Cheap flights from Indianapolis to New Orleans (IND - MSY)

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The best prices from Indianapolis to New Orleans are usually found in August or June, booked 20 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Monday and return on a Thursday

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

All the information you need to plan the best IND to MSY flight in 2021: compare Indianapolis to New Orleans flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New Orleans.
IND - MSY
Price
$168 - $272
MSY
Temperature
66.2 - 91.4 °F
MSY
Rainfall
3.3 - 7.8 inches

Popular in

October

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

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

Round-trip from

$168

From Indianapolis to New Orleans

One-way from

$102

One-way flight from Indianapolis 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 Indianapolis to New Orleans?

Flying to your destination on a Thursday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to New Orleans. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

To save up to 28% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 31 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Indianapolis to New Orleans from $200 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $252 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to New Orleans from Indianapolis. 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 Indianapolis to New Orleans (IND - MSY)?

When flying from Indianapolis to New Orleans, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 20% versus a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Indianapolis to New Orleans in May, June 2021

The best prices found for IND to MSY flights for May, June
12 May - 20 May
$145pp
IND
Indianapolis
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IND
Indianapolis
17 May - 20 May
$146pp
IND
Indianapolis
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IND
Indianapolis
11 May - 18 May
$155pp
IND
Indianapolis
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IND
Indianapolis

Indianapolis to New Orleans 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from Indianapolis found for this year
12 May - 20 May
$145pp
IND
Indianapolis
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IND
Indianapolis
17 May - 20 May
$146pp
IND
Indianapolis
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IND
Indianapolis
11 May - 18 May
$155pp
IND
Indianapolis
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IND
Indianapolis

Last minute flights from Indianapolis to New Orleans

Late deals on round-trip flights to New Orleans from Indianapolis, departing today and this week
12 May - 20 May
$145pp
IND
Indianapolis
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IND
Indianapolis
11 May - 18 May
$155pp
IND
Indianapolis
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IND
Indianapolis
12 May - 20 May
$176pp
IND
Indianapolis
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IND
Indianapolis

One-way flights to New Orleans from Indianapolis

The cheapest one-way flights from Indianapolis to New Orleans
3:26 pm - 10:32 am
Frontier
1 Stop
20h 06m
IND - MSY
Frontier
$102
Kiwi.com
4:43 am - 3:52 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
12h 09m
IND - MSY
American Airlines
1:59 pm - 6:12 am
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
17h 13m
IND - MSY
Spirit Airlines
$144
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Indianapolis to New Orleans

Are flight prices decreasing from Indianapolis 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 Indianapolis 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Indianapolis to New Orleans Louis Armstrong to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Indianapolis to New Orleans Louis Armstrong are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Indianapolis 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, Allegiant Air, and American Airlines flying from Indianapolis to New Orleans Louis Armstrong have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Indianapolis to New Orleans for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $145, but on average you can expect to pay $180.

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

There are no nonstop flights from Indianapolis to New Orleans, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

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

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

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Indianapolis to New Orleans Louis Armstrong was viewed by 98 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 Indianapolis 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 Indianapolis is roughly less than New Orleans. You can assume this to be the case over the next 18 days.

Is Indianapolis weather warmer or cooler than New Orleans?

Temperatures around the 91 °F's can be experienced in July. The weather in New Orleans is hotter than in Indianapolis. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Indianapolis to New Orleans?

American Airlines and Spirit Airlines can get you from Indianapolis to New Orleans in just under 5h 40m. Your travel time can differ by up to 1h 32m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($145), and American Airlines ($202) offers the cheapest pricing from Indianapolis to New Orleans. Spirit Airlines is 32% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Spirit Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $71. However, be on the lookout for offers from Frontier and Delta, as they are both options that can get you from Indianapolis to New Orleans for a low price.

Alternative routes for Indianapolis 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 Indianapolis to New Orleans.
Average temperature for May in New Orleans
86.0 °F
Avg rainfall for May in New Orleans
5.7 ″

Airports servicing Indianapolis

Airports servicing New Orleans

Top 7 airlines flying from Indianapolis to New Orleans

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Indianapolis 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
Frontier
$55 $149 No cancel fee 62%
Allegiant Air
$86 $177 No cancel fee 88%
Spirit Airlines
$63 $204 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$82 $260 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$85 $273 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$104 $295 No cancel fee N/A
Southwest
$300 $428 No cancel fee 63%
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