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Cheap flights from Atlanta to New Orleans (ATL - MSY)

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The best prices from Atlanta to New Orleans are usually found in September or January, booked 41 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Atlanta (ATL) to New Orleans (MSY)

ATL - MSY
Price
$134 - $189
MSY
Temperature
66.2 - 91.4 °F
MSY
Rainfall
3.3 - 7.8 inches
Popular in March High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise
Cheapest in September Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop
Round-trip from $134 From Atlanta to New Orleans
One-way from $66 One-way flight from Atlanta to New Orleans
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 Atlanta to New Orleans?

Users have found that flying from Atlanta to New Orleans on a Thursday 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 Atlanta to New Orleans?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 24 days in advance to save up to 36% 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 24 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 Atlanta to New Orleans 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $213, or $281 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

September can be a great time to fly to New Orleans from Atlanta with a flight ticket averaging about $212. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of September for as cheap as $141. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of March.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Atlanta to New Orleans (ATL - MSY)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Atlanta to New Orleans in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 50% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Atlanta to New Orleans in September, October 2020

The best prices found for ATL to MSY flights for September, October
2 Oct - 4 Oct
$63pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
8 Oct - 11 Oct
$71pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
30 Oct - 4 Nov
$72pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Atlanta to New Orleans 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from Atlanta found for this year
2 Oct - 4 Oct
$63pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
8 Oct - 11 Oct
$71pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
30 Oct - 2 Nov
$72pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Non-stop flights to New Orleans from Atlanta

Save time with Atlanta to New Orleans direct flight deals
8 Oct - 11 Oct
$71pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
30 Oct - 4 Nov
$72pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
30 Oct - 1 Nov
$73pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Last minute flights from Atlanta to New Orleans

Late deals on round-trip flights to New Orleans from Atlanta, departing today and this week
1 Oct - 4 Oct
$112pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
1 Oct - 4 Oct
$115pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
1 Oct - 4 Oct
$147pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Delta
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

One-way flights to New Orleans from Atlanta

The cheapest one-way flights from Atlanta to New Orleans
7:15 am - 10:18 am
Major Airline
1 Stop
4h 03m
ATL - MSY
Major Airline
$66
StudentUniverse
3:30 am - 4:21 pm
Spirit Airlines
3 Stops
13h 51m
ATL - MSY
Spirit Airlines
$123
Gotogate
10:14 am - 10:45 am
Delta
Nonstop
1h 31m
ATL - MSY
Delta
$124
Delta

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Atlanta to New Orleans

Are flight prices decreasing from Atlanta 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 Atlanta 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 Atlanta to New Orleans for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Atlanta to New Orleans for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $63, but on average you can expect to pay $92.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Atlanta to New Orleans under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Atlanta to New Orleans is less than $98.

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

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

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to New Orleans Louis Armstrong have been viewed 354 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Atlanta or New Orleans?

Atlanta will have less rainfall in 2 compared to New Orleans over the next 12 days.

Is Atlanta weather warmer or cooler than New Orleans?

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

How long is the flight from Atlanta to New Orleans?

Airlines like Delta and Spirit Airlines fly from Atlanta to New Orleans in about 1h 29m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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

Flying on Spirit Airlines is currently your cheapest option to New Orleans, with prices starting at $63. Spirit Airlines is 60% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

$36 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Spirit Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Major Airline and Delta, with prices starting from $66 and $69, respectively.

Alternative routes for Atlanta to New Orleans

Destination information for New Orleans

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Atlanta to New Orleans
Flight duration
1h 28m
Average temperature for September in New Orleans
87.8 °F
Avg rainfall for September in New Orleans
5.4 ″

Airports servicing Atlanta

Airports servicing New Orleans

Hourly flight availability from Atlanta to New Orleans

Evening 6 PM to midnight 60% of ATL to MSY departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 29% of ATL to MSY departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 10% of ATL to MSY departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of ATL to MSY departures
Midnight
6 AM
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6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Atlanta to New Orleans
Sunday
21 daily flights
Monday
20 daily flights
Tuesday
21 daily flights
Wednesday
18 daily flights
Thursday
20 daily flights
Friday
20 daily flights
Saturday
19 daily flights
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