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Cheap flights from Washington to New Orleans Intl (WAS - MSY)

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The best prices from Washington to New Orleans Intl are usually found in September or January, booked 51 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Washington (WAS) to New Orleans Intl (MSY)

WAS - MSY
Price
$182 - $290
MSY
Temperature
66.2 - 91.4 °F
MSY
Rainfall
3.3 - 7.8 inches
Popular in April High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise
Cheapest in September Best time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop
Round-trip from $182 From Washington to New Orleans Intl
One-way from $29 One-way flight from Washington to New Orleans Intl
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 Washington to New Orleans Intl?

Users have found that leaving on a Friday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 30% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 24 days in advance, which can save you up to 36% on flights from Washington to New Orleans Intl compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 24 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $213. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $281.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in March. For low rates, September can be a great choice for travel to New Orleans Intl. Flights to New Orleans Intl from Washington in September are about $212 on average during September, but can be found for as low as $141.

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

When flying from Washington to New Orleans Intl, 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 25% versus a flight in the noon.

Cheap flights from Washington to New Orleans Intl in August, September 2020

The best prices found for WAS to MSY flights for August, September
23 Jul - 1 Aug
$53pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
30 Jul - 2 Aug
$55pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
24 Jul - 26 Jul
$58pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Washington to New Orleans Intl 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans Intl from Washington found for this year
23 Jul - 1 Aug
$53pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
30 Jul - 2 Aug
$55pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
24 Jul - 28 Jul
$58pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Non-stop flights to New Orleans Intl from Washington

Save time with Washington to New Orleans Intl direct flight deals
30 Jul - 2 Aug
$101pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
7 Oct - 11 Oct
$103pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
17 Sep - 21 Sep
$105pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Last minute flights from Washington to New Orleans Intl

Late deals on round-trip flights to New Orleans Intl from Washington, departing today and this week
24 Jul - 26 Jul
$58pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
25 Jul - 3 Aug
$66pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
25 Jul - 30 Jul
$67pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

One-way flights to New Orleans Intl from Washington

The cheapest one-way flights from Washington to New Orleans Intl
2:20 pm - 3:59 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
2h 39m
BWI - MSY
Spirit Airlines
$50
Travelocity
2:20 pm - 3:59 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
2h 39m
BWI - MSY
Spirit Airlines
$52
Orbitz
1:41 pm - 6:24 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
5h 43m
BWI - MSY
Spirit Airlines
$29
Spirit

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Washington to New Orleans Intl

Are flight prices decreasing from Washington to New Orleans 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 Washington and New Orleans 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 Washington to New Orleans Intl for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington to New Orleans Intl for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $53, but on average you can expect to pay $79.

Are there nonstop flights from Washington to New Orleans Intl for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 16 direct flights from Washington to New Orleans Intl under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Washington to New Orleans Intl is less than $248.

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

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

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

Per day, 1 flight departs from Washington to New Orleans Louis Armstrong on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

Is Washington weather warmer or cooler than New Orleans?

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

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

A quick flight from Washington to New Orleans Intl can take about 2h 37m. Allegiant Air provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $197. Airlines will cover a distance of 974 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Washington to New Orleans Intl round-trip from $53. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is JetBlue. These flights start at 78% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Spirit Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $29.

Destination information for New Orleans Intl

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Washington to New Orleans Intl
Flight duration
2h 33m
Average temperature for August in New Orleans Intl
91.4 °F
Avg rainfall for August in New Orleans Intl
5.0 ″

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan National (DCA)

Airports servicing New Orleans

Hourly flight availability from Washington to New Orleans Intl

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 67% of WAS to MSY departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 32% of WAS to MSY departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of WAS to MSY departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of WAS to MSY departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Washington to New Orleans Intl
Sunday
7 daily flights
Monday
8 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
7 daily flights
Thursday
8 daily flights
Friday
8 daily flights
Saturday
8 daily flights