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Cheap flights from New Orleans Intl to Houston (MSY - IAH)

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The best prices from New Orleans Intl to Houston are usually found in April or August, booked 38 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Saturday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
New Orleans Intl (MSY) to Houston (IAH)

MSY - IAH
Price
$85 - $253
IAH
Temperature
59 - 86 °F

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 47% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 36% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$85

From New Orleans Intl to Houston

One-way from

$64

One-way flight from New Orleans Intl to Houston

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from New Orleans Intl to Houston?

Thursday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 31%.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 26% by booking at least 44 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 Intl to Houston within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $118.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New Orleans Intl to Houston?

February is one of the best times of the year to fly to Houston from New Orleans Intl. Prices for February average $134 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $68. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a February flight can save you 46% on your journey compared to booking in February

When is the cheapest time to fly from New Orleans Intl to Houston (MSY - IAH)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from New Orleans Intl to Houston in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 42% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from New Orleans Intl to Houston in January, February 2021

11 Feb - 15 Feb
$57pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
12 Feb - 16 Feb
$60pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
19 Feb - 22 Feb
$63pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

New Orleans Intl to Houston 2021 flight deals

4 Mar - 8 Mar
$52pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
11 Feb - 15 Feb
$57pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
12 Mar - 15 Mar
$59pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Non-stop flights to Houston from New Orleans Intl

4 Mar - 8 Mar
$52pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
11 Feb - 15 Feb
$57pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
12 Mar - 15 Mar
$59pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Last minute flights from New Orleans Intl to Houston

2 Feb - 9 Feb
$63pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
2 Feb - 9 Feb
$64pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
1 Feb - 3 Feb
$68pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

One-way flights to Houston from New Orleans Intl

1:56 pm - 6:50 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
28h 54m
MSY - IAH
Frontier
$64
Gotogate
4:19 am - 8:36 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
4h 17m
MSY - IAH
American Airlines
4:30 am - 5:54 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
1h 24m
MSY - IAH
United Airlines
$78
United

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Flight FAQs

From New Orleans Intl to Houston

Are flight prices decreasing from New Orleans to Houston due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both New Orleans and Houston for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Which airlines flying from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Houston George Bush Intcntl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, and American Airlines 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 Intl to Houston for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New Orleans Intl to Houston for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $52, but on average you can expect to pay $71.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New Orleans Intl to Houston under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from New Orleans Intl to Houston is less than $93.

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

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

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

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Monday, Friday.

How popular is this flight route?

The New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Houston George Bush Intcntl flight path was viewed by 104 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

5 flight departures from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Houston George Bush Intcntl per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 20% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 80% of flight departures

Does it rain more in New Orleans or Houston?

New Orleans will have greater rainfall in 0 compared to Houston over the next 15 days.

Is New Orleans weather warmer or cooler than Houston?

Temperatures around the 91 °F's can be experienced in July. The weather in Houston is colder than in New Orleans. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from New Orleans Intl to Houston?

For as low as $59, Spirit Airlines can have you in Houston from New Orleans Intl in 1h 17m. There are 305 mi between New Orleans Intl and Houston. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from New Orleans Intl to Houston round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from New Orleans Intl to Houston is Spirit Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $52 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is United Airlines, starting at $57. Users have found that Spirit Airlines is 60% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New Orleans Intl to Houston one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $26 on Spirit Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include United Airlines from $29 and Frontier from $64 one-way.

Alternative routes for New Orleans Intl to Houston

Destination information for Houston

Flight duration
1h 16m
Average temperature for January in Houston
59.0 °F

Airports servicing New Orleans

Airports servicing Houston

Top 3 airlines flying from New Orleans Intl to Houston

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
$54 $134 No cancel fee 65%
American Airlines
$90 $203 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$86 $220 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from New Orleans Intl to Houston

Morning 6 AM to noon 60% of MSY to IAH departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 40% of MSY to IAH departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of MSY to IAH departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of MSY to IAH departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from New Orleans Intl to Houston
Sunday
11 daily flights
Monday
14 daily flights
Tuesday
15 daily flights
Wednesday
15 daily flights
Thursday
13 daily flights
Friday
14 daily flights
Saturday
8 daily flights
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