Cheap flights from Oakland to New Orleans (OAK - MSY) from $103

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 8/14. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
OAK — MSY
Jun 18 — Jun 251

The best prices from Oakland to New Orleans Louis Armstrong are usually found in September or October, booked 33 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

Cheap flight deals from Oakland to New Orleans

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Oakland (OAK) to New Orleans (MSY). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated June 13, 2024.

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$249

One-way from

$114
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From Oakland to New Orleans Louis Armstrong
One-way flight from Oakland to New Orleans Louis Armstrong

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Oakland, California to New Orleans?

Flying to your destination on a Wednesday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to New Orleans. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Oakland, California to New Orleans?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 21 days in advance to save up to 30% 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 21 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 Oakland, California to New Orleans 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $431, or $496 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Oakland, California to New Orleans?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to New Orleans from Oakland, California. Users have commonly found prices around $444 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $228. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in May.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from OAK to MSY?

It’s typically best to fly out from Oakland, California to New Orleans at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 24% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap Oakland to New Orleans flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Oakland to New Orleans specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Prices were last updated on June 13, 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from Oakland to New Orleans in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Thu 6/275:15 amOAK - MSY
2 stops17h 25mSpirit Airlines
Mon 7/19:50 amMSY - OAK
2 stops24h 41mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$211
Wed 6/269:22 pmOAK - MSY
2 stops25h 18mSpirit Airlines
Tue 7/25:00 amMSY - OAK
2 stops19h 42mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/13$222
Thu 6/275:15 amOAK - MSY
3 stops17h 25mSpirit Airlines
Mon 7/19:50 amMSY - OAK
2 stops24h 41mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$224
Wed 7/244:49 pmOAK - MSY
2 stops20h 56mSpirit Airlines
Tue 7/306:13 amMSY - OAK
2 stops19h 44mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/13$226
Wed 7/109:10 pmOAK - MSY
2 stops25h 28mSpirit Airlines
Sat 7/132:39 pmMSY - OAK
1 stop10h 13mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/11$229
Wed 7/244:49 pmOAK - MSY
1 stop6h 03mSpirit Airlines
Tue 7/306:13 amMSY - OAK
2 stops19h 44mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/13$234
Wed 6/269:22 pmOAK - MSY
3 stops25h 18mSpirit Airlines
Tue 7/25:00 amMSY - OAK
2 stops19h 42mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/13$237
Wed 6/265:30 amOAK - MSY
2 stops16h 11mSpirit Airlines
Sat 6/292:27 pmMSY - OAK
1 stop11h 40mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$238
Wed 7/244:49 pmOAK - MSY
1 stop6h 03mSpirit Airlines
Tue 7/302:53 pmMSY - OAK
1 stop6h 02mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/13$239

Oakland to New Orleans 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Oakland and New Orleans in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from Oakland to New Orleans in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Wed 9/1110:14 amOAK - MSY
1 stop9h 29mSpirit Airlines
Fri 9/1310:35 pmMSY - OAK
1 stop12h 49mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/11$207
Thu 6/275:15 amOAK - MSY
2 stops17h 25mSpirit Airlines
Mon 7/19:50 amMSY - OAK
2 stops24h 41mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$211
Thu 9/55:30 amOAK - MSY
1 stop14h 13mSpirit Airlines
Wed 9/1110:35 pmMSY - OAK
1 stop12h 49mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$214
Wed 8/146:05 amOAK - MSY
2 stops11h 00mSpirit Airlines
Mon 8/198:05 pmMSY - OAK
2 stops16h 24mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$216
Wed 6/269:22 pmOAK - MSY
2 stops25h 18mSpirit Airlines
Tue 7/25:00 amMSY - OAK
2 stops19h 42mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/13$222
Wed 9/115:20 amOAK - MSY
2 stops11h 45mSpirit Airlines
Sun 9/158:05 pmMSY - OAK
2 stops20h 06mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$223
Thu 6/275:15 amOAK - MSY
3 stops17h 25mSpirit Airlines
Mon 7/19:50 amMSY - OAK
2 stops24h 41mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$224
Wed 9/115:20 amOAK - MSY
2 stops11h 45mSpirit Airlines
Sun 9/153:20 pmMSY - OAK
3 stops34h 29mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$225
Wed 7/244:49 pmOAK - MSY
2 stops20h 56mSpirit Airlines
Tue 7/306:13 amMSY - OAK
2 stops19h 44mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/13$226

Oakland to New Orleans flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Oakland to New Orleans for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
Check out these flights departing soon from Oakland to New Orleans. Users should double check the flight they book to ensure it matches the day, time, and destination they're looking for.
Thu 6/275:15 amOAK - MSY
2 stops17h 25mSpirit Airlines
Mon 7/19:50 amMSY - OAK
2 stops24h 41mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$211
Wed 6/269:22 pmOAK - MSY
2 stops25h 18mSpirit Airlines
Tue 7/25:00 amMSY - OAK
2 stops19h 42mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/13$222
Thu 6/275:15 amOAK - MSY
3 stops17h 25mSpirit Airlines
Mon 7/19:50 amMSY - OAK
2 stops24h 41mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$224
Wed 6/269:22 pmOAK - MSY
3 stops25h 18mSpirit Airlines
Tue 7/25:00 amMSY - OAK
2 stops19h 42mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/13$237
Wed 6/265:30 amOAK - MSY
2 stops16h 11mSpirit Airlines
Sat 6/292:27 pmMSY - OAK
1 stop11h 40mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$238
Wed 6/265:30 amOAK - MSY
2 stops16h 11mSpirit Airlines
Sat 6/299:33 amMSY - OAK
3 stops27h 51mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$240
Thu 6/276:02 amOAK - MSY
1 stop17h 04mSpirit Airlines
Mon 7/19:50 amMSY - OAK
2 stops24h 41mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$244
Thu 6/275:15 amOAK - MSY
2 stops17h 25mSpirit Airlines
Wed 7/310:15 pmMSY - OAK
1 stop16h 47mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/13$247
Tue 6/2511:32 pmOAK - MSY
2 stops22h 09mSpirit Airlines
Fri 6/289:00 pmMSY - OAK
3 stops27h 51mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$252

One-way flights to New Orleans from Oakland

Search for one-way flight options from Oakland to New Orleans. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
If you're seeking multiple options on one-way flights from Oakland to New Orleans, be sure to check out these deals, which are updated often. Those seeking round-trip flights from Oakland to New Orleans should utilize the search form at the the top of the page.
Wed 8/146:05 amOAK - MSY
2 stops11h 00mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$103
Mon 8/125:15 amOAK - MSY
1 stop13h 01mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$114
Tue 7/304:49 pmOAK - MSY
1 stop5h 57mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/13$115
Mon 8/125:15 amOAK - MSY
1 stop13h 01mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/13$116
Wed 8/75:15 amOAK - MSY
2 stops15h 31mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$122
Wed 8/79:10 pmOAK - MSY
1 stop14h 06mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$124
Wed 8/1411:25 amOAK - MSY
1 stop6h 12mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$125
Wed 6/269:22 pmOAK - MSY
1 stop13h 52mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$130
Tue 7/25:15 amOAK - MSY
1 stop13h 23mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$131

Find flights from Oakland to New Orleans within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Oakland to New Orleans that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.

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OAK - MSY

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Wed 9/11

1 stop9h 29m

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Fri 9/13

1 stop12h 49m

$207

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OAK - MSY

OAKMSY

Oakland

Thu 6/27

2 stops17h 25m

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Mon 7/1

2 stops24h 41m

$211

OaklandNew Orleans Louis Armstrong

OAK - MSY

OAKMSY

Oakland

Thu 9/5

1 stop14h 13m

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Wed 9/11

1 stop12h 49m

$214

OaklandNew Orleans Louis Armstrong

OAK - MSY

OAKMSY

Oakland

Wed 8/14

2 stops11h 00m

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Mon 8/19

2 stops16h 24m

$216

OaklandNew Orleans Louis Armstrong

OAK - MSY

OAKMSY

Oakland

Wed 6/26

2 stops25h 18m

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Tue 7/2

2 stops19h 42m

$222

OaklandNew Orleans Louis Armstrong

OAK - MSY

OAKMSY

Oakland

Wed 9/11

2 stops11h 45m

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Sun 9/15

2 stops20h 06m

$223

OaklandNew Orleans Louis Armstrong

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OAKMSY

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Mon 9/30

1 stop8h 39m

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Sat 10/5

1 stop7h 47m

$258

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OAK - MSY

OAKMSY

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Sun 10/6

1 stop8h 24m

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Mon 10/7

1 stop9h 15m

$343

OaklandNew Orleans Louis Armstrong

OAK - MSY

OAKMSY

Oakland

Mon 10/7

1 stop12h 10m

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Fri 10/11

2 stops16h 13m

$414

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How far ahead should I book a flight from Oakland, California to New Orleans?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Oakland to New Orleans. Price data was last updated on May 31, 2024.
Booking 33 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from Oakland, California to New Orleans. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Oakland, California to New Orleans?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Oakland to New Orleans. Price data was last updated on June 9, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Oakland, California to New Orleans flight should consider departing on Sunday evenings when fares are most often at their lowest. Thursday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Oakland to New Orleans

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Temperature and rainfall in New Orleans by month

Plan your trip to New Orleans by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

MSY

Temperature

51.8 - 82.4 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to New Orleans, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 82.4 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 51.8 F).

Reviews of airlines servicing New Orleans

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to New Orleans. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to New Orleans. Reviews last updated June 13, 2024.
Get a feel of what it's like to fly with Spirit Airlines, Delta and Alaska Airlines from Oakland to New Orleans by reading reviews from past customers. 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.
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Very good
9,272 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.3

Food

7.3

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

8.1
Very good
9,272 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,272 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.3

Food

7.3

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

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Very good
10,000 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,272 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.3

Food

7.3

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

6.4
Okay
8,537 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,272 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.3

Food

7.3

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from Oakland, California to New Orleans for under $300 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Oakland, California to New Orleans for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $207, but on average you can expect to pay $226.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Oakland, California to New Orleans for under $300?

    There are currently 20+ open flights from Oakland, California to New Orleans within the next 7 days for less than $300.

  • What is the cheapest airline to fly from Oakland, California to New Orleans round-trip?

    According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($207), offers the cheapest pricing from Oakland, California to New Orleans. Users have found that Spirit Airlines is 39% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

  • What does OAK to MSY mean?

    Oakland Airport is OAK and New Orleans Louis Armstrong Airport is MSY. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Oakland to New Orleans that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Oakland to New Orleans flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Oakland to New Orleans with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Oakland to New Orleans flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Oakland to New Orleans that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Oakland to New Orleans flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

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    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Oakland to New Orleans.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Oakland to New Orleans?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Oakland to New Orleans by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Oakland to New Orleans that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Oakland to New Orleans offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Oakland to New Orleans?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Oakland to New Orleans flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Oakland, California to New Orleans flight deals updated?

    The Oakland, California to New Orleans flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 6/13.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Oakland, California to New Orleans?

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Oakland, California to New Orleans?

    Currently, August is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Oakland, California to New Orleans (average of $249). Flying from Oakland, California to New Orleans in April is currently the most expensive (average of $341). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 5 airlines flying from Oakland to New Orleans

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
Spirit AirlinesCheapest$136Average$258FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%
Alaska AirlinesCheapest$180Average$496FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
DeltaCheapest$256Average$385FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
United AirlinesCheapest$293Average$477FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
American AirlinesCheapest$490Average$566FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%

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