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

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The best prices from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to New Orleans Louis Armstrong are usually found in July or May, booked 36 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)

All the information you need to plan the best ATL to MSY flight in 2021: compare Atlanta to New Orleans flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New Orleans.
ATL - MSY
Price
$117 - $192
MSY
Temperature
51.8 - 82.4 °F
MSY
Precipitation
3.3 - 6.4 inches

Popular in

February

High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$117

From Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to New Orleans Louis Armstrong

One-way from

$49

One-way flight from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Atlanta to New Orleans?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in February. For low rates, July can be a great choice for travel to New Orleans. Flights to New Orleans from Atlanta in July are about $147 on average during July, but can be found for as low as $50.

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 at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 51% on airfare.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 48% by booking at least 35 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 $147.

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

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

Cheap flights from Atlanta to New Orleans in October, November 2021

The best prices found for ATL to MSY flights for October, November
9 Nov - 18 Nov
$37pp
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
9 Nov - 18 Nov
$38pp
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
9 Nov - 18 Nov
$42pp
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 Hartsfield-Jackson to New Orleans 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from Atlanta found for this year
9 Nov - 18 Nov
$37pp
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
9 Nov - 18 Nov
$38pp
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
9 Nov - 18 Nov
$42pp
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
9 Nov - 18 Nov
$37pp
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
9 Nov - 18 Nov
$38pp
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
9 Nov - 18 Nov
$42pp
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
31 Oct - 3 Nov
$48pp
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
27 Oct - 2 Nov
$50pp
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
31 Oct - 6 Nov
$51pp
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

One-way flights to Louis Armstrong from Atlanta

The cheapest one-way flights from Atlanta to New Orleans
11:49 am - 12:20 pm
Delta
Nonstop
1h 31m
ATL - MSY
Delta
$49
Delta
10:01 am - 10:42 am
Frontier
Nonstop
1h 41m
ATL - MSY
Frontier
$54
JustFly
10:40 am - 5:47 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
20h 07m
ATL - MSY
Spirit Airlines
$60
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Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Atlanta to New Orleans

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 22 flights from Hartsfield-Jackson to Louis Armstrong, all of which are around 1h 29m for a nonstop flight. You can also purchase a plane ticket from 6 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. Spirit Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Spirit Airlines 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 $37, 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 $50.

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, Thursday, Saturday.

How popular is this Atlanta to New Orleans flight route?

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

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

5 flight departures from Atlanta to New Orleans per day on average.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 80% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 20% 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 41m. 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 $37, 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 $63. You may be able to fly from Atlanta to New Orleans for 74% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $18 on Spirit Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Frontier from $27 and Delta from $49 one-way.

What are the cheapest flights from Atlanta to New Orleans?

The cheapest flight price from Atlanta to New Orleans is $39. On average you can expect to pay $371. The most popular route, (Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson - New Orleans Louis Armstrong), can usually be booked for $37.

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 Aerolineas Argentinas (88%), Spirit Airlines (85%) and WestJet (72%).

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 Delta. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for New Orleans, LA

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

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to New Orleans Louis Armstrong within the United States

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson 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 Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson are not required to quarantine after entering New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

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

Returning to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson from New Orleans Louis Armstrong

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 Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New Orleans Louis Armstrong are not required to quarantine after entering Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson.

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Alternative routes for Atlanta to New Orleans

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

Destination information for New Orleans

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Atlanta to New Orleans.
Flight duration from ATL to MSY
1h 36m
Average temperature for October in New Orleans
80.6 °F
Avg rainfall for October in New Orleans
3.3 ″

Airports servicing Atlanta

Airports servicing New Orleans

Top 6 airlines flying from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to New Orleans Louis Armstrong

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.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
$53 $145 No cancel fee 65%
American Airlines
$70 $231 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$72 $265 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$78 $245 No cancel fee N/A
Frontier
$118 $227 No cancel fee 62%
Southwest
$159 $309 No cancel fee 63%

Hourly flight availability from Atlanta to New Orleans

See what time of day planes typically take off from Atlanta towards New Orleans.
Evening 6 PM to midnight 60% of ATL to MSY departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 22% of ATL to MSY departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 17% of ATL to MSY departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of ATL to MSY departures
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.
Sunday
22 daily flights
Monday
28 daily flights
Tuesday
25 daily flights
Wednesday
24 daily flights
Thursday
20 daily flights
Friday
25 daily flights
Saturday
15 daily flights
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