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Cheap flights from Illinois (IL) to New Orleans (MSY)

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

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

To save up to 36% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 24 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Illinois to New Orleans from $213 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $281 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in March. For low rates, September can be a great choice for travel to New Orleans. Flights to New Orleans from Illinois in September are about $212 on average during September, but can be found for as low as $141.

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

The best prices found for Illinois to MSY flights for September, October
22 Oct - 24 Oct
$70pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
28 Oct - 1 Nov
$71pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
19 Oct - 21 Oct
$72pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Illinois to New Orleans 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from Illinois found for this year
22 Oct - 24 Oct
$70pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
28 Oct - 1 Nov
$71pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
19 Oct - 21 Oct
$72pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Non-stop flights to New Orleans from Illinois

Save time with Illinois to New Orleans direct flight deals
23 Oct - 25 Oct
$72pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
13 Nov - 16 Nov
$73pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
8 Oct - 13 Dec
$74pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Illinois to New Orleans

Late deals on round-trip flights to New Orleans from Illinois, departing today and this week
8 Oct - 11 Oct
$73pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
8 Oct - 13 Dec
$74pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
5 Oct - 9 Oct
$84pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to New Orleans from Illinois

The cheapest one-way flights from Illinois to New Orleans
7:25 am - 4:30 pm
Delta
1 Stop
9h 05m
MDW - MSY
Delta
$119
Delta
4:04 am - 6:23 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
14h 19m
ORD - MSY
Multiple Airlines
$135
FlightNetwork
12:20 pm - 12:40 pm
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
48h 20m
ORD - MSY
Spirit Airlines
$137
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Illinois to New Orleans

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Illinois to New Orleans for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $70, but on average you can expect to pay $81.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Illinois to New Orleans under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Illinois to New Orleans is less than $87.

Are there last-minute flights available from Illinois to New Orleans for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Illinois to New Orleans within the next 7 days for less than $100.

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

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Illinois to New Orleans are Major Airline, American Airlines and JetBlue. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most popular routes from Illinois to New Orleans?

While some choose either Chicago Midway - New Orleans Louis Armstrong or Moline Quad-City - New Orleans Louis Armstrong, Chicago O'Hare Intl - New Orleans Louis Armstrong is the most popular route from Illinois to New Orleans.

What are the cheapest Flights from Illinois to New Orleans?

The cheapest flight price from Illinois to New Orleans is $52. On average you can expect to pay $143. The most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - New Orleans Louis Armstrong), can usually be booked for $72.

What are the most reliable airlines from Illinois to New Orleans?

Consider SkyWest Airlines (100%), Japan Airlines (100%) or ANA (97%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Illinois to New Orleans.

How long is the flight from Illinois to New Orleans?

A quick flight from Illinois to New Orleans can take about 2h 21m. Spirit Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $74. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Illinois to New Orleans is Spirit Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $73 on this airline.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $36 on Spirit Airlines. Another option is Delta, who have fights from $79.

Arrival points for flights from Illinois to New Orleans

Destination information for New Orleans

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Illinois to New Orleans
Flight duration
2h 26m
Average temperature for September in New Orleans
87.8 °F
Avg rainfall for September in New Orleans
5.4 ″

Airports servicing

Bloomington (BMI)
Champaign (CMI)
Decatur (DEC)
Moline (MLI)
Marion (MWA)

Airports servicing New Orleans

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