Cheap flights from Detroit to New Orleans (DTW - MSY)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Detroit (DTW) to New Orleans (MSY)

All the information you need to plan the best DTW to MSY flight in 2021: compare Detroit to New Orleans flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New Orleans.
DTW - MSY
Price
$154 - $233
MSY
Temperature
51.8 - 82.4 °F
MSY
Precipitation
3.3 - 6.4 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$154

From Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to New Orleans Louis Armstrong

One-way from

$28

One-way flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County 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 Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to New Orleans?

March is one of the best times of the year to fly to New Orleans from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport. Prices for March average $203 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $94. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a March flight can save you 14% on your journey compared to booking in March

How far in advance should I book a flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to New Orleans?

To save on the cost of your flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to New Orleans, book at least 17 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 25% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $174 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $234.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to New Orleans (DTW - MSY)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to New Orleans as you normally would.

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

The best prices found for DTW to MSY flights for October, November
26 Nov - 13 Dec
$53pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
25 Oct - 28 Oct
$54pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
25 Nov - 30 Nov
$58pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to New Orleans 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from Detroit found for this year
26 Nov - 13 Dec
$53pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
25 Oct - 28 Oct
$54pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
25 Nov - 30 Nov
$58pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Non-stop flights to New Orleans from Detroit

Save time with Detroit to New Orleans direct flight deals
26 Nov - 13 Dec
$53pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
25 Nov - 30 Nov
$58pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
9 Dec - 13 Dec
$59pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Last minute flights from Detroit to New Orleans

Late deals on round-trip flights to New Orleans from Detroit, departing today and this week
25 Oct - 28 Oct
$54pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
25 Oct - 3 Nov
$69pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
25 Oct - 28 Oct
$73pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

One-way flights to Louis Armstrong from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to New Orleans
10:55 am - 12:26 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
2h 31m
DTW - MSY
Spirit Airlines
$28
FareScan
3:42 am - 5:26 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
2h 44m
DTW - MSY
Spirit Airlines
$40
FareScan
3:42 am - 5:26 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
2h 44m
DTW - MSY
Spirit Airlines
$61
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Flight FAQs

From Detroit to New Orleans

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

To fly from Detroit to New Orleans, you need to book a flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW) to Louis Armstrong (MSY). Nonstop flights to New Orleans Louis Armstrong from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County take 2h 27m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there are 4 outbound flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Louis Armstrong offered by 5 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to New Orleans Louis Armstrong have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to New Orleans for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to New Orleans for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $53, but on average you can expect to pay $77.

Are there nonstop flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to New Orleans for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to New Orleans under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to New Orleans is less than $99.

Are there last-minute flights available from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to New Orleans for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to New Orleans within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to New Orleans round-trip?

Spirit Airlines, at $53, was found to be the cheapest airline from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to New Orleans.. Users have found that Spirit Airlines is 73% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to New Orleans?

The most popular airlines flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to New Orleans are American Airlines, JetBlue and Delta. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to New Orleans?

While on average a flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to New Orleans is generally $480, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $56. When looking at the most popular route, (Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - New Orleans Louis Armstrong), you can expect to pay $53 for that flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to New Orleans?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to New Orleans consider choosing KLM (100%), Korean Air (100%) or Delta (76%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for New Orleans, LA

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

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County 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 Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County are not required to quarantine after entering New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

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

Returning to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County 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 Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New Orleans Louis Armstrong are not required to quarantine after entering Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

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Alternative routes for Detroit 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 Detroit to New Orleans.
Flight duration from DTW to MSY
2h 33m
Average temperature for October in New Orleans
80.6 °F
Avg rainfall for October in New Orleans
3.3 ″

Airports servicing Detroit

Airports servicing New Orleans

Top 4 airlines flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to New Orleans Louis Armstrong

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Detroit 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
American Airlines
$79 $281 No cancel fee 71%
Spirit Airlines
$94 $227 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$97 $256 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$143 $312 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Detroit to New Orleans

See what time of day planes typically take off from Detroit towards New Orleans.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 78% of DTW to MSY departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 21% of DTW to MSY departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of DTW to MSY departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of DTW to MSY departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Detroit to New Orleans
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Detroit to New Orleans.
Sunday
5 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
5 daily flights
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
6 daily flights
Saturday
6 daily flights
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