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

NYC — MSY
May 17 — May 241

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

How to find the cheapest flight from New York to New Orleans

All the information you need to plan the best NYC to MSY flight in 2022: 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

51.8 - 82.4 °F

MSY

Rainfall

3.3 - 6.4 inches

Popular inAprilHigh demand for flights, 16% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 33% potential price drop
Round-trip from$156From New York (NYC) to New Orleans Louis Armstrong
One-way from$44One-way flight from New York (NYC) to New Orleans Louis Armstrong

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

Wednesday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from New York 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 New York to New Orleans?

To save up to 13% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 22 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from New York to New Orleans from $231 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $266 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Flights from New York to New Orleans lean towards being more expensive in April. Prices are generally better when you fly from New York to New Orleans in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $73.

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

It’s optimal to fly from New York to New Orleans in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 17% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from New York to New Orleans in May, June 2022

The best prices found for NYC to MSY flights for May, June
Jun 7 - Jun 8
EWR

Newark

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

3h 12m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

3h 01m
$89

Spirit Airlines

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Jun 7 - Jun 8
EWR

Newark

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

9h 44m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

3h 01m
$93

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/9/22

Jun 7 - Jun 8
EWR

Newark

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

3h 12m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

3h 01m
$97

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/11/22

New York to New Orleans 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from New York found for this year
Jun 7 - Jun 8
EWR

Newark

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

3h 12m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

3h 01m
$89

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/10/22

Jun 7 - Jun 8
EWR

Newark

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

9h 44m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

3h 01m
$93

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/9/22

Jun 7 - Jun 8
EWR

Newark

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

3h 12m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

3h 01m
$97

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/11/22

Cheap JetBlue flights from New York to New Orleans

May 31 - Jun 3
LGA

New York LaGuardia

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

3h 15m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

2h 55m
$178

JetBlue

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Deal found 5/9/22

Jun 15 - Jun 20
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

3h 09m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

3h 03m
$203

JetBlue

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Deal found 5/9/22

Jun 20 - Jun 22
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

3h 09m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

3h 06m
$208

JetBlue

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Deal found 5/11/22

  • JetBlue is one of the most popular airlines used for those traveling from New York to New Orleans. Flights from JetBlue traveling this route typically cost $296.23 RT. This price is typically 60% more expensive than other airlines that offer New York to New Orleans flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $97. The most popular departure airport in New York when flying to New Orleans is New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting New Orleans is New Orleans Louis Armstrong Airport. When flying from New York to New Orleans, JetBlue flights are 23% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Delta flights from New York to New Orleans

Jun 22 - Jul 20
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

7h 27m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

3h 13m
$187

Delta

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Deal found 5/11/22

Oct 18 - Oct 25
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

6h 39m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

7h 04m
$196

Delta

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Deal found 5/9/22

May 31 - Jun 2
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

3h 18m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

3h 16m
$198

Delta

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Deal found 5/11/22

  • One of the most popular airlines traveling from New York to New Orleans is Delta. Flights from Delta traveling this route typically cost $350.82 RT. This price is typically 53% cheaper than other airlines that offer New York to New Orleans flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $93. New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport is the most common New York airport to take off from when flying to New Orleans. New Orleans Louis Armstrong Airport is the most popular arrival airport in New Orleans. When flying from New York to New Orleans, Delta flights are 22% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to New Orleans from New York

Save time with New York to New Orleans direct flight deals
Jun 7 - Jun 8
EWR

Newark

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

3h 12m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

3h 01m
$89

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/10/22

Jun 7 - Jun 8
EWR

Newark

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

3h 12m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

3h 01m
$97

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/11/22

Jun 4 - Jun 8
EWR

Newark

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

3h 05m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

3h 01m
$104

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/10/22

Last minute flights from New York to New Orleans

Late deals on return flights to New Orleans from New York, departing today and this week
May 21 - Jun 2
EWR

Newark

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

7h 24m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

2h 57m
$114

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/9/22

May 17 - May 21
EWR

Newark

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

3h 09m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

2h 55m
$120

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/9/22

May 17 - May 18
EWR

Newark

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

3h 09m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

2h 56m
$121

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/9/22

One-way flights to New Orleans Louis Armstrong from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to New Orleans
Jun 7
EWR

Newark

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

3h 12m
$44

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/10/22

Jun 8
EWR

Newark

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

3h 12m
$45

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/9/22

Jun 8
EWR

Newark

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

3h 12m
$48

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/9/22

Related info for your journey

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

What airports serve New York to New Orleans flights

You can fly to New Orleans from a lot of airports in New York but the most flights will go from either Liberty International Airport in Newark, JFK in Queens, or LaGuardia in Queens. There are some direct flights, as well as those with one stop.New Orleans’ airport is Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana. It’s 11 miles from the downtown district of the city. It serves all of the city and the southeast region of the state of Louisiana. The airport is just 4.5 feet above sea level making it the second-lowest airport in the world.

Which airlines fly directly from New York to New Orleans?

Those looking for a direct flight to New Orleans will find several available. They’re offered by Delta, JetBlue Airways, United, and Spirit Airlines. The flight will have you in the air for anywhere from about three to three and a half hours.

What are the stopover options between New York to New Orleans?

United will land at Chicago O’Hare on the way down. Spirit will as well. American makes a stop in Charlotte. You might also stop in Houston with United. Delta will fly through Detroit sometimes. American Airlines also has a stop in Washington DC. You could also go with them to Dallas at DFW. Spirit also has a couple of flights that go to Fort Lauderdale before moving on to New Orleans. For the most part, you’ll find that stopovers are an hour or so, and not much more than three hours. Southwest flies this route from LaGuardia too. They have stops in Nashville, St. Louis, Chicago, and Dallas. Most travel times aren’t more than six hours with many of them much lower.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from New York to New Orleans?

There is no need for a passport or visa for this domestic flight. Just remember your valid form of photo identification.

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 46 inbound flights from New York per day from 12 airlines. New Orleans Louis Armstrong is conveniently located just 11.4 mi from New Orleans’s city center.

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.

Can I find flights from New York to New Orleans for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to New Orleans for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $89, but on average you can expect to pay $110.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York to New Orleans under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York to New Orleans is less than $114.

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?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Monday, Friday.

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

On average 9 flights depart from New York to New Orleans per day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 22% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 78% of flight departures

How long is the flight from New York to New Orleans?

Airlines like Spirit Airlines fly from New York to New Orleans in about 3h 12m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. New York and New Orleans are separated by a distance of 1188 mi. All flights are typically nonstop.

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

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($89), offers the cheapest pricing from New York to New Orleans. You may be able to fly from New York to New Orleans for 62% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

What are the most popular routes from New York to New Orleans?

The most popular route from New York to New Orleans is New York LaGuardia - New Orleans Louis Armstrong. You may also consider Newark - New Orleans Louis Armstrong or New York John F Kennedy Intl - New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

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

Before booking your flight from New York to New Orleans check out the most popular airlines for this route: Endeavor Airlines, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines.

What are the most reliable airlines from New York to New Orleans?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from New York to New Orleans on time: China Eastern (100%), Air France (86%), Delta (85%).

What are the cheapest flights from New York to New Orleans?

Looking for the cheapest flight from New York to New Orleans? While on average our users pay $503, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $94. The most popular route (New York LaGuardia - New Orleans Louis Armstrong), is priced around $132.

Alternative routes for New York to New Orleans

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

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.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$9Average$20FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$50Average$195FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$77Average$173FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$89Average$310FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$93Average$351FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from New York to New Orleans

See what time of day planes typically take off from New York to New Orleans
16%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
15%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
43%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
26%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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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
Sunday41daily flights
Monday52daily flights
Tuesday51daily flights
Wednesday53daily flights
Thursday50daily flights
Friday51daily flights
Saturday30daily flights