February than any other month

When is the best time to fly to New Orleans?

Your total travel time to New Orleans (MSY), Louisiana will depend on a couple of factors, such as which airport you depart from and whether or not there are any connections in your flight itinerary. For example, if you depart from St. Louis Lambert Airport (STL) in Missouri, you can find flights to New Orleans (MSY) lasting about 4 hours 43 minutes with a connection at Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) in North Carolina. You can also book flights from the Pacific Northwest, such as from Seattle International Airport (SEA) in Washington. Nonstop flight deals to New Orleans (MSY) from that airport only take about 4 hours 30 minutes.

Nonstop flights to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY), New Orleans, are available from a number of airports, such as from Miami International Airport (MIA) in Florida, where flights to New Orleans (MSY) only take about 2 hours 15 minutes. Another major hub with nonstop flights to New Orleans (MSY) is Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport (ATL) in Georgia, where flight times are only about 1 hour 30 minutes. Further north, you can depart from New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) where nonstop flight durations to New Orleans (MSY) are just 3 hours 40 minutes.

The best deal found on momondo in the last two weeks was a flight to New Orleans from Angeles City for $16. This is 97% cheaper than most flight deals to New Orleans. To find the cheapest price to New Orleans from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

The cheapest month to fly to New Orleans from United States is in August. Flight prices, which tend to average around $156, are often lower during this time because this is during the off-season. If you are unable to visit New Orleans during the month of August, then departing from United States during the month September is also very affordable. Most momondo users find prices during this month for around $190.

You are more likely to see cheaper flights to New Orleans from United States when booking 25 days ahead of your departure date. In general, you can expect to find flights to New Orleans for around $234 when searching 25 days out. Don’t hesitate to check prices now though because momondo users recently found tickets for as low as $74.

The cheapest day to depart from United States to New Orleans is on a Monday when prices can be found for as low as $222. When flying out on a Thursday, the most expensive travel day of the week, you can expect to see flight prices from United States to New Orleans for around $330.

The cheapest time of day to fly to New Orleans is in the evening when flights can be purchased for as low as $244. In the afternoon is when there is more demand to fly to New Orleans, so prices are often more expensive at around $296 per ticket.

When planning your flight to New Orleans, it is important to be aware that some months are not as ideal as others. Specifically, the months of January, February, or June could carry a higher chance of rain, as New Orleans sees up to 5.1 inches or more. There are still things to do in New Orleans even when it's raining, but be aware that rain is highly probable in the area. While in New Orleans you will find Mardi Gras World nearby which is a great museum to visit when you’re looking for things to do indoors. Shopping centers like The Outlet Collection at Riverwalk are very popular destinations for those visiting the New Orleans area. The Outlet Collection at Riverwalk is a great place to go if you’re looking to spend some time inside. A family-friendly option for when the weather in New Orleans doesn’t cooperate is heading to Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, where you can enjoy all the ocean animals.

Hikers looking for a more family-friendly day in the great outdoors would be best suited to plan their flight to New Orleans for October, when they can visit City Park and enjoy all that the park has to offer.

The city of New Orleans has many sights to see while visiting. Many tourists find it ideal to go sightseeing when the weather is warmer, but not blistering. Consider booking your flight to New Orleans for March, April, or November, when temperatures are a bit higher and the chance of rain is relatively low. Many travelers find it worthwhile to visit City Park, Jackson Square, and Saenger Theatre.

The nearest zoo to the center of New Orleans is Audubon Zoo, which is a short 4.2 mi trip. Audubon Zoo is widely visited by local residents and tourists alike. The zoo features some tremendous animals and exhibits for visitors of all ages. The best time to visit New Orleans would be May, so book your flights to New Orleans accordingly. The aquarium nearest to the New Orleans city center, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, is just 0.4 mi away. Seeing as the aquarium is an indoor attraction, most tourists tend to visit when the weather does not cooperate. Months where the weather may be an issue in New Orleans are January or June.

Those flying to New Orleans could potentially find better pricing at Gulfport Biloxi Regional Airport (67 mi from New Orleans city center) or Baton Rouge Ryan Airport (76 mi from New Orleans city center) depending on the month and departure airport.

Prices vary based on where travelers are departing from, but on average, the cheapest airport to fly to in New Orleans is Baton Rouge Ryan Airport where the average price is $581pp. Users typically find the best prices when using momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.



New Orleans flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United States to New Orleans found recently by users on momondo
Spirit Airlines
Jun 22
DFW4:51 pmDallas/Fort Worth
1h 30m
MSY6:21 pmNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Jun 29
MSY2:00 pmNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
1h 46m
DFW3:46 pmDallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Jun 29
DFW4:51 pmDallas/Fort Worth
1h 30m
MSY6:21 pmNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Jul 13
MSY2:00 pmNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
1h 46m
DFW3:46 pmDallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Jun 22
DFW4:51 pmDallas/Fort Worth
1h 30m
MSY6:21 pmNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Jun 29
MSY2:00 pmNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
1h 46m
DFW3:46 pmDallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Jun 18
DFW4:51 pmDallas/Fort Worth
1h 30m
MSY6:21 pmNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Jun 21
MSY2:00 pmNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
1h 46m
DFW3:46 pmDallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Jun 8
ORD7:10 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 25m
MSY9:35 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Jun 11
MSY4:59 pmNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
2h 35m
ORD7:34 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Jun 7
DFW4:51 pmDallas/Fort Worth
1h 30m
MSY6:21 pmNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Jun 11
MSY2:00 pmNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
1h 46m
DFW3:46 pmDallas/Fort Worth

Find the cheapest one-way flights to New Orleans

If you're looking for one-way flights from United States to New Orleans, view some of our deals below provided by Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines
Jun 14
DFW4:51 pmDallas/Fort Worth
1h 30m
MSY6:21 pmNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Jun 5
DFW4:51 pmDallas/Fort Worth
1h 30m
MSY6:21 pmNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Jun 7
ORD7:10 amChicago O'Hare Intl
2h 25m
MSY9:35 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong

Which airlines fly to New Orleans?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to New Orleans

Which airlines fly to New Orleans?

Based on our data, the most popular airlines that fly to New Orleans from United States are Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta. There may also be other airline options depending on where in United States you’re flying from.

Breeze Airways Flights to New Orleans

There are 4 Breeze Airways flights to New Orleans in a normal week. The most common departure point is Charleston and the best Breeze Airways ticket price seen on momondo is $204 (last 72 hours, from Boston Logan Intl, to New Orleans). Breeze Airways has a score of 9.1 from 7 user reviews on momondo.

Alaska Airlines Flights to New Orleans

Alaska Airlines flies to New Orleans 35 times per week usually, making it a popular airline to fly with, particularly when heading to New Orleans from Dallas/Fort Worth. Alaska Airlines (rating: 8.0, 404 reviews) varies in price depending on when and where you want to fly to New Orleans from. The best Alaska Airlines ticket price found on momondo to New Orleans was from Boston Logan Intl ($128 round-trip).


Best first class flights to New Orleans

Compare and see reviews for airlines with premium cabins that fly to New Orleans
AirlineRatingFirst ClassPrice
Alaska AirlinesPriceFrom $287First ClassRating
8.0
8.3

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

8.5

Crew

7.4

Entertainment

7.2

Food

Reviews

First time we fly Alaskan and it certainly won’t be our last. Flights were in time, staff was friendly and helpful. Other airlines need to improve and be more like Alaskan. Overall a great experience. Thank you!

1 / 10
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DeltaPriceFrom $93First ClassRating
7.9
7.9

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

8.3

Crew

7.7

Entertainment

7.3

Food

Reviews

This is another disease as if you have the Internet, you are ordinary deceivers!

1 / 10
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      Airports near New Orleans

      Below you will find all the airports in New Orleans along with the distance from the city center

      How do you get to the city center from New Orleans’ airport?

      Once you’ve arrived at the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY), you’ll want to head to the Ticket Lobby on Level 3. Right outside you’ll find bus options including the Veterans E1 bus, which delivers passengers downtown in about 50 minutes. The Regional Transit Authority (RTA) Airport Express Bus 202 can also take you downtown. These buses stop at different points in the city center, so you’ll just need to make sure that you take the one which stops nearest to your destination. If public transportation isn’t your preferred method of travel, taxis and even car rentals are also options for traveling from the airport to any location in the city.


      Popular routes to New Orleans

      Most frequently searched flights to New Orleans along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
      New York to New Orleans Flights
      Fastest flight time3h 03m
      Cheapest price$98
      Los Angeles to New Orleans Flights
      Fastest flight time3h 39m
      Cheapest price$175
      Boston to New Orleans Flights
      Fastest flight time3h 33m
      Cheapest price$185
      Washington, D.C. to New Orleans Flights
      Fastest flight time2h 41m
      Cheapest price$119
      Chicago to New Orleans Flights
      Fastest flight time2h 18m
      Cheapest price$86
      Philadelphia to New Orleans Flights
      Fastest flight time2h 57m
      Cheapest price$86
      Dallas to New Orleans Flights
      Fastest flight time1h 26m
      Cheapest price$77
      Seattle to New Orleans Flights
      Fastest flight time4h 31m
      Cheapest price$226
      San Francisco to New Orleans Flights
      Fastest flight time4h 15m
      Cheapest price$248
      Fort Lauderdale to New Orleans Flights
      Fastest flight time2h 04m
      Cheapest price$62
      Atlanta to New Orleans Flights
      Fastest flight time1h 32m
      Cheapest price$79
      Denver to New Orleans Flights
      Fastest flight time2h 30m
      Cheapest price$225
      Detroit to New Orleans Flights
      Fastest flight time2h 27m
      Cheapest price$86
      Minneapolis to New Orleans Flights
      Fastest flight time2h 30m
      Cheapest price$161
      Richmond, Virginia to New Orleans Flights
      Fastest flight time2h 33m
      Cheapest price$156
      Islip, New York to New Orleans Flights
      Fastest flight time4h 32m
      Cheapest price$265
      Miami to New Orleans Flights
      Fastest flight time1h 59m
      Cheapest price$136
      Austin to New Orleans Flights
      Fastest flight time1h 22m
      Cheapest price$156
      Charlotte to New Orleans Flights
      Fastest flight time1h 50m
      Cheapest price$200
      Orlando to New Orleans Flights
      Fastest flight time1h 46m
      Cheapest price$63

      Visa requirements for visiting New Orleans

      If your travel plans for Louisiana (and New Orleans) originate within the United States, there are no passport or visa requirements for entry to the state. If you are a foreign national who will be entering the country en route to New Orleans, passport and visa requirements may exist depending on your country of origin.


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      Best things to do and see in New Orleans

      New Orleans is known for its huge Mardi Gras celebrations in February. If you can make it to town for that festival, expect parades and performances to fill the city with revelers and excitement. Other attractions include the historic French Quarter with its iconic Jackson Square, and of course the beautiful Garden District with its colorful houses. Children will enjoy a day exploring the Audubon Zoo, while history buffs will surely want to visit the National WWII Museum. Be sure to catch a ride on one of New Orleans’ famous RTA Streetcars, and for something different, why not visit the New Orleans Pharmacy Museum?


      Why use momondo?

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