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Cheap flights from Lexington to New Orleans (LEX - MSY)

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The best prices from Lexington to New Orleans are usually found in October or May, booked 49 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Saturday

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

LEX - MSY
Price
$294 - $403
MSY
Temperature
66.2 - 91.4 °F
MSY
Rainfall
3.3 - 7.8 inches
Popular in June High demand for flights, 14% potential price rise
Cheapest in October Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop
Round-trip from $294 From Lexington to New Orleans
One-way from $164 One-way flight from Lexington 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 Lexington to New Orleans?

Users have found that leaving on a Sunday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 41% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 24 days in advance to save up to 36% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 24 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Lexington to New Orleans 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $213, or $281 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

September is one of the best times of the year to fly to New Orleans from Lexington. Prices for September average $212 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $141. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of March. Opting for a September flight can save you 20% on your journey compared to booking in September

Cheap flights from Lexington to New Orleans in July, August 2020

The best prices found for LEX to MSY flights for July, August
30 Jul - 3 Aug
$221pp
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
Sun Country Air
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Sun Country Air
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
30 Jul - 3 Aug
$223pp
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
Allegiant Air
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Allegiant Air
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
24 Jul - 27 Jul
$225pp
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass

Lexington to New Orleans 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from Lexington found for this year
13 Aug - 16 Aug
$171pp
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
6 Aug - 9 Aug
$175pp
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
7 Aug - 9 Aug
$192pp
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass

Last minute flights from Lexington to New Orleans

Late deals on round-trip flights to New Orleans from Lexington, departing today and this week
28 Jun - 2 Jul
$316pp
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
Sun Country Air
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Sun Country Air
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
28 Jun - 2 Jul
$317pp
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
28 Jun - 2 Jul
$374pp
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass

One-way flights to New Orleans from Lexington

The cheapest one-way flights from Lexington to New Orleans
12:39 pm - 3:42 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
28h 03m
LEX - MSY
Multiple Airlines
$164
Kiwi.com
1:25 pm - 4:38 pm
Delta
1 Stop
4h 13m
LEX - MSY
Delta
$493
Delta
3:30 am - 4:25 pm
Cape Air
1 Stop
13h 55m
LEX - MSY
Cape Air
$562
Ovago

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Lexington to New Orleans

Are flight prices decreasing from Lexington 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 Lexington 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 Lexington to New Orleans for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Lexington to New Orleans for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $171, but on average you can expect to pay $259.

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

There are no nonstop flights from Lexington 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 Lexington to New Orleans for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Lexington to New Orleans within the next 7 days for less than $400.

How popular is this flight route?

The Lexington Blue Grass to New Orleans Louis Armstrong flight path was viewed by 147 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?

The cheapest airline for this route is ExpressJet. When flying this airline from Lexington to New Orleans on average you can expect to find 184 flights available for this route daily.

Does it rain more in Lexington or New Orleans?

The rainfall in Lexington is generally more than the rainfall in New Orleans. This will continue over the next 16 days.

Is Lexington weather warmer or cooler than New Orleans?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 91 °F range in July. The weather in New Orleans is generally hotter than Lexington's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

Alternative routes for Lexington to New Orleans

Destination information for New Orleans

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Lexington to New Orleans
Average temperature for July in New Orleans
91.4 °F
Avg rainfall for July in New Orleans
6.2 ″

Airports servicing Lexington

Airports servicing New Orleans