Cheap flights from Kentucky (KY) to New Orleans (MSY)

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

All the information you need to plan the best null to MSY flight in 2021: compare Kentucky 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 Kentucky 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 Kentucky 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 Kentucky to New Orleans?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to New Orleans from Kentucky. 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.

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

The best prices found for Kentucky to MSY flights for May, June
30 Jun - 23 Sep
$98pp
SDF
Louisville Standiford Field
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
SDF
Louisville Standiford Field
5 Jun - 15 Jun
$121pp
SDF
Louisville Standiford Field
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SDF
Louisville Standiford Field
8 Jun - 16 Jun
$145pp
SDF
Louisville Standiford Field
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SDF
Louisville Standiford Field

Kentucky to New Orleans 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from Kentucky found for this year
30 Jun - 23 Sep
$98pp
SDF
Louisville Standiford Field
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
SDF
Louisville Standiford Field
5 Jun - 15 Jun
$121pp
SDF
Louisville Standiford Field
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SDF
Louisville Standiford Field
26 Sep - 5 Oct
$144pp
SDF
Louisville Standiford Field
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SDF
Louisville Standiford Field

Non-stop flights to New Orleans from Kentucky

Save time with Kentucky to New Orleans direct flight deals
21 Oct - 24 Oct
$245pp
SDF
Louisville Standiford Field
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
SDF
Louisville Standiford Field

Last minute flights from Kentucky to New Orleans

Late deals on round-trip flights to New Orleans from Kentucky, departing today and this week
25 May - 30 May
$229pp
SDF
Louisville Standiford Field
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SDF
Louisville Standiford Field
23 May - 26 May
$313pp
SDF
Louisville Standiford Field
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Delta
 
1 STOP
SDF
Louisville Standiford Field
23 May - 26 May
$327pp
SDF
Louisville Standiford Field
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SDF
Louisville Standiford Field

One-way flights to New Orleans from Kentucky

The cheapest one-way flights from Kentucky to New Orleans
10:03 am - 9:03 am
Frontier
1 Stop
24h 00m
SDF - MSY
Frontier
$222
CheapOair
4:10 pm - 4:47 am
American Airlines
2 Stops
13h 37m
SDF - MSY
American Airlines
2:58 pm - 1:17 pm
Spirit Airlines
3 Stops
47h 19m
SDF - MSY
Spirit Airlines
$251
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Flight FAQs

From Kentucky to New Orleans

Are flight prices decreasing from Kentucky 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 Kentucky 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.

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

American Airlines, Delta, and Allegiant Air are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

Located just 11.4 mi from the city center, New Orleans Louis Armstrong (MSY) is the airport most travelers will use when flying to New Orleans from Kentucky.

Can I find flights from Kentucky to New Orleans for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Kentucky to New Orleans for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $98, but on average you can expect to pay $171.

Are there nonstop flights from Kentucky to New Orleans for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 1 direct flight from Kentucky to New Orleans under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Kentucky to New Orleans is less than $245.

Are there last-minute flights available from Kentucky to New Orleans for under $300?

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

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

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Wednesday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

The Kentucky to New Orleans Louis Armstrong flight path was viewed by 146 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 Kentucky to New Orleans?

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

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

While some choose either Lexington Blue Grass - New Orleans Louis Armstrong or Owensboro Daviess County - New Orleans Louis Armstrong, Louisville Standiford Field - New Orleans Louis Armstrong is the most popular route from Kentucky to New Orleans.

What are the cheapest Flights from Kentucky to New Orleans?

On average you can expect to pay $316 for a flight from Kentucky to New Orleans. The cheapest flight overall is $33 while the most popular route, (Louisville Standiford Field - New Orleans Louis Armstrong) is currently priced at $100.

How long is the flight from Kentucky to New Orleans?

For as low as $296, American Airlines can have you in New Orleans from Kentucky in 4h 05m. 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 Kentucky to New Orleans round-trip?

Flying on Spirit Airlines is currently your cheapest option to New Orleans, with prices starting at $121. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Delta and American Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $177 and $206, respectively.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with American Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $107. Frontier flights start at $133 while deals on Spirit Airlines start at $138 one-way.

Departure points for flights from Kentucky to New Orleans

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Destination information for New Orleans

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

Airports servicing

Owensboro (OWB)
Paducah (PAH)
Louisville Standiford Field (SDF)

Airports servicing New Orleans

Top 5 airlines flying from Kentucky to New Orleans

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Kentucky 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
Allegiant Air
$74 $198 No cancel fee 88%
American Airlines
$105 $319 No cancel fee 71%
Frontier
$130 $320 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$79 $334 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$114 $358 No cancel fee N/A
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