Cheap flights from Charleston to New Orleans (CHS - MSY)

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The best prices from Charleston to New Orleans are usually found in August or September, booked 28 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Charleston (CHS) to New Orleans (MSY)

All the information you need to plan the best CHS to MSY flight in 2021: compare Charleston to New Orleans flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New Orleans.
CHS - MSY
Price
$202 - $361
MSY
Temperature
66.2 - 91.4 °F
MSY
Precipitation
3.3 - 7.8 inches

Popular in

April

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 32% potential price drop

Average price

$296

Average for round-trip flights in July 2021

Round-trip from

$202

From Charleston 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 Charleston 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.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 31 days in advance, which can save you up to 28% on flights from Charleston to New Orleans compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 31 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $200. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $252.

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

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to New Orleans from Charleston. Users have commonly found prices around $192 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $83. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Charleston to New Orleans (CHS - MSY)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Charleston to New Orleans in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 22% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Charleston to New Orleans in July, August 2021

The best prices found for CHS to MSY flights for July, August
26 Aug - 1 Sep
$148pp
CHS
Charleston
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CHS
Charleston
16 Aug - 21 Aug
$149pp
CHS
Charleston
Delta
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Delta
 
1 STOP
CHS
Charleston
17 Aug - 24 Aug
$152pp
CHS
Charleston
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHS
Charleston

Charleston to New Orleans 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from Charleston found for this year
12 Nov - 15 Nov
$139pp
CHS
Charleston
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Breeze Airways
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston
18 Nov - 21 Nov
$141pp
CHS
Charleston
Breeze Airways
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Breeze Airways
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston
10 Dec - 12 Dec
$142pp
CHS
Charleston
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Breeze Airways
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston

Non-stop flights to New Orleans from Charleston

Save time with Charleston to New Orleans direct flight deals
18 Nov - 21 Nov
$141pp
CHS
Charleston
Breeze Airways
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Breeze Airways
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston
3 Dec - 6 Dec
$149pp
CHS
Charleston
Breeze Airways
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Breeze Airways
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston
29 Nov - 3 Dec
$153pp
CHS
Charleston
Breeze Airways
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Breeze Airways
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston

Last minute flights from Charleston to New Orleans

Late deals on round-trip flights to New Orleans from Charleston, departing today and this week
3 Aug - 10 Aug
$181pp
CHS
Charleston
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
CHS
Charleston
5 Aug - 7 Aug
$195pp
CHS
Charleston
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CHS
Charleston
6 Aug - 9 Aug
$198pp
CHS
Charleston
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CHS
Charleston

One-way flights to New Orleans from Charleston

The cheapest one-way flights from Charleston to New Orleans
10:41 am - 8:15 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
10h 34m
CHS - MSY
American Airlines
1:27 pm - 5:05 pm
Delta
1 Stop
4h 38m
CHS - MSY
Delta
$224
Delta
5:40 pm - 4:04 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
23h 24m
CHS - MSY
Multiple Airlines
$237
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Flight FAQs

From Charleston to New Orleans

Are flight prices decreasing from Charleston 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 Charleston 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.

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

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

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

If you wish to fly to New Orleans from Charleston, then you need to book flights from Charleston to New Orleans Louis Armstrong. There is 1 flight from Charleston (CHS) to Louis Armstrong (MSY) per day to choose from. Flights to New Orleans from Charleston are available from 5 different airlines, which means you should have some options if you want to compare airfare deals. 2h 05m is how long a nonstop flight from Charleston to New Orleans Louis Armstrong typically takes.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Charleston to New Orleans for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $139, but on average you can expect to pay $153.

Are there nonstop flights from Charleston to New Orleans for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Charleston to New Orleans under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Charleston to New Orleans is less than $185.

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

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

How popular is this flight route?

The Charleston to New Orleans Louis Armstrong flight path was viewed by 50 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Charleston or New Orleans?

Expected rainfall in Charleston is same as in New Orleans. You can expect this to be the case over the next 18 days.

Is Charleston weather warmer or cooler than New Orleans?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 91 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in New Orleans is typically the same as in Charleston. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Charleston to New Orleans?

For as low as $141, Breeze Airways can have you in New Orleans from Charleston in 2h 05m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

According to our current data, Breeze Airways ($141), Delta ($144), and American Airlines ($148) offers the cheapest pricing from Charleston to New Orleans. These flights start at 52% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $69 on Delta. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include United Airlines from $81 and Breeze Airways from $87 one-way.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for New Orleans, LA

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

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

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

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

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

Returning to Charleston 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 Charleston.

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

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Alternative routes for Charleston 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 Charleston to New Orleans.
Flight duration
1h 57m
Average temperature for July in New Orleans
91.4 °F
Avg rainfall for July in New Orleans
6.2 ″

Airports servicing Charleston

Airports servicing New Orleans

Top 4 airlines flying from Charleston to New Orleans

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Charleston 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
JetBlue
$94 $193 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$118 $301 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$128 $345 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$149 $358 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Charleston to New Orleans

See what time of day planes typically take off from Charleston towards New Orleans.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 66% of CHS to MSY departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 33% of CHS to MSY departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of CHS to MSY departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 0% of CHS to MSY departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Charleston to New Orleans
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Charleston to New Orleans.
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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