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

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The best prices from Detroit to New Orleans are usually found in September or January, booked 46 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Friday

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

DTT - MSY
Price
$175 - $269
MSY
Temperature
66.2 - 91.4 °F
MSY
Rainfall
3.3 - 7.8 inches
Popular in March High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise
Cheapest in September Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop
Round-trip from RM 175 From Detroit to New Orleans
One-way from RM 174 One-way flight from Detroit 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 Detroit 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 49% on the overall cost on flights from Detroit to New Orleans.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Detroit 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 24 days in advance, which can save you up to 36% on flights from Detroit to New Orleans compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 24 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 $213. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $281.

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

September is one of the best times of the year to fly to New Orleans from Detroit. Prices for September average $212 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $141. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of March. Opting for a September flight can save you 20% on your journey compared to booking in September

When is the cheapest time to fly from Detroit to New Orleans (DTT - MSY)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Detroit to New Orleans is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 32% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Detroit to New Orleans in September, October 2020

The best prices found for DTT to MSY flights for September, October
8 Oct - 11 Oct
$97pp
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
8 Oct - 12 Oct
$98pp
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
8 Oct - 12 Oct
$100pp
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

Detroit to New Orleans 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from Detroit found for this year
8 Oct - 11 Oct
$97pp
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
6 Nov - 8 Nov
$98pp
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
8 Oct - 12 Oct
$100pp
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

Non-stop flights to New Orleans from Detroit

Save time with Detroit to New Orleans direct flight deals
6 Nov - 8 Nov
$98pp
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
12 Oct - 15 Oct
$101pp
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
7 Nov - 14 Nov
$102pp
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
24 Sep - 27 Sep
$177pp
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
26 Sep - 28 Sep
$190pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
24 Sep - 27 Sep
$191pp
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 New Orleans from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to New Orleans
5:15 am - 4:11 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
11h 56m
DTW - MSY
Spirit Airlines
$174
KAYAK
1:30 pm - 3:26 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
38h 56m
DTW - MSY
Multiple Airlines
$195
Kiwi.com
10:35 am - 4:00 pm
Delta
1 Stop
6h 25m
DTW - MSY
Delta
$258
Delta

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Detroit to New Orleans flights.

Flight FAQs

From Detroit to New Orleans

Are flight prices decreasing from Detroit 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 Detroit 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 Detroit to New Orleans for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit to New Orleans for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $97, but on average you can expect to pay $115.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Detroit to New Orleans under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Detroit to New Orleans is less than $132.

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

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

Is Detroit 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 hotter than in Detroit. 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 Detroit to New Orleans?

Airlines like Spirit Airlines and British Airways fly from Detroit to New Orleans in about 2h 29m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 2h 47m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Detroit to New Orleans round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Detroit to New Orleans is Spirit Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $97 on this airline. Spirit Airlines is 56% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Spirit Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $28. Users have also found prices from $108 and $277 on Spirit Airlines and Delta, respectively.

Alternative routes for Detroit to New Orleans

Destination information for New Orleans

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Detroit to New Orleans
Flight duration
2h 32m
Average temperature for September in New Orleans
87.8 °F
Avg rainfall for September in New Orleans
5.4 ″

Airports servicing Detroit

Airports servicing New Orleans

Hourly flight availability from Detroit to New Orleans

Morning 6 AM to noon 50% of DTT to MSY departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Detroit to New Orleans
Sunday
3 daily flights
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
3 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
2 daily flights
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