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Cheap flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans (PHL - MSY)

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The best prices from Philadelphia to New Orleans are usually found in August or July, booked 18 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Philadelphia (PHL) to New Orleans (MSY)

PHL - MSY
Price
$80 - $284
MSY
Temperature
66.2 - 91.4 °F
MSY
Rainfall
3.3 - 7.8 inches

Popular in

April

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 60% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$80

From Philadelphia to New Orleans

One-way from

$33

One-way flight from Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia to New Orleans?

Leaving on a Monday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 89% on the overall cost on flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia to New Orleans within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $200.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in June. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to New Orleans. Flights to New Orleans from Philadelphia in August are about $192 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $83.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Philadelphia to New Orleans (PHL - MSY)?

It’s optimal to fly from Philadelphia to New Orleans at noon. By choosing this option you can save up to 26% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans in February, March 2021

17 Mar - 24 Mar
$47pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
19 Mar - 19 Mar
$52pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
22 Mar - 29 Mar
$55pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia

Philadelphia to New Orleans 2021 flight deals

17 Mar - 24 Mar
$47pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
19 Mar - 19 Mar
$52pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
22 Mar - 29 Mar
$55pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia

Non-stop flights to New Orleans from Philadelphia

17 Mar - 24 Mar
$47pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
19 Mar - 19 Mar
$52pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
6 May - 10 May
$55pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia

Last minute flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans

1 Mar - 5 Mar
$56pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
6 Mar - 10 Mar
$65pp
PHL
Philadelphia
American Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
1 Mar - 5 Mar
$68pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia

One-way flights to New Orleans from Philadelphia

4:20 pm - 6:43 pm
American Airlines
Nonstop
3h 23m
PHL - MSY
American Airlines
6:37 am - 2:03 pm
Frontier
2 Stops
32h 26m
PHL - MSY
Frontier
$60
Gotogate
4:08 pm - 12:38 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
21h 30m
PHL - MSY
Multiple Airlines
$66
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Philadelphia to New Orleans

Are flight prices decreasing from Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia to New Orleans Louis Armstrong to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans Louis Armstrong include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

American Airlines, Frontier, and Spirit 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 Philadelphia to New Orleans for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $47, but on average you can expect to pay $62.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Philadelphia to New Orleans is less than $64.

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

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

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

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

1 flight departure from Philadelphia to New Orleans Louis Armstrong per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Philadelphia or New Orleans?

The rainfall in Philadelphia is generally more than the rainfall in New Orleans. This will continue over the next 12 days.

Is Philadelphia weather warmer or cooler than New Orleans?

Temperatures around the 91 °F's can be experienced in July. The weather in New Orleans is hotter than in Philadelphia. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Philadelphia to New Orleans?

There are many flights that can get you from Philadelphia to New Orleans in 3h 08m. Fly via Frontier, American Airlines, or Spirit Airlines to get the fastest option. Philadelphia and New Orleans are separated by a distance of 1094 mi. 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 Philadelphia to New Orleans round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Philadelphia to New Orleans round-trip from $47. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are American Airlines, from $65, and Spirit Airlines, from $70. Frontier is currently priced 76% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Philadelphia to New Orleans are Frontier ($24), Spirit Airlines ($31), and American Airlines ($33).

Alternative routes for Philadelphia to New Orleans

Destination information for New Orleans

Flight duration
2h 58m
Average temperature for February in New Orleans
68.0 °F
Avg rainfall for February in New Orleans
4.3 ″

Airports servicing Philadelphia

Airports servicing New Orleans

Top 6 airlines flying from Philadelphia to New Orleans

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Frontier
$53 $190 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$56 $201 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$72 $237 No cancel fee 69%
JetBlue
$128 $252 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$92 $258 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$80 $335 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from Philadelphia to New Orleans

Morning 6 AM to noon 54% of PHL to MSY departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 27% of PHL to MSY departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 18% of PHL to MSY departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of PHL to MSY departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Philadelphia to New Orleans
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
3 daily flights
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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