Cheap flights from New Orleans to Atlanta (MSY - ATL)

MSY — ATL
Feb 12 — Feb 191

The best prices from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson are usually found in January or February, booked 45 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Thursday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from New Orleans (MSY) to Atlanta (ATL)

All the information you need to plan the best MSY to ATL flight in 2023: compare New Orleans to Atlanta flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Atlanta.

MSY - ATL

Price

$103 - $169

ATL

Temperature

42.8 - 80.6 °F

ATL

Rainfall

3.4 - 5.3 inches

Popular inAprilHigh demand for flights, 18% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop
Round-trip from$103From New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
One-way from$68One-way flight from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from New Orleans to Atlanta?

Users have found that flying from New Orleans to Atlanta on a Saturday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from New Orleans to Atlanta?

To save up to 41% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 20 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from New Orleans to Atlanta from $127 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $190 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of January. Prices to Atlanta from New Orleans average $138. You can even find prices in January for less than $138, as users have found deals to Atlanta from as low as $51. The month of April appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Atlanta from New Orleans. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 22%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New Orleans to Atlanta (MSY - ATL)?

It’s typically best to fly out from New Orleans to Atlanta in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 43% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from New Orleans to Atlanta in February, March 2023

The best prices found for MSY to ATL flights for February, March

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Last minute flights from New Orleans to Atlanta

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One-way flights to Atlanta from New Orleans

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Reviews of Airlines Servicing Atlanta

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,670 reviews

Entertainment

7.1

Food

6.6

Crew

8.0

Boarding

7.7

Comfort

7.4

Overall

7.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Please enforce the 1 bag overhead rule. Too many people putting everything they own overhead.

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,670 reviews
American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,670 reviews

Entertainment

7.1

Food

6.6

Crew

8.0

Boarding

7.7

Comfort

7.4

Overall

7.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Please enforce the 1 bag overhead rule. Too many people putting everything they own overhead.

Spirit Airlines
6.9
Okay
716 reviews
American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,670 reviews

Entertainment

7.1

Food

6.6

Crew

8.0

Boarding

7.7

Comfort

7.4

Overall

7.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Please enforce the 1 bag overhead rule. Too many people putting everything they own overhead.

Frontier
6.1
Okay
538 reviews
American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,670 reviews

Entertainment

7.1

Food

6.6

Crew

8.0

Boarding

7.7

Comfort

7.4

Overall

7.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Please enforce the 1 bag overhead rule. Too many people putting everything they own overhead.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about New Orleans to Atlanta flights.

What airports serve Atlanta from New Orleans?

When flying to Atlanta from New Orleans, you'll depart at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. The second lowest-lying airport in the world, this airport is the primary commercial airport for the New Orleans metropolitan area as well as southeast Louisiana. The total drive time from the city center to this airport is about 20 min. In Atlanta, you'll land at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Among the top three busiest airports globally, this airport is approximately 8.9 miles south of North Atlanta. Given that it has a straightforward and functional layout, you can easily locate where to find a taxi to drop you at your final destination. You can also easily find assistance if you're confused as this airport boasts numerous experienced staff members.

Which airlines fly directly from New Orleans to Atlanta?

The distance between New Orleans and Atlanta is about 425 miles. Thus, numerous airlines fly directly between the two cities. If you're planning to fly directly from New Orleans to Atlanta, some of the airlines whose flights you can board include Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Frontier, Aeromexico, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, and Alitalia. These airlines have flights that depart at different times. As this is the case, you can easily find a flight that leaves at a time you find convenient.

What are the layover options between New Orleans and Atlanta?

Orlando is the only layover option between New Orleans and Atlanta. In Orlando, you'll land at Orlando International Airport. Formerly known as the McCoy Air Force Base, this airport handles over 50 million passengers annually. This makes it the tenth busiest airport in the country. While at Orlando International Airport waiting to resume your flight, there are numerous things you can do, including eating at one of the airport's elegant eateries, relax at one of its lounges, shop at some of the best duty-free shops in the country, and get pampered at either Terminal Gateway Spa or Xpress Spa. You can also enjoy viewing some art as the airport usually has several art exhibits.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from New Orleans to Atlanta?

A flight from New Orleans to Atlanta is a domestic flight. US citizens don't need a visa or a passport to fly domestically. This being the case, if you're a US citizen and you intend to fly from New Orleans, you can use your passport, although you don't have to. Apart from a US passport, you can use your driver's license or any of your state photo identity cards. You can also use a DHS trusted traveler card, border crossing card, permanent resident card, and a US Department of Defense ID.

What airports do I use to fly from New Orleans to Atlanta?

To fly from New Orleans to Atlanta, you need to book a flight from Louis Armstrong (MSY) to Hartsfield-Jackson (ATL). Nonstop flights to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson from New Orleans Louis Armstrong take 1h 23m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there are 29 outbound flights from Louis Armstrong to Hartsfield-Jackson offered by 7 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Spirit Airlines, Delta, and Frontier are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from New Orleans to Atlanta for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New Orleans to Atlanta for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $39, but on average you can expect to pay $60.

Are there nonstop flights from New Orleans to Atlanta for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New Orleans to Atlanta under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from New Orleans to Atlanta is less than $65.

Are there last-minute flights available from New Orleans to Atlanta for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New Orleans to Atlanta within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are nonstop flights available from New Orleans to Atlanta?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this New Orleans to Atlanta flight route?

Within the past month, 290 users have taken a look at flights from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson.

How many flights depart from New Orleans to Atlanta on average per day?

On average 29 flights depart from New Orleans to Atlanta per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 48% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 45% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 7% of flight departures

How long is the flight from New Orleans to Atlanta?

For as low as $40, Spirit Airlines can have you in Atlanta from New Orleans in 1h 23m. There are 427 mi between New Orleans and Atlanta. Most flights are nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from New Orleans to Atlanta round-trip?

Spirit Airlines, at $40, was found to be the cheapest airline from New Orleans to Atlanta.. Spirit Airlines is 71% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New Orleans to Atlanta?

When booking a flight from New Orleans to Atlanta, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or Delta as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most reliable airlines from New Orleans to Atlanta?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from New Orleans to Atlanta consider choosing Endeavor Airlines (100%), KLM (90%) or Korean Air (89%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from New Orleans to Atlanta?

Looking for the cheapest flight from New Orleans to Atlanta? While on average our users pay $1,652, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $39. The most popular route (New Orleans Louis Armstrong - Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson), is priced around $40.

Alternative routes for New Orleans to Atlanta

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Top 5 airlines flying from New Orleans to Atlanta

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New Orleans to Atlanta choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$12Average$21FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$29Average$79FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$52Average$115FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$109Average$246FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$117Average$238FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from New Orleans to Atlanta

See what time of day planes typically take off from New Orleans to Atlanta
12%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
66%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
19%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
3%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from New Orleans to Atlanta

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from New Orleans to Atlanta
Sunday31daily flights
Monday34daily flights
Tuesday39daily flights
Wednesday28daily flights
Thursday29daily flights
Friday28daily flights
Saturday20daily flights
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