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Cheap flights from Houston to New Orleans (IAH - MSY)

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The best prices from Houston to New Orleans are usually found in January or May, booked 57 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Friday and return on a Friday

IAH - MSY
Price
$137 - $187
MSY
Temperature
66.2 - 91.4 °F
MSY
Rainfall
3.3 - 7.8 inches
Popular in March High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise
Cheapest in January Best time to find cheap flights, 12% potential price drop
Round-trip from $١٣٧ From Houston to New Orleans
One-way from $١١٠ One-way flight from Houston to New Orleans
Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.

Cheap flights from Houston to New Orleans in June, July 2020

The best prices found for IAH to MSY flights for June, July
10 Jun - 14 Jun
$154pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
$self.airline
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
27 May - 3 Jun
$181pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
$self.airline
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
19 Jun - 22 Jun
$189pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
$self.airline
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Houston to New Orleans 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from Houston found for this year
8 Jul - 22 Jul
$50pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
22 Jul - 24 Jul
$62pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
8 Jul - 22 Jul
$67pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Non-stop flights to New Orleans from Houston

Save time with Houston to New Orleans direct flight deals
8 Jul - 22 Jul
$50pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
22 Jul - 24 Jul
$62pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
10 Jul - 19 Jul
$74pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Last minute flights from Houston to New Orleans

Late deals on round-trip flights to New Orleans from Houston, departing today and this week
27 May - 3 Jun
$181pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
$self.airline
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
29 May - 31 May
$204pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
$self.airline
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Delta
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
27 May - 28 May
$251pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
$self.airline
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

One-way flights to New Orleans from Houston

The cheapest one-way flights from Houston to New Orleans
3:33 pm - 2:54 pm
Spirit Airlines
3 Stops
23h 21m
IAH - MSY
Spirit Airlines
$110
Kiwi.com
2:00 am - 6:20 am
Delta
1 Stop
4h 20m
IAH - MSY
Delta
$249
Delta
5:45 am - 12:25 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
6h 40m
IAH - MSY
Multiple Airlines
$490
United

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Houston to New Orleans

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Houston to New Orleans for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $50, but on average you can expect to pay $59.

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

Cheapflights has at least 3 direct flights from Houston to New Orleans under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Houston to New Orleans is less than $62.

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

There are currently 3+ open flights from Houston to New Orleans within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from Houston to New Orleans?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Tuesday.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Houston George Bush Intcntl to New Orleans Louis Armstrong was viewed by 179 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

Currently, United Air Lines Inc. offers the cheapest flights from Houston to New Orleans. On average 231 flights can be found for this airline route daily.

How long does the flight from Houston to New Orleans take?

A nonstop flight takes up to 2 hours, covering a distance of 190 miles.

How many flights depart from Houston to New Orleans on average per day?

On average 6 flights depart from Houston George Bush Intcntl to New Orleans Louis Armstrong per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 50% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 50% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Houston or New Orleans?

When traveling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Houston is roughly less than New Orleans. You can assume this to be the case over the next 16 days.

Is Houston 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 Houston. 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.

Alternative routes for Houston to New Orleans

Destination information for New Orleans

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Houston to New Orleans
Flight duration
1h 10m
Average temperature for June in New Orleans
89.6 °F
Avg rainfall for June in New Orleans
7.8 ″

Airports servicing Houston

Airports servicing New Orleans

Hourly flight availability from Houston to New Orleans

Morning 6 AM to noon 50% of IAH to MSY departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 50% of IAH to MSY departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Houston to New Orleans
Sunday
6 daily flights
Monday
6 daily flights
Tuesday
6 daily flights
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
6 daily flights
Saturday
6 daily flights