Cheap flights from Buffalo to New Orleans (BUF - MSY)

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The best prices from Buffalo to New Orleans Louis Armstrong are usually found in September or August, booked 49 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Buffalo (BUF) to New Orleans (MSY)

All the information you need to plan the best BUF to MSY flight in 2021: compare Buffalo to New Orleans flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New Orleans.
BUF - MSY
Price
$258 - $369
MSY
Temperature
51.8 - 82.4 °F
MSY
Precipitation
3.3 - 6.4 inches

Popular in

April

High demand for flights, 12% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$258

From Buffalo to New Orleans Louis Armstrong

One-way from

$165

One-way flight from Buffalo 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.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Buffalo to New Orleans (BUF - MSY)?

It’s optimal to fly from Buffalo to New Orleans in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 12% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of September. Prices to New Orleans from Buffalo average $326. You can even find prices in September for less than $326, as users have found deals to New Orleans from as low as $167. The month of April appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to New Orleans from Buffalo. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 13%.

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

To save up to 42% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 46 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Buffalo to New Orleans from $380 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $492 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Buffalo 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 24% on the overall cost on flights from Buffalo to New Orleans.

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

The best prices found for BUF to MSY flights for October, November
21 Oct - 25 Oct
$183pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
28 Oct - 30 Oct
$212pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
25 Nov - 29 Nov
$219pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo

Buffalo to New Orleans 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from Buffalo found for this year
1 Dec - 4 Dec
$146pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
1 Dec - 4 Dec
$173pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BUF
Buffalo
1 Dec - 4 Dec
$174pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BUF
Buffalo

Last minute flights from Buffalo to New Orleans

Late deals on round-trip flights to New Orleans from Buffalo, departing today and this week
21 Oct - 25 Oct
$183pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
22 Oct - 23 Oct
$249pp
BUF
Buffalo
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
22 Oct - 23 Oct
$271pp
BUF
Buffalo
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo

One-way flights to Louis Armstrong from Buffalo

The cheapest one-way flights from Buffalo to New Orleans
6:12 am - 12:50 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
7h 38m
BUF - MSY
Frontier
$165
Kiwi.com
6:40 am - 4:49 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
11h 09m
BUF - MSY
American Airlines
12:45 am - 6:06 pm
Delta
3 Stops
18h 21m
BUF - MSY
Delta
$305
Delta

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Flight FAQs

From Buffalo to New Orleans

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like American Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines flying from Buffalo to New Orleans Louis Armstrong have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Buffalo to New Orleans for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Buffalo to New Orleans for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $146, but on average you can expect to pay $238.

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

There are currently 6+ open flights from Buffalo to New Orleans within the next 7 days for less than $200.

How popular is this Buffalo to New Orleans flight route?

Flights from Buffalo to New Orleans Louis Armstrong have been viewed 58 times in the past calendar month.

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

Flying on American Airlines is currently your cheapest option to New Orleans, with prices starting at $247. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by United Airlines and Delta, with the lowest prices starting at $275 and $285, respectively. These flights start at 24% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Frontier, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $124. However, be on the lookout for offers from Delta and American Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Buffalo to New Orleans for a low price.

What are the cheapest flights from Buffalo to New Orleans?

While on average a flight from Buffalo to New Orleans is generally $415, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $141. When looking at the most popular route, (Buffalo - New Orleans Louis Armstrong), you can expect to pay $146 for that flight.

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

American Airlines, JetBlue and Delta are the most popular airlines when flying from Buffalo to New Orleans.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for New Orleans, LA

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

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

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

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

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

Returning to Buffalo 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 Buffalo.

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

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Alternative routes for Buffalo to New Orleans

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Destination information for New Orleans

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Buffalo to New Orleans.
Average temperature for October in New Orleans
80.6 °F
Avg rainfall for October in New Orleans
3.3 ″

Airports servicing Buffalo

Airports servicing New Orleans

Top 6 airlines flying from Buffalo to New Orleans Louis Armstrong

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Buffalo 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
Frontier
$112 $231 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$132 $287 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$143 $310 No cancel fee 69%
JetBlue
$143 $320 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$148 $344 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$148 $363 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Buffalo to New Orleans

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