Cheap flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles (MSY - LAX)

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The best prices from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Los Angeles are usually found in August or July, booked 23 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
New Orleans (MSY) to Los Angeles (LAX)

All the information you need to plan the best MSY to LAX flight in 2021: compare New Orleans to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.
MSY - LAX
Price
$136 - $247
LAX
Temperature
57.2 - 73.4 °F
LAX
Precipitation
0 - 3.4 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$136

From New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Los Angeles

One-way from

$35

One-way flight from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Los Angeles

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from New Orleans to Los Angeles?

Find a great deal and save up to 42% by booking at least 19 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 Los Angeles within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $188.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New Orleans to Los Angeles (MSY - LAX)?

When flying from New Orleans to Los Angeles, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 28% versus a flight at noon.

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

Travelers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 30% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New Orleans to Los Angeles?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Los Angeles from New Orleans. Users have commonly found prices around $194 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $62. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

Cheap flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles in October, November 2021

The best prices found for MSY to LAX flights for October, November
11 Nov - 13 Nov
$78pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
6 Nov - 13 Nov
$83pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
9 Nov - 13 Nov
$86pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
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New Orleans Louis Armstrong

New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Los Angeles 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from New Orleans found for this year
11 Nov - 13 Nov
$78pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
2 Dec - 6 Dec
$83pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
9 Dec - 12 Dec
$85pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
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New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from New Orleans

Save time with New Orleans to Los Angeles direct flight deals
11 Nov - 13 Nov
$78pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
2 Dec - 6 Dec
$83pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
9 Nov - 13 Nov
$86pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
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Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
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New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Last minute flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles

Late deals on round-trip flights to Los Angeles from New Orleans, departing today and this week
31 Oct - 9 Nov
$116pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
29 Oct - 9 Nov
$121pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
30 Oct - 6 Nov
$124pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

One-way flights to Los Angeles from New Orleans

The cheapest one-way flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles
5:37 am - 7:42 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
4h 05m
MSY - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$35
mytrip.com
5:37 am - 7:42 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
4h 05m
MSY - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$40
FareScan
7:17 am - 9:23 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
4h 06m
MSY - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$41
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">New Orleans</span> to <span class="emphasized">Los Angeles</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From New Orleans to Los Angeles

What airports do I use to fly from New Orleans to Los Angeles?

You will need to book a flight from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Los Angeles if you want to fly from New Orleans to Los Angeles. At least 8 different airlines have flights from Louis Armstrong (MSY) to Los Angeles (LAX) on a regular basis. There are 5 flights to Los Angeles from the New Orleans airport per day. If you manage to book one that is nonstop, then you can expect the flight time from MSY to LAX to be around 3h 56m.

Which airlines flying from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Los Angeles have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Spirit Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines flying from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Los Angeles have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $78, but on average you can expect to pay $97.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from New Orleans to Los Angeles is less than $109.

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

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

How popular is this New Orleans to Los Angeles flight route?

The New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Los Angeles flight path was viewed by 487 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Flying on Spirit Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Los Angeles, with prices starting at $78. This flight start at 59% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles?

The cheapest flight price from New Orleans to Los Angeles is $76. On average you can expect to pay $592. The most popular route, (New Orleans Louis Armstrong - Los Angeles), can usually be booked for $83.

What are the most reliable airlines from New Orleans to Los Angeles?

Before booking your flight to Los Angeles from New Orleans, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Korean Air (57%), Spirit Airlines (56%), Delta( 45%).

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

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from New Orleans to Los Angeles.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Los Angeles, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Los Angeles from New Orleans?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Los Angeles within the United States

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

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 Los Angeles.

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

Do I need a test to fly back to New Orleans from Los Angeles?

Returning to New Orleans Louis Armstrong from Los Angeles

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

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Alternative routes for New Orleans to Los Angeles

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Los Angeles

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from New Orleans to Los Angeles.
Flight duration from MSY to LAX
3h 56m
Average temperature for October in Los Angeles
78.8 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Los Angeles
1.2 ″

Airports servicing New Orleans

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Top 6 airlines flying from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Los Angeles

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New Orleans to Los Angeles choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
$93 $216 No cancel fee 65%
American Airlines
$98 $240 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$103 $283 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$107 $223 No cancel fee 69%
Frontier
$120 $217 No cancel fee 62%
Alaska Airlines
$133 $414 No cancel fee 75%

Hourly flight availability from New Orleans to Los Angeles

See what time of day planes typically take off from New Orleans towards Los Angeles.
Evening 6 PM to midnight 70% of MSY to LAX departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 15% of MSY to LAX departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 15% of MSY to LAX departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of MSY to LAX departures
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Weekly flight availability
from New Orleans to Los Angeles
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from New Orleans to Los Angeles.
Sunday
5 daily flights
Monday
6 daily flights
Tuesday
5 daily flights
Wednesday
5 daily flights
Thursday
6 daily flights
Friday
6 daily flights
Saturday
6 daily flights
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