Cheap flights from New Orleans (MSY) to California from $56

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 7/2. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
MSY — LAX
Jun 18 — Jun 251

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

Find a great deal and save up to 105% by booking at least 37 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from New Orleans to California within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $199.

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

Flights from New Orleans to California lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from New Orleans to California in September, with the cheapest ticket starting at $69.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from MSY to CA?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from New Orleans to California as you normally would.

Cheap New Orleans to California flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from New Orleans to California specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Prices were last updated on June 13, 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from New Orleans to California in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Wed 7/1710:59 pmMSY - LAS
Nonstop3h 44mSpirit Airlines
Thu 7/186:00 amLAS - MSY
1 stop16h 38mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$106
Tue 7/25:00 amMSY - LAS
1 stop8h 30mSpirit Airlines
Tue 7/911:27 amLAS - MSY
1 stop7h 39mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$134
Thu 7/184:35 pmMSY - LAX
Nonstop4h 02mSpirit Airlines
Thu 7/1812:15 amLAX - MSY
1 stop6h 40mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$138
Thu 6/272:43 pmMSY - LAS
1 stop7h 17mSpirit Airlines
Tue 7/212:23 pmLAS - MSY
1 stop10h 22mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$145
Tue 7/236:13 amMSY - LAS
1 stop7h 17mSpirit Airlines
Tue 7/303:29 pmLAS - MSY
1 stop6h 42mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$146
Wed 7/106:13 amMSY - LAS
1 stop7h 11mSpirit Airlines
Wed 7/176:00 amLAS - MSY
1 stop7h 11mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$147
Tue 7/25:00 amMSY - LAS
1 stop8h 30mSpirit Airlines
Tue 7/911:27 amLAS - MSY
1 stop7h 39mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$149
Tue 7/306:13 amMSY - LAX
1 stop8h 40mSpirit Airlines
Wed 8/72:00 pmLAX - MSY
1 stop6h 46mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$153
Tue 7/25:00 amMSY - LAS
1 stop8h 30mSpirit Airlines
Fri 7/59:35 amLAS - MSY
Nonstop3h 33mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/11$153

New Orleans to California 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between New Orleans and California in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from New Orleans to California in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Fri 9/65:18 pmMSY - LAS
1 stop17h 24mSpirit Airlines
Sat 9/74:11 pmLAS - MSY
Nonstop3h 32mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$98
Tue 8/69:26 pmMSY - SAN
1 stop12h 11mSpirit Airlines
Tue 8/138:34 amSAN - MSY
1 stop10h 02mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$105
Wed 7/1710:59 pmMSY - LAS
Nonstop3h 44mSpirit Airlines
Thu 7/186:00 amLAS - MSY
1 stop16h 38mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$106
Tue 8/69:26 pmMSY - SAN
1 stop12h 11mSpirit Airlines
Tue 8/138:34 amSAN - MSY
1 stop10h 02mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$116
Tue 7/25:00 amMSY - LAS
1 stop8h 30mSpirit Airlines
Tue 7/911:27 amLAS - MSY
1 stop7h 39mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$134
Thu 9/59:38 amMSY - LAS
1 stop11h 02mSpirit Airlines
Tue 9/108:17 pmLAS - MSY
1 stop11h 43mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$136
Thu 7/184:35 pmMSY - LAX
Nonstop4h 02mSpirit Airlines
Thu 7/1812:15 amLAX - MSY
1 stop6h 40mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$138
Tue 8/66:13 amMSY - LAS
1 stop7h 17mSpirit Airlines
Tue 8/133:29 pmLAS - MSY
1 stop6h 42mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/11$138
Wed 8/288:05 pmMSY - LAS
1 stop5h 36mSpirit Airlines
Wed 9/45:40 amLAS - MSY
1 stop11h 25mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$139

New Orleans to California flights leaving soon

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Book one of these great deals on flights from New Orleans to California. Users should examine the flight details to ensure there are no surprises.
Wed 6/1910:15 pmMSY - LAS
Nonstop3h 44mSpirit Airlines
Wed 6/266:00 amLAS - MSY
1 stop15h 41mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$183
Wed 6/1910:15 pmMSY - LAS
Nonstop3h 44mSpirit Airlines
Wed 6/266:45 pmLAS - MSY
Nonstop3h 33mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$194
Wed 6/1910:15 pmMSY - LAS
Nonstop3h 44mSpirit Airlines
Sat 6/229:41 amLAS - MSY
Nonstop3h 28mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$195
Wed 6/1910:15 pmMSY - LAS
Nonstop3h 44mSpirit Airlines
Sat 7/1310:15 amLAS - MSY
Nonstop3h 35mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$197
Wed 6/1910:15 pmMSY - LAS
Nonstop3h 44mSpirit Airlines
Tue 6/2512:49 amLAS - MSY
1 stop18h 36mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$201
Sun 6/2310:55 pmMSY - LAS
1 stop10h 14mMultiple Airlines
Thu 6/274:59 pmLAS - MSY
1 stop5h 41mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/13$204
Sat 6/222:27 pmMSY - LAS
Nonstop3h 43mSpirit Airlines
Fri 6/281:05 pmLAS - MSY
1 stop8h 17mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$207
Sat 6/222:27 pmMSY - LAS
Nonstop3h 43mSpirit Airlines
Fri 6/289:35 amLAS - MSY
Nonstop3h 33mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$208
Wed 6/195:00 amMSY - LAX
2 stops19h 13mSpirit Airlines
Wed 6/269:35 amLAX - MSY
1 stop12h 06mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$209

One-way flights to California from New Orleans

Search for one-way flight options from New Orleans to California. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
Take a look at some of the one-way flights we've detected from New Orleans to California. For those needing a return trip from New Orleans, there is a search form available above.
Tue 7/25:00 amMSY - LAS
1 stop6h 23mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$56
Wed 8/288:05 pmMSY - LAS
1 stop5h 36mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$64
Tue 7/910:37 pmMSY - ONT
1 stop10h 40mFrontier
Deal found 6/13$72
Thu 7/42:43 pmMSY - LAS
1 stop7h 17mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$73
Sat 8/317:59 amMSY - LAS
1 stop11h 44mFrontier
Deal found 6/13$74
Wed 8/2810:08 amMSY - LAS
2 stops14h 01mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$76
Wed 7/106:13 amMSY - LAX
1 stop8h 44mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$77
Tue 7/25:00 amMSY - LAS
2 stops8h 27mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/13$77
Tue 7/166:13 amMSY - LAX
1 stop8h 40mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$78

Find flights from New Orleans to California within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from New Orleans to California that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.

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New Orleans Louis ArmstrongLas Vegas Harry Reid Intl

MSY - LAS

MSYLAS

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Fri 9/6

1 stop17h 24m

Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl

Sat 9/7

Nonstop3h 32m

$98

New Orleans Louis ArmstrongSan Diego

MSY - SAN

MSYSAN

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Tue 8/6

1 stop12h 11m

San Diego

Tue 8/13

1 stop10h 02m

$105

New Orleans Louis ArmstrongLas Vegas Harry Reid Intl

MSY - LAS

MSYLAS

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Wed 7/17

Nonstop3h 44m

Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl

Thu 7/18

1 stop16h 38m

$106

New Orleans Louis ArmstrongSan Diego

MSY - SAN

MSYSAN

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Tue 8/6

1 stop12h 11m

San Diego

Tue 8/13

1 stop10h 02m

$116

New Orleans Louis ArmstrongLas Vegas Harry Reid Intl

MSY - LAS

MSYLAS

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Fri 8/23

1 stop16h 16m

Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl

Mon 8/26

1 stop20h 35m

$142

New Orleans Louis ArmstrongLas Vegas Harry Reid Intl

MSY - LAS

MSYLAS

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Mon 9/9

1 stop24h 38m

Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl

Thu 9/12

1 stop8h 00m

$152

New Orleans Louis ArmstrongSan Francisco

MSY - SFO

MSYSFO

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Sat 8/24

1 stop8h 57m

San Francisco

Wed 8/28

2 stops10h 22m

$155

New Orleans Louis ArmstrongLos Angeles

MSY - LAX

MSYLAX

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Fri 8/16

1 stop6h 04m

Los Angeles

Mon 8/19

1 stop5h 25m

$212

New Orleans Louis ArmstrongOntario

MSY - ONT

MSYONT

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Wed 8/14

1 stop6h 39m

Ontario

Thu 8/15

1 stop7h 28m

$236

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Reviews of airlines servicing California

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to California. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to California. Reviews last updated June 13, 2024.
Peruse reviews from past customers who have flown with Spirit Airlines, United Airlines and American Airlines from New Orleans to California to help guide your decision. Reviews also offer insight into each airline's entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
9,272 reviews

Entertainment

7.3

Food

7.3

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline! I would fly with them again. Overall, very positive experience along every step of the way. I was so jazzed they offer direct flights from Denver to Anchorage! Great customer service.

8.1
Very good
9,272 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,272 reviews

Entertainment

7.3

Food

7.3

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline! I would fly with them again. Overall, very positive experience along every step of the way. I was so jazzed they offer direct flights from Denver to Anchorage! Great customer service.

8.0
Very good
10,000 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,272 reviews

Entertainment

7.3

Food

7.3

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline! I would fly with them again. Overall, very positive experience along every step of the way. I was so jazzed they offer direct flights from Denver to Anchorage! Great customer service.

7.4
Good
10,000 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,272 reviews

Entertainment

7.3

Food

7.3

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline! I would fly with them again. Overall, very positive experience along every step of the way. I was so jazzed they offer direct flights from Denver to Anchorage! Great customer service.

7.3
Good
10,000 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,272 reviews

Entertainment

7.3

Food

7.3

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline! I would fly with them again. Overall, very positive experience along every step of the way. I was so jazzed they offer direct flights from Denver to Anchorage! Great customer service.

7.3
Good
579 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,272 reviews

Entertainment

7.3

Food

7.3

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline! I would fly with them again. Overall, very positive experience along every step of the way. I was so jazzed they offer direct flights from Denver to Anchorage! Great customer service.

Related info for your journey

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  • What airport do you fly from for flights from New Orleans to California?

    Most people fly from New Orleans Louis Armstrong (MSY) if they book a flight from New Orleans to California. New Orleans Louis Armstrong is conveniently located just 11.4 mi from New Orleans’s city center.

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

    Yes, there are multiple flights from New Orleans to California for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $98, but on average you can expect to pay $133.

  • Are there nonstop flights from New Orleans to California for under $200 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New Orleans to California under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from New Orleans to California is less than $198.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from New Orleans to California for under $200?

    There are currently 20+ open flights from New Orleans to California within the next 7 days for less than $200.

  • What days are nonstop flights available from New Orleans to California?

    Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday.

  • How popular is this New Orleans to California flight route?

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

    On average, you can expect to see 4 flights from New Orleans to California a day.
    Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 75% of flight departures
    Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 25% of flight departures

  • How long is the flight from New Orleans to California?

    Spirit Airlines, Frontier, and American Airlines can get you from New Orleans to California in just under 8h 57m. Your travel time can differ by up to 8h 27m. The distance between New Orleans and California is about 1676 mi. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New Orleans to California one-way?

    One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $56 on Spirit Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Frontier from $72 and American Airlines from $79 one-way.

  • What are the most popular routes from New Orleans to California?

  • What are the most reliable airlines from New Orleans to California?

    Consider China Southern (90%), WestJet (89%) or Air France (89%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from New Orleans to California.

  • What are the cheapest flights from New Orleans to California?

    On average you can expect to pay $476 for a flight from New Orleans to California. The cheapest flight overall is $64 while the most popular route, (New Orleans Louis Armstrong - Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl) is currently priced at $111.

  • What does MSY to LAX mean?

    MSY and LAX are unique codes to identify airports used in the aviation industry. They are defined by IATA (International Air Transport Association) and are commonly called IATA codes. MSY to LAX refers to a flight route from New Orleans Louis Armstrong Airport to Los Angeles Airport. San Francisco Airport (SFO), San Diego Airport (SAN), San Jose Airport (SJC), Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty Airport (SNA), Ontario Airport (ONT) are some additional IATA codes for airports related to your trip.

  • Can I find deals for flights from New Orleans to California that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your New Orleans to California flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from New Orleans to California with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter New Orleans to California flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from New Orleans to California that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on New Orleans to California flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from New Orleans to California?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from New Orleans to California.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from New Orleans to California?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from New Orleans to California by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from New Orleans to California that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from New Orleans to California offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from New Orleans to California?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on New Orleans to California flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the New Orleans to California flight deals updated?

    The New Orleans to California flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 6/12.

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

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from New Orleans to California?

    Currently, September is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from New Orleans to California (average of $238). Flying from New Orleans to California in July is currently the most expensive (average of $321). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 7 airlines flying from New Orleans to California

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
Spirit AirlinesCheapest$66Average$232FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%
Breeze AirwaysCheapest$92Average$192FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
FrontierCheapest$110Average$246FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%
United AirlinesCheapest$135Average$440FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
Alaska AirlinesCheapest$149Average$494FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
DeltaCheapest$159Average$370FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
American AirlinesCheapest$236Average$430FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%

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Hourly flight availability from New Orleans to California

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17%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
33%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
27%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
23%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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