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

ATL — MSY
Jan 31 — Feb 71

The best prices from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to New Orleans Louis Armstrong are usually found in January or December, booked 36 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Friday

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

All the information you need to plan the best ATL to MSY flight in 2023: compare Atlanta to New Orleans flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New Orleans.

ATL - MSY

Price

$129 - $216

MSY

Temperature

51.8 - 82.4 °F

MSY

Rainfall

3.3 - 6.4 inches

Popular inAprilHigh demand for flights, 21% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop
Round-trip from$129From Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to New Orleans Louis Armstrong
One-way from$18One-way flight from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to New Orleans Louis Armstrong

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

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Sunday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 47% by booking at least 34 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 Atlanta to New Orleans within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $163.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in April. For low rates, January can be a great choice for travel to New Orleans. Flights to New Orleans from Atlanta in January are about $170 on average during January, but can be found for as low as $63.

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Atlanta to New Orleans is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 32% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Atlanta to New Orleans in January, February 2023

The best prices found for ATL to MSY flights for January, February
Feb 22 - Mar 1
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

1h 39m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

1h 33m
$36

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/24

Feb 14 - Feb 15
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

1h 39m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

1h 33m
$39

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 21 - Feb 28
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

1h 45m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

1h 32m
$40

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Atlanta to New Orleans 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from Atlanta found for this year
Feb 22 - Mar 1
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

1h 39m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

1h 33m
$36

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 14 - Feb 15
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

1h 39m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

1h 33m
$39

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/24

Feb 21 - Feb 28
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

1h 45m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

1h 32m
$40

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Cheap Frontier flights from Atlanta to New Orleans

Feb 21 - Feb 28
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

1h 45m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

1h 32m
$40

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Feb 9 - Feb 14
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

1h 45m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

1h 29m
$47

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Mar 16 - Mar 21
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

1h 42m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

1h 29m
$50

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

  • One of the most popular airlines traveling from Atlanta to New Orleans is Frontier. Flights from Frontier traveling this route typically cost $257.76 RT. This price is typically 16% cheaper than other airlines that offer Atlanta to New Orleans flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $117. Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Airport is the most common Atlanta airport to take off from when flying to New Orleans. New Orleans Louis Armstrong Airport is the most popular arrival airport in New Orleans. When flying from Atlanta to New Orleans, Frontier flights are 32% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Atlanta to New Orleans

Feb 22 - Mar 1
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

1h 39m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

1h 33m
$36

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 14 - Feb 15
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

1h 39m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

1h 33m
$39

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 8 - Feb 14
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

1h 36m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

1h 33m
$45

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

  • If you’re traveling from Atlanta to New Orleans, one of the more common airlines traveling that route is Spirit Airlines. Atlanta to New Orleans flights are typically 26% cheaper than other airlines traveling the same route. Flights from Spirit Airlines typically cost $139.19 RT. The cheapest Spirit Airlines flight found for this route was $50. When traveling from Atlanta to New Orleans on Spirit Airlines, the most popular airport to depart from is Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is New Orleans Louis Armstrong Airport. When flying from Atlanta to New Orleans, Spirit Airlines flights are 15% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to New Orleans from Atlanta

Save time with Atlanta to New Orleans direct flight deals
Feb 22 - Mar 1
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

1h 39m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

1h 33m
$36

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 14 - Feb 15
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

1h 39m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

1h 33m
$39

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 21 - Feb 28
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

1h 45m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

1h 32m
$40

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Last minute flights from Atlanta to New Orleans

Late deals on return flights to New Orleans from Atlanta, departing today and this week
Jan 31 - Jan 31
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

1h 45m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

1h 29m
$54

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 2 - Feb 7
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

1h 45m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

1h 29m
$63

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 1 - Feb 9
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

1h 37m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Nonstop

1h 27m
$64

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

One-way flights to New Orleans from Atlanta

The cheapest one-way flights from Atlanta to New Orleans
Feb 21
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

1h 39m
$18

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 22
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

1h 36m
$19

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 21
ATL

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

1h 36m
$20

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Reviews of Airlines Servicing New Orleans

Spirit Airlines
6.9
Okay
708 reviews

Comfort

6.4

Overall

6.9

Food

5.6

Boarding

7.2

Crew

7.4

Entertainment

5.6

Reviews

1 / 10

There are several aisle seats were empty on flight and they gave me 31F Window without a window which is the last corner seat. Thank you Spirit!

Spirit Airlines
6.9
Okay
708 reviews
Spirit Airlines
6.9
Okay
708 reviews

Comfort

6.4

Overall

6.9

Food

5.6

Boarding

7.2

Crew

7.4

Entertainment

5.6

Reviews

1 / 10

There are several aisle seats were empty on flight and they gave me 31F Window without a window which is the last corner seat. Thank you Spirit!

Frontier
6.1
Okay
536 reviews
Spirit Airlines
6.9
Okay
708 reviews

Comfort

6.4

Overall

6.9

Food

5.6

Boarding

7.2

Crew

7.4

Entertainment

5.6

Reviews

1 / 10

There are several aisle seats were empty on flight and they gave me 31F Window without a window which is the last corner seat. Thank you Spirit!

Related info for your journey

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

What airports do I use to fly from Atlanta to New Orleans?

Booking a flight from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson (ATL) to New Orleans Louis Armstrong (MSY) is your only option if you wish to fly from Atlanta to New Orleans. On a typical day, there are 34 flights from Hartsfield-Jackson to Louis Armstrong, all of which are around 1h 26m for a nonstop flight. You can also purchase a plane ticket from 8 airlines when you book a flight from Hartsfield-Jackson to New Orleans.

Which airlines flying from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to New Orleans Louis Armstrong have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to New Orleans Louis Armstrong have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Delta, Spirit Airlines, and Frontier are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Delta with this kind of flexibility.

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 $36, but on average you can expect to pay $50.

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 $52.

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

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

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

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this Atlanta to New Orleans flight route?

Flights from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to New Orleans Louis Armstrong have been viewed 143 times in the past calendar month.

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

41 flight departures from Atlanta to New Orleans per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 39% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 39% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 22% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Atlanta to New Orleans?

Airlines like Spirit Airlines and Frontier fly from Atlanta to New Orleans in about 1h 39m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. The distance from Atlanta to New Orleans is about 427 mi. Most flights are nonstop.

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

Currently priced at $36, Spirit Airlines will fly you from Atlanta to New Orleans and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Frontier for as low as $40. You may be able to fly from Atlanta to New Orleans for 78% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Atlanta to New Orleans are Endeavor Airlines, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Atlanta to New Orleans?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Atlanta to New Orleans are Endeavor Airlines (100%), KLM (87%) and Korean Air (86%).

What are the cheapest flights from Atlanta to New Orleans?

The cheapest flight price from Atlanta to New Orleans is $20. On average you can expect to pay $604. The most popular route, (Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson - New Orleans Louis Armstrong), can usually be booked for $40.

Alternative routes for Atlanta to New Orleans

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Top 6 airlines flying from Atlanta to New Orleans

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Atlanta to New Orleans choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$12Average$22FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$38Average$103FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$50Average$139FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$117Average$258FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$130Average$310FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$262Average$368FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Atlanta to New Orleans

See what time of day planes typically take off from Atlanta to New Orleans
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
21%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
32%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
46%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Atlanta to New Orleans

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Atlanta to New Orleans
Sunday28daily flights
Monday35daily flights
Tuesday34daily flights
Wednesday38daily flights
Thursday44daily flights
Friday34daily flights
Saturday25daily flights
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