Cheap flights from Iowa (IA) to New Orleans (MSY)

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

All the information you need to plan the best null to MSY flight in 2021: compare Iowa to New Orleans flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New Orleans.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Iowa to New Orleans?

Find a great deal and save up to 28% by booking at least 31 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Iowa to New Orleans within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $200.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to New Orleans from Iowa average $192. You can even find prices in August for less than $192, as users have found deals to New Orleans from as low as $83. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to New Orleans from Iowa. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 33%.

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

The best prices found for Iowa to MSY flights for May, June
19 May - 26 May
$227pp
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
25 May - 29 May
$255pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
19 May - 26 May
$261pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Delta
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

Iowa to New Orleans 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from Iowa found for this year
26 Aug - 31 Aug
$214pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
19 Aug - 23 Aug
$215pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
16 Sep - 20 Sep
$215pp
CID
Cedar Rapids
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CID
Cedar Rapids

Last minute flights from Iowa to New Orleans

Late deals on round-trip flights to New Orleans from Iowa, departing today and this week
11 May - 15 May
$262pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
11 May - 15 May
$273pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
11 May - 13 May
$303pp
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

One-way flights to New Orleans from Iowa

The cheapest one-way flights from Iowa to New Orleans
11:04 am - 6:10 am
Frontier
1 Stop
19h 06m
DSM - MSY
Frontier
$186
Kiwi.com
2:45 am - 5:56 pm
United Airlines
3 Stops
15h 11m
DSM - MSY
United Airlines
$326
United
3:25 am - 3:52 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
12h 27m
CID - MSY
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Iowa to New Orleans

Are flight prices decreasing from Iowa 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 Iowa 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 Iowa 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. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Iowa to New Orleans Louis Armstrong. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Iowa to New Orleans Louis Armstrong have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

What airport do you fly into for flights to New Orleans from Iowa?

New Orleans Louis Armstrong (MSY) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Iowa to New Orleans. It is only a 11.4 mi journey from Louis Armstrong (MSY) to New Orleans’s city center.

Can I find flights from Iowa to New Orleans for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Iowa to New Orleans for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $214, but on average you can expect to pay $234.

Are there nonstop flights from Iowa to New Orleans for under $200 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Iowa 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 Iowa to New Orleans for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Iowa to New Orleans within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this flight route?

The Iowa to New Orleans Louis Armstrong flight path was viewed by 13 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Major Airline, American Airlines and Delta are the most popular airlines when flying from Iowa to New Orleans.

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

The most popular flight routes from Iowa to New Orleans are Des Moines - New Orleans Louis Armstrong, Cedar Rapids - New Orleans Louis Armstrong and Waterloo - New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

What are the cheapest Flights from Iowa to New Orleans?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $134. While the most popular route (Des Moines - New Orleans Louis Armstrong) can be booked for $215 on average our data indicates $453 when flying from Iowa to New Orleans

How long is the flight from Iowa to New Orleans?

For as low as $217, American Airlines can have you in New Orleans from Iowa in 4h 19m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

According to our current data, American Airlines ($214), Delta ($225), and United Airlines ($227) offers the cheapest pricing from Iowa to New Orleans.

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

$115 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Frontier. You may also be able to find cheap deals on American Airlines and United Airlines, with prices starting from $131 and $214, respectively.

Departure points for flights from Iowa to New Orleans

Select to see more specific information for flights to New Orleans from all departure points in Iowa.

Destination information for New Orleans

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Iowa to New Orleans.
Average temperature for May in New Orleans
86.0 °F
Avg rainfall for May in New Orleans
5.7 ″

Airports servicing

Cedar Rapids (CID)
Dubuque (DBQ)
Des Moines (DSM)
Fort Dodge (FOD)
Mason City (MCW)

Airports servicing New Orleans

Top 4 airlines flying from Iowa to New Orleans

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Iowa 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
$168 $263 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$148 $388 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$129 $389 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$156 $445 No cancel fee 71%
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