Cheap flights from Milwaukee to New Orleans (MKE - MSY) from $74

This is the cheapest one-way flight price, found on 9/27. Prices may vary by date and flight preferences.
MKE — MSY
Oct 3 — Oct 101

The best prices from Milwaukee-Mitchell to New Orleans Louis Armstrong are usually found in January or August, booked 25 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

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

All the information you need to plan the best MKE to MSY flight in 2023: compare Milwaukee to New Orleans flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New Orleans.

Popular in

June

Cheapest in

January

Round-trip from

$245

One-way from

$147
High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop
From Milwaukee-Mitchell to New Orleans Louis Armstrong
One-way flight from Milwaukee-Mitchell to New Orleans Louis Armstrong

MKE - MSY

Price

$245 - $482

MSY

Temperature

51.8 - 82.4 °F

MSY

Rainfall

3.3 - 6.4 inches

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

Thursday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Milwaukee 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.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 21% by booking at least 24 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Milwaukee to New Orleans within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $426.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of January. Prices to New Orleans from Milwaukee average $416. You can even find prices in January for less than $416, as users have found deals to New Orleans from as low as $193. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to New Orleans from Milwaukee. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 25%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Milwaukee to New Orleans (MKE - MSY)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Milwaukee to New Orleans in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 16% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap American Airlines flights from Milwaukee to New Orleans

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Cheap Frontier flights from Milwaukee to New Orleans

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Cheap Milwaukee to New Orleans flights in September & October 2023

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One-way flights to New Orleans from Milwaukee

The cheapest one-way flights from Milwaukee to New Orleans
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1 stop16h 36m

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Sat 11/4

2 stops12h 14m

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Tue 10/24

1 stop14h 00m

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Sat 11/4

1 stop23h 08m

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Mon 10/30

1 stop16h 36m

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Fri 11/10

1 stop11h 12m

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Tue 10/24

1 stop14h 00m

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Fri 11/3

1 stop20h 24m

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Milwaukee-Mitchell

Sat 10/28

1 stop12h 16m

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Sat 11/4

2 stops12h 14m

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Milwaukee-Mitchell

Sun 11/5

1 stop22h 47m

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Fri 11/10

1 stop20h 35m

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Milwaukee-Mitchell

Tue 10/31

1 stop15h 20m

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Wed 11/8

1 stop8h 10m

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Milwaukee-Mitchell

Sun 10/29

1 stop6h 01m

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Wed 11/1

1 stop7h 24m

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Milwaukee-Mitchell

Tue 1/16

2 stops6h 22m

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Tue 1/23

1 stop6h 40m

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Deals found on 9/27

Reviews of airlines servicing New Orleans

Read through reviews of airlines operating flights from Milwaukee to New Orleans, such as American Airlines, Frontier and Spirit Airlines. Users can see the overall rating for each airline as well as how each is rated in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
Delta
7.9
Good
3,023 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Even if you have delta comfort plus, they will move your overhead bag. One of the perks for upgrading is that you have dedicated space for your carry on with comfort plus with delta. They moved my carry on luggage (3) compartments back and put in bags for other passengers that should have gone under their respective seats. When deboarding the plane, there was no help from anyone to retrieve my luggage back several rows. Delta is turning into pure garbage.

Delta
7.9
Good
3,023 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
3,023 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Even if you have delta comfort plus, they will move your overhead bag. One of the perks for upgrading is that you have dedicated space for your carry on with comfort plus with delta. They moved my carry on luggage (3) compartments back and put in bags for other passengers that should have gone under their respective seats. When deboarding the plane, there was no help from anyone to retrieve my luggage back several rows. Delta is turning into pure garbage.

American Airlines
7.2
Good
2,635 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
3,023 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Even if you have delta comfort plus, they will move your overhead bag. One of the perks for upgrading is that you have dedicated space for your carry on with comfort plus with delta. They moved my carry on luggage (3) compartments back and put in bags for other passengers that should have gone under their respective seats. When deboarding the plane, there was no help from anyone to retrieve my luggage back several rows. Delta is turning into pure garbage.

Spirit Airlines
6.3
Okay
1,483 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
3,023 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Even if you have delta comfort plus, they will move your overhead bag. One of the perks for upgrading is that you have dedicated space for your carry on with comfort plus with delta. They moved my carry on luggage (3) compartments back and put in bags for other passengers that should have gone under their respective seats. When deboarding the plane, there was no help from anyone to retrieve my luggage back several rows. Delta is turning into pure garbage.

Frontier
5.8
Fair
762 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
3,023 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Even if you have delta comfort plus, they will move your overhead bag. One of the perks for upgrading is that you have dedicated space for your carry on with comfort plus with delta. They moved my carry on luggage (3) compartments back and put in bags for other passengers that should have gone under their respective seats. When deboarding the plane, there was no help from anyone to retrieve my luggage back several rows. Delta is turning into pure garbage.

Related info for your journey

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

Can I find flights from Milwaukee to New Orleans for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Milwaukee to New Orleans for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $128, but on average you can expect to pay $149.

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

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

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

Currently priced at $132, Frontier will fly you from Milwaukee to New Orleans and back. In addition to Frontier, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. This flight start at 68% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Frontier, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $74. American Airlines flights start at $87 while deals on Spirit Airlines start at $106 one-way.

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

What does MKE to MSY mean?

MKE and MSY are unique codes to identify airports used in the aviation industry. They are defined by IATA (International Air Transport Association) and are commonly called IATA codes. MKE to MSY refers to a flight route from Milwaukee-Mitchell Airport to New Orleans Louis Armstrong Airport.

Top 4 airlines flying from Milwaukee to New Orleans

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
Spirit AirlinesCheapest$93Average$218FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%
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United AirlinesCheapest$216Average$475FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
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American AirlinesCheapest$225Average$414FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
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DeltaCheapest$249Average$429FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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