Cheap flights from New York to New Orleans (NYC - MSY)

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The best prices from New York to New Orleans are usually found in August or September, booked 25 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
New York (NYC) to New Orleans (MSY)

All the information you need to plan the best NYC to MSY flight in 2021: compare New York to New Orleans flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New Orleans.
NYC - MSY
Price
$156 - $278
MSY
Temperature
66.2 - 91.4 °F
MSY
Rainfall
3.3 - 7.8 inches

Popular in

April

High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 33% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$156

From New York to New Orleans

One-way from

$89

One-way flight from New York 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 New York to New Orleans?

Departing on a Monday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 60% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 28% by booking at least 31 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 New York to New Orleans within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $200.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to New Orleans from New York average $192. You can even find prices in August for less than $192, as users have found deals to New Orleans from as low as $83. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to New Orleans from New York. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 33%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to New Orleans (NYC - MSY)?

Unlike at noon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 27% on flights from New York to New Orleans by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

Cheap flights from New York to New Orleans in June, July 2021

The best prices found for NYC to MSY flights for June, July
17 Jun - 20 Jun
$87pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
22 Jun - 23 Jun
$141pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
17 Jul - 24 Jul
$157pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark

New York to New Orleans 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from New York found for this year
17 Jun - 20 Jun
$87pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
18 Aug - 21 Aug
$129pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
18 Aug - 21 Aug
$138pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

Non-stop flights to New Orleans from New York

Save time with New York to New Orleans direct flight deals
18 Aug - 21 Aug
$129pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
2 Oct - 6 Oct
$141pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
18 Aug - 21 Aug
$143pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark

Last minute flights from New York to New Orleans

Late deals on round-trip flights to New Orleans from New York, departing today and this week
22 Jun - 23 Jun
$141pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
22 Jun - 23 Jun
$157pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
22 Jun - 13 Jul
$173pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to New Orleans from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to New Orleans
10:29 am - 12:56 pm
JetBlue
Nonstop
3h 27m
JFK - MSY
JetBlue
3:00 pm - 8:38 pm
Delta
1 Stop
6h 38m
LGA - MSY
Delta
$98
Delta

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">New York</span> to <span class="emphasized">New Orleans</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From New York to New Orleans

Are flight prices decreasing from New York 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 New York 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.

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

United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and Delta 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.

What airport do you fly into for flights to New Orleans from New York?

Most people fly into New Orleans Louis Armstrong (MSY) if they book a flight to New Orleans from New York. On average, Louis Armstrong has 24 inbound flights from New York per day from 9 airlines. New Orleans Louis Armstrong is conveniently located just 11.4 mi from New Orleans’s city center.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to New Orleans for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $129, but on average you can expect to pay $150.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York to New Orleans under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York to New Orleans is less than $165.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from New York to New Orleans?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

On average, you can expect to see 3 flights from New York to New Orleans Louis Armstrong a day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

Is New York 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 New York. 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 New York to New Orleans?

A quick flight from New York to New Orleans can take about 3h 07m. JetBlue provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $217. There are 1188 mi between New York and New Orleans. Most flights are nonstop.

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

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($129), and United Airlines ($157) offers the cheapest pricing from New York to New Orleans. Spirit Airlines is 44% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $65 on Spirit Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Allegiant Air from $81 and Delta from $89 one-way.

Alternative routes for New York to New Orleans

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for New Orleans

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from New York to New Orleans.
Flight duration
3h 10m
Average temperature for June in New Orleans
89.6 °F
Avg rainfall for June in New Orleans
7.8 ″

Airports servicing New York

Newark Intl (EWR)
La Guardia (LGA)

Airports servicing New Orleans

Top 5 airlines flying from New York to New Orleans

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New York 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
Spirit Airlines
$65 $240 No cancel fee 65%
JetBlue
$83 $264 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$62 $275 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$55 $303 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$92 $314 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from New York to New Orleans

See what time of day planes typically take off from New York towards New Orleans.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 64% of NYC to MSY departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 34% of NYC to MSY departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 2% of NYC to MSY departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of NYC to MSY departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from New York to New Orleans
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from New York to New Orleans.
Sunday
26 daily flights
Monday
28 daily flights
Tuesday
23 daily flights
Wednesday
25 daily flights
Thursday
25 daily flights
Friday
25 daily flights
Saturday
19 daily flights
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