Cheap flights from San Francisco to New Orleans

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Flight information for San Francisco to New Orleans
(SFO to MSY)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from San Francisco to New Orleans
Best Price Found$118The best flight deal from San Francisco to New Orleans found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $118
Fastest flight time4h 07mThe fastest flight from San Francisco to New Orleans takes 4h 07m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from San Francisco to New Orleans. Popular non-direct route for this connection is San Francisco Airport - New Orleans Louis Armstrong Airport.
Airports in New Orleans1 airportThere is 1 airport near New Orleans: New Orleans Louis Armstrong (MSY)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from San Francisco to New Orleans

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to New Orleans?

August

The cheapest time of year to fly to New Orleans from San Francisco is August. Most expensive is April

What is the cheapest day to depart San Francisco 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 San Francisco to New Orleans?

in the afternoon

San Francisco to New Orleans flights are approximately 15% more expensive in the morning than in the afternoon

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

Sun Country Air

Delta, Frontier, and JetBlue are the most popular carriers operating from San Francisco to New Orleans

What is the cheapest San Francisco to New Orleans flight route?

San Francisco - New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Fly from San Francisco to New Orleans Louis Armstrong for the best San Francisco - New Orleans flight prices

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

28 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from San Francisco to New Orleans is approximately 28 days to departure


Easily compare round-trip flights from San Francisco 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 San Francisco to New Orleans by changing tabs
Frontier
Oct 5
SFO8:49 pmSan Francisco
8h 23m
1 stop
MSY5:12 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Oct 12
MSY2:36 pmNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
7h 25m
1 stop
SFO10:01 pmSan Francisco
Frontier
Oct 5
SFO8:49 pmSan Francisco
8h 23m
1 stop
MSY5:12 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Oct 9
MSY10:20 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
11h 41m
1 stop
SFO10:01 pmSan Francisco
Frontier
Oct 11
SFO8:51 pmSan Francisco
15h 00m
1 stop
MSY11:51 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Oct 19
MSY2:36 pmNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
7h 25m
1 stop
SFO10:01 pmSan Francisco
Frontier
Sep 21
SFO8:49 pmSan Francisco
8h 23m
1 stop
MSY5:12 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Sep 25
MSY7:05 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
14h 49m
1 stop
SFO9:54 pmSan Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Sep 29
SFO12:42 pmSan Francisco
15h 51m
2 stops
MSY4:33 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Oct 2
MSY7:05 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
14h 49m
1 stop
SFO9:54 pmSan Francisco
Frontier
Sep 24
SFO8:49 pmSan Francisco
7h 25m
1 stop
MSY4:14 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Sep 29
MSY8:02 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
24h 18m
2 stops
SFO8:20 amSan Francisco

Find the cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to New Orleans

If you're looking for one-way flights from San Francisco to New Orleans, view some of our deals below provided by Frontier
Frontier
Oct 5
SFO8:49 pmSan Francisco
8h 23m
1 stop
MSY5:12 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
Sep 21
SFO8:49 pmSan Francisco
8h 23m
1 stop
MSY5:12 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
Sep 24
SFO8:49 pmSan Francisco
7h 25m
1 stop
MSY4:14 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong

Search last-minute flights to New Orleans from San Francisco

Find and compare flight prices for your last-minute flight from San Francisco to New Orleans
Frontier
Sep 21
SFO8:49 pmSan Francisco
8h 23m
1 stop
MSY5:12 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Oct 6
MSY8:02 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
13h 59m
1 stop
SFO10:01 pmSan Francisco
Frontier
Sep 21
SFO8:49 pmSan Francisco
8h 23m
1 stop
MSY5:12 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Sep 25
MSY7:05 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
14h 49m
1 stop
SFO9:54 pmSan Francisco
Frontier
Sep 24
SFO8:49 pmSan Francisco
7h 25m
1 stop
MSY4:14 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Sep 29
MSY8:02 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
24h 18m
2 stops
SFO8:20 amSan Francisco
Frontier
Sep 24
SFO8:49 pmSan Francisco
7h 25m
1 stop
MSY4:14 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Sep 27
MSY11:36 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
23h 22m
1 stop
SFO10:58 amSan Francisco
Frontier
Sep 23
SFO8:28 amSan Francisco
19h 46m
1 stop
MSY4:14 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Oct 6
MSY8:02 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
13h 59m
1 stop
SFO10:01 pmSan Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Sep 24
SFO8:49 pmSan Francisco
7h 25m
1 stop
MSY4:14 amNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
Sep 27
MSY2:20 pmNew Orleans Louis Armstrong
31h 34m
2 stops
SFO9:54 pmSan Francisco

Best airlines flying from San Francisco to New Orleans

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from San Francisco to New Orleans with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
Spirit Airlines
PriceFrom $110
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.1
6.3

Boarding

5.8

Comfort

6.8

Crew

4.8

Entertainment

5.1

Food

Reviews

❤️❤️❤️

1 / 10
Frontier
PriceFrom $113
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.1
6.4

Boarding

5.9

Comfort

7.0

Crew

4.9

Entertainment

5.1

Food

Reviews

There needs to be a lumbar support in the back of the chair and more cushion in seat.

1 / 10
Delta
PriceFrom $137
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.3
8.3

Boarding

8.5

Comfort

8.4

Crew

8.1

Entertainment

8.1

Food

Reviews

Great

1 / 10
American Airlines
PriceFrom $137
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
Alaska Airlines
PriceFrom $144
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.3
8.7

Boarding

8.5

Comfort

8.7

Crew

8.1

Entertainment

7.6

Food

Reviews

Great service

1 / 10
JetBlue
PriceFrom $147
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.0
7.3

Boarding

7.6

Comfort

7.9

Crew

7.2

Entertainment

6.8

Food

Reviews

maintenance delays

1 / 10
Sun Country Air
PriceFrom $148
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.3
8.5

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.8

Crew

7.4

Entertainment

7.6

Food

Reviews

More online available content would be nice

1 / 6
United Airlines
PriceFrom $148
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

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

    To ease the stress of booking flights, some of our airline partners flying from San Francisco to New Orleans Louis Armstrong are responding to the global pandemic. The following airlines may have a flexible cancellation policy to help accommodate travelers: United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, and American Airlines.

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

    The straight-line distance from San Francisco to New Orleans Louis Armstrong is 1920.7 mi. 6h 56m is a normal flight duration for this route.


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

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Francisco 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 San Francisco are not required to quarantine after entering New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

Can I fly back to San Francisco from New Orleans Louis Armstrong?

Returning to San Francisco 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 San Francisco.

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

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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