Cheap flights from Birmingham to New Orleans (BHM - MSY)

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The best prices from Birmingham to New Orleans Louis Armstrong are usually found in August or September, booked 54 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Saturday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Birmingham (BHM) to New Orleans (MSY)

All the information you need to plan the best BHM to MSY flight in 2021: compare Birmingham to New Orleans flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New Orleans.
BHM - MSY
Price
$224 - $423
MSY
Temperature
66.2 - 91.4 °F
MSY
Precipitation
3.3 - 7.8 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$224

From Birmingham to New Orleans Louis Armstrong

One-way from

$156

One-way flight from Birmingham 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 day to fly round-trip from Birmingham, Alabama to New Orleans?

Leaving on a Monday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 61% on the overall cost on flights from Birmingham, Alabama to New Orleans.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Birmingham, Alabama to New Orleans?

Users have found that booking a flight from Birmingham, Alabama to New Orleans at least 52 days early can save you up to 131% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 52 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Birmingham, Alabama to New Orleans for as little as $435 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $673 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Birmingham, Alabama to New Orleans?

Flights from Birmingham, Alabama to New Orleans lean towards being more expensive in November. Prices are generally better when you fly from Birmingham, Alabama to New Orleans in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $157.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Birmingham, Alabama to New Orleans (BHM - MSY)?

When flying from Birmingham, Alabama to New Orleans, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 35% versus a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Birmingham to New Orleans in September, October 2021

The best prices found for BHM to MSY flights for September, October
9 Oct - 12 Oct
$173pp
BHM
Birmingham
Delta
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Delta
 
1 STOP
BHM
Birmingham
17 Sep - 19 Sep
$191pp
BHM
Birmingham
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
BHM
Birmingham
15 Oct - 17 Oct
$213pp
BHM
Birmingham
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
BHM
Birmingham

Birmingham to New Orleans 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from Birmingham found for this year
9 Oct - 12 Oct
$173pp
BHM
Birmingham
Delta
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Delta
 
1 STOP
BHM
Birmingham
17 Sep - 19 Sep
$191pp
BHM
Birmingham
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
BHM
Birmingham
10 Dec - 12 Dec
$213pp
BHM
Birmingham
Delta
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Delta
 
1 STOP
BHM
Birmingham

Non-stop flights to New Orleans from Birmingham

Save time with Birmingham to New Orleans direct flight deals
9 Oct - 12 Oct
$3,207pp
BHM
Birmingham
Linear Air Taxi
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Linear Air Taxi
Non-Stop
BHM
Birmingham
25 Sep - 26 Sep
$5,567pp
BHM
Birmingham
Linear Air Taxi
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Linear Air Taxi
Non-Stop
BHM
Birmingham

Last minute flights from Birmingham to New Orleans

Late deals on round-trip flights to New Orleans from Birmingham, departing today and this week
25 Sep - 27 Sep
$319pp
BHM
Birmingham
Delta
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Delta
 
1 STOP
BHM
Birmingham
25 Sep - 26 Sep
$327pp
BHM
Birmingham
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
BHM
Birmingham
25 Sep - 26 Sep
$339pp
BHM
Birmingham
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
BHM
Birmingham

One-way flights to Louis Armstrong from Birmingham

The cheapest one-way flights from Birmingham to New Orleans
8:01 am - 12:55 pm
Delta
1 Stop
4h 54m
BHM - MSY
Delta
$156
Delta
2:11 pm - 1:04 pm
United Airlines
1 Stop
22h 53m
BHM - MSY
United Airlines
$367
United
3:10 am - 10:23 am
American Airlines
2 Stops
7h 13m
BHM - MSY
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Birmingham to New Orleans

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Birmingham to New Orleans Louis Armstrong have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Delta, United Airlines, and Linear Air Taxi 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.

Are flight prices decreasing from Birmingham, Alabama 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 Birmingham, Alabama 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 Birmingham, Alabama to New Orleans for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Birmingham, Alabama to New Orleans for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $173, but on average you can expect to pay $272.

Are there nonstop flights from Birmingham, Alabama to New Orleans for under $3,300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 2 direct flights from Birmingham, Alabama to New Orleans under $3,300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Birmingham, Alabama to New Orleans is less than $4,387.

Are there last-minute flights available from Birmingham, Alabama to New Orleans for under $400?

There are currently 7+ open flights from Birmingham, Alabama to New Orleans within the next 7 days for less than $400.

How popular is this Birmingham, Alabama to New Orleans flight route?

Flights from Birmingham to New Orleans Louis Armstrong have been viewed 20 times in the past calendar month.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Birmingham, Alabama to New Orleans round-trip?

According to our current data, United Airlines ($173), Delta ($213), and American Airlines ($318) offers the cheapest pricing from Birmingham, Alabama to New Orleans. Users have found that United Airlines is 44% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Birmingham, Alabama to New Orleans one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Birmingham, Alabama to New Orleans are United Airlines ($107), Delta ($156), and American Airlines ($161).

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for New Orleans, LA

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

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

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

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

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

Returning to Birmingham 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 Birmingham.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New Orleans Louis Armstrong are not required to quarantine after entering Birmingham.

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Alternative routes for Birmingham 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 Birmingham to New Orleans.
Average temperature for September in New Orleans
87.8 °F
Avg rainfall for September in New Orleans
5.4 ″

Airports servicing Birmingham

Airports servicing New Orleans

Top 3 airlines flying from Birmingham to New Orleans Louis Armstrong

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Birmingham 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
United Airlines
$143 $331 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$168 $390 No cancel fee N/A
Linear Air Taxi
$1,971 $4,913 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Linear Air Taxi. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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