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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 August or September, booked 17 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
$141 - $280
MSY
Temperature
66.2 - 91.4 °F
MSY
Rainfall
3.3 - 7.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 40% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$141

From Los Angeles to New Orleans

One-way from

$62

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 22 days in advance to save up to 13% 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 22 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 $231, or $266 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 April. Prices are generally better when you fly from Los Angeles to New Orleans in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $73.

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 November, December 2020

The best prices found for LAX to MSY flights for November, December
10 Dec - 14 Dec
$64pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
7 Dec - 14 Dec
$68pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
7 Dec - 14 Dec
$71pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to New Orleans 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from Los Angeles found for next year
10 Dec - 14 Dec
$64pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
7 Dec - 14 Dec
$68pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
7 Dec - 14 Dec
$71pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Non-stop flights to New Orleans from Los Angeles

Save time with Los Angeles to New Orleans direct flight deals
4 Dec - 11 Dec
$109pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$111pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
11 Dec - 13 Dec
$112pp
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
26 Nov - 30 Nov
$73pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
23 Nov - 7 Dec
$88pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
24 Nov - 5 Feb
$94pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to New Orleans from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to New Orleans
1:25 pm - 6:58 pm
American Airlines
Nonstop
3h 33m
LAX - MSY
American Airlines
2:10 am - 7:32 am
Delta
Nonstop
3h 22m
LAX - MSY
Delta
$65
Delta
1:20 am - 5:18 pm
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
13h 58m
LAX - MSY
Spirit Airlines
$75
Gotogate

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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Los Angeles to New Orleans Louis Armstrong to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Alaska Airlines, JetBlue, and Southwest are some of the many airlines that have done so. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Los Angeles to New Orleans Louis Armstrong are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Spirit Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines 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.

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 Multiple Airlines for just $64, but on average you can expect to pay $80.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Los Angeles to New Orleans under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to New Orleans is less than $122.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to New Orleans for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to New Orleans within the next 7 days for less than $100.

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.

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 5 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 22m. Spirit Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $114. 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 Los Angeles to New Orleans round-trip?

Currently priced at $68, Frontier will fly you from Los Angeles to New Orleans and back. In addition to Frontier, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Spirit Airlines for as low as $83. Frontier is currently priced 71% 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 Frontier ($17), Spirit Airlines ($28), and American Airlines ($62).

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
Average temperature for November in New Orleans
73.4 °F
Avg rainfall for November in New Orleans
5.2 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing New Orleans

Top 10 airlines from Los Angeles to New Orleans

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles 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
$106 $212 No cancel fee 62%
Sun Country Air
$122 $217 N/A 83%
Spirit Airlines
$93 $237 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$107 $260 No cancel fee 69%
JetBlue
$197 $268 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$103 $290 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$103 $321 No cancel fee N/A
Alaska Airlines
$173 $367 No cancel fee 75%
Endeavor Airlines
$294 $402 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Endeavor Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Southwest
$170 $423 No cancel fee 63%

Hourly flight availability from Los Angeles to New Orleans

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 73% of LAX to MSY departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 26% 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
7 daily flights
Monday
9 daily flights
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
7 daily flights
Thursday
9 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
3 daily flights
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