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

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The best prices from New Orleans to Los Angeles are usually found in February or January, booked 24 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

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

MSY - LAX
Price
$176 - $273
LAX
Temperature
68 - 89.6 °F
LAX
Rainfall
0 - 4.8 inches
Popular in June High demand for flights, 19% potential price rise
Cheapest in February Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop
Round-trip from $176 From New Orleans to Los Angeles
One-way from $27 One-way flight from New Orleans to Los Angeles
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 to Los Angeles?

Users have found that flying from New Orleans to Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 17 days in advance to save up to 8% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 17 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from New Orleans to Los Angeles 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $87, or $97 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of September. Prices to Los Angeles from New Orleans average $95. You can even find prices in September for less than $95, as users have found deals to Los Angeles from as low as $46. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Los Angeles from New Orleans. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 12%.

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

It’s typically best to fly out from New Orleans to Los Angeles in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 26% on the flight price compared to flying in the noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles in August, September 2020

The best prices found for MSY to LAX flights for August, September
1 Aug - 1 Aug
$48pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
1 Aug - 8 Aug
$53pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
22 Jul - 25 Jul
$54pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

New Orleans to Los Angeles 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from New Orleans found for this year
1 Aug - 1 Aug
$48pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
1 Aug - 10 Aug
$53pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
22 Jul - 25 Jul
$54pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from New Orleans

Save time with New Orleans to Los Angeles direct flight deals
6 Aug - 10 Aug
$118pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
7 Aug - 11 Aug
$123pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
1 Aug - 10 Aug
$131pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
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
28 Jul - 4 Aug
$53pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
28 Jul - 29 Jul
$54pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
26 Jul - 29 Jul
$56pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
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New Orleans Louis Armstrong

One-way flights to Los Angeles from New Orleans

The cheapest one-way flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles
4:10 pm - 6:30 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
4h 20m
MSY - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$72
FlightNetwork
2:00 am - 8:15 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
8h 15m
MSY - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$27
FlightNetwork
2:00 am - 8:15 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
8h 15m
MSY - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$28
FlyFar

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From New Orleans to Los Angeles

Are flight prices decreasing from New Orleans to Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles 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.

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 $48, but on average you can expect to pay $66.

Are there nonstop flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from New Orleans to Los Angeles is less than $146.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from New Orleans to Los Angeles?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Los Angeles was viewed by 487 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 to Los Angeles on average per day?

Per day, 3 flights depart from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Los Angeles on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 67% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 33% of flight departures

Does it rain more in New Orleans or Los Angeles?

The rainfall in New Orleans is generally less than the rainfall in Los Angeles. This will continue over the next 18 days.

Is New Orleans weather warmer or cooler than Los Angeles?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 91 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in Los Angeles is generally colder than in New Orleans. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from New Orleans to Los Angeles?

A quick flight from New Orleans to Los Angeles can take about 3h 59m. Spirit Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $48. The distance between New Orleans and Los Angeles is about 1676 mi. Most flights are nonstop.

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

Currently priced at $48, Spirit Airlines will fly you from New Orleans to Los Angeles and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Spirit Airlines is 78% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New Orleans to Los Angeles one-way?

The cheapest airline for a one-way flight from New Orleans to Los Angeles is Spirit Airlines ($27).

Alternative routes for New Orleans to Los Angeles

Destination information for Los Angeles

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from New Orleans to Los Angeles
Average temperature for August in Los Angeles
89.6 °F
Avg rainfall for August in Los Angeles
0.0 ″

Airports servicing New Orleans

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Hourly flight availability from New Orleans to Los Angeles

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Weekly flight availability
from New Orleans to Los Angeles
Sunday
7 daily flights
Monday
7 daily flights
Tuesday
6 daily flights
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
7 daily flights
Friday
9 daily flights
Saturday
1 daily flight
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