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

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The best prices from Lexington Blue Grass to New Orleans Louis Armstrong are usually found in August or July, booked 47 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)

All the information you need to plan the best LEX to MSY flight in 2021: compare Lexington to New Orleans flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New Orleans.
LEX - MSY
Price
$197 - $383
MSY
Temperature
51.8 - 82.4 °F
MSY
Precipitation
3.3 - 6.4 inches

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 36% potential price drop

Average price

$294

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

$197

From Lexington Blue Grass to New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Lexington to New Orleans?

Users have found that booking a flight from Lexington to New Orleans at least 46 days early can save you up to 32% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 46 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Lexington to New Orleans for as little as $334 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $352 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Lexington to New Orleans (LEX - MSY)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Lexington to New Orleans in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 12% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

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

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to New Orleans from Lexington. Prices for August average $306 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $162. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of March. Opting for a August flight can save you 25% on your journey compared to booking in August

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Lexington to New Orleans?

Thursday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Lexington to New Orleans. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to New Orleans.

Cheap flights from Lexington to New Orleans in October, November 2021

The best prices found for LEX to MSY flights for October, November
29 Nov - 1 Dec
$216pp
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
5 Nov - 7 Nov
$222pp
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
29 Nov - 1 Dec
$230pp
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass

Lexington Blue Grass to New Orleans 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from Lexington found for this year
2 Dec - 5 Dec
$202pp
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
29 Nov - 1 Dec
$216pp
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
5 Nov - 7 Nov
$222pp
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
5 Nov - 7 Nov
$222pp
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
2 Nov - 9 Nov
$347pp
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
5 Nov - 7 Nov
$398pp
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass

One-way flights to Louis Armstrong from Lexington

The cheapest one-way flights from Lexington to New Orleans
11:34 am - 3:00 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
28h 26m
LEX - MSY
Multiple Airlines
$390
Kiwi.com
1:30 am - 5:24 pm
American Airlines
3 Stops
16h 54m
LEX - MSY
American Airlines
1:07 pm - 6:12 am
United Airlines
2 Stops
18h 05m
LEX - MSY
United Airlines
$790
United

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Flight FAQs

From Lexington to New Orleans

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Lexington Blue Grass to New Orleans Louis Armstrong that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are American Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Lexington to New Orleans for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $202, but on average you can expect to pay $246.

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

There are currently 11+ open flights from Lexington to New Orleans within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this Lexington to New Orleans flight route?

Within the past month, 18 users have taken a look at flights from Lexington Blue Grass to New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Lexington to New Orleans round-trip from $242. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Delta. American Airlines is 20% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for United Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $177. Users have also found prices from $206 and $1,799 on American Airlines and Alaska Airlines, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from Lexington to New Orleans?

On average you can expect to pay $285 for a flight from Lexington to New Orleans. The cheapest flight overall is $166 while the most popular route, (Lexington Blue Grass - New Orleans Louis Armstrong) is currently priced at $202.

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

Consider American Airlines, Delta or Frontier when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Lexington to New Orleans.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for New Orleans, LA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to New Orleans from Lexington?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to New Orleans Louis Armstrong within the United States

Most visitors from Lexington Blue Grass need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Lexington Blue Grass must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Lexington Blue Grass are not required to quarantine after entering New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

Do I need a test to fly back to Lexington from New Orleans?

Returning to Lexington Blue Grass from New Orleans Louis Armstrong

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New Orleans Louis Armstrong must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Lexington Blue Grass.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New Orleans Louis Armstrong are not required to quarantine after entering Lexington Blue Grass.

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Alternative routes for Lexington 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 Lexington to New Orleans.
Average temperature for October in New Orleans
80.6 °F
Avg rainfall for October in New Orleans
3.3 ″

Airports servicing Lexington

Airports servicing New Orleans

Top 4 airlines flying from Lexington Blue Grass to New Orleans Louis Armstrong

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Lexington 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
United Airlines
$104 $284 No cancel fee 69%
Allegiant Air
$113 $216 No cancel fee 88%
American Airlines
$195 $363 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$209 $381 No cancel fee N/A
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