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Cheap flights from Los Angeles to New Orleans (LAX - MSY)

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The best prices from Los Angeles to New Orleans are usually found in January or September, booked 21 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Saturday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to New Orleans (MSY)

LAX - MSY
Price
$196 - $294
MSY
Temperature
66.2 - 91.4 °F
MSY
Rainfall
3.3 - 7.8 inches
Popular in July High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise
Cheapest in January Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop
Round-trip from €196 From Los Angeles to New Orleans
One-way from €92 One-way flight from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to New Orleans?

Travelers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 26% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Flights from Los Angeles to New Orleans lean towards being more expensive in March. Prices are generally better when you fly from Los Angeles to New Orleans in September, with the cheapest ticket starting at $141.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to New Orleans (LAX - MSY)?

It’s optimal to fly from Los Angeles to New Orleans at noon. By choosing this option you can save up to 11% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to New Orleans in September, October 2020

The best prices found for LAX to MSY flights for September, October
26 Oct - 29 Oct
$93pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
15 Oct - 22 Oct
$94pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
15 Oct - 22 Oct
$95pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to New Orleans 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from Los Angeles found for this year
5 Nov - 9 Nov
$85pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
14 Nov - 17 Nov
$87pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
7 Nov - 9 Nov
$88pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Non-stop flights to New Orleans from Los Angeles

Save time with Los Angeles to New Orleans direct flight deals
19 Oct - 22 Oct
$100pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
7 Nov - 10 Nov
$101pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
29 Oct - 4 Nov
$102pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to New Orleans

Late deals on round-trip flights to New Orleans from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
1 Oct - 5 Oct
$152pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
3 Oct - 19 Oct
$157pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
4 Oct - 15 Oct
$163pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to New Orleans from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to New Orleans
8:59 am - 2:36 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
3h 37m
LAX - MSY
Spirit Airlines
$92
Gotogate
7:05 am - 7:13 am
Sun Country Air
2 Stops
22h 08m
LAX - MSY
Sun Country Air
12:09 pm - 5:44 pm
Delta
Nonstop
3h 35m
LAX - MSY
Delta
$104
Delta

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Los Angeles to New Orleans flights.

Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to New Orleans

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to New Orleans for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to New Orleans for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $85, but on average you can expect to pay $100.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Los Angeles to New Orleans under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to New Orleans is less than $116.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Los Angeles to New Orleans?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Tuesday.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Los Angeles to New Orleans Louis Armstrong have been viewed 617 times in the past calendar month.

How many flights depart from Los Angeles to New Orleans on average per day?

7 flight departures from Los Angeles to New Orleans Louis Armstrong per day on average.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Los Angeles or New Orleans?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Los Angeles is typically less than New Orleans. We can gather that this will continue over the next 2 days.

Is Los Angeles weather warmer or cooler than New Orleans?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 91 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in New Orleans is typically hotter than in Los Angeles. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to New Orleans?

A quick flight from Los Angeles to New Orleans can take about 3h 33m. Spirit Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $124. Los Angeles and New Orleans are separated by a distance of 1676 mi. Most flights are nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Los Angeles to New Orleans round-trip?

Currently priced at $85, Spirit Airlines will fly you from Los Angeles to New Orleans and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Spirit Airlines is currently priced 66% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Los Angeles to New Orleans are Spirit Airlines ($50), Delta ($65), and Sun Country Air ($101).

Alternative routes for Los Angeles to New Orleans

Destination information for New Orleans

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Los Angeles to New Orleans
Flight duration
3h 58m
Average temperature for September in New Orleans
87.8 °F
Avg rainfall for September in New Orleans
5.4 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing New Orleans

Hourly flight availability from Los Angeles to New Orleans

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 84% of LAX to MSY departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 15% of LAX to MSY departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of LAX to MSY departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of LAX to MSY departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Los Angeles to New Orleans
Sunday
9 daily flights
Monday
8 daily flights
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
8 daily flights
Thursday
8 daily flights
Friday
9 daily flights
Saturday
7 daily flights
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