Cheap flights from San Diego to New Orleans (SAN - MSY)

Know your dates, get live prices in seconds:

From
To
Depart
Return
Any month
Compare vs. Cheapflights |
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime

We work with more than 300 partners to bring you better travel deals

The best prices from San Diego to New Orleans are usually found in August or September, booked 53 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Diego (SAN) to New Orleans (MSY)

All the information you need to plan the best SAN to MSY flight in 2021: compare San Diego to New Orleans flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New Orleans.
SAN - MSY
Price
$203 - $309
MSY
Temperature
66.2 - 91.4 °F
MSY
Rainfall
3.3 - 7.8 inches

Popular in

February

High demand for flights, 14% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$203

From San Diego to New Orleans

One-way from

$175

One-way flight from San Diego 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 San Diego to New Orleans?

Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 30%.

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

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Diego to New Orleans?

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to New Orleans from San Diego 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 San Diego. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 33%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to New Orleans (SAN - MSY)?

Unlike at noon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 30% on flights from San Diego to New Orleans by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from San Diego to New Orleans in May, June 2021

The best prices found for SAN to MSY flights for May, June
18 May - 25 May
$171pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
18 May - 25 May
$174pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
11 May - 15 May
$194pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

San Diego to New Orleans 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from San Diego found for this year
18 May - 25 May
$171pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
18 May - 25 May
$174pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
11 May - 15 May
$194pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

Last minute flights from San Diego to New Orleans

Late deals on round-trip flights to New Orleans from San Diego, departing today and this week
11 May - 15 May
$194pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
14 May - 17 May
$196pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
11 May - 15 May
$197pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

One-way flights to New Orleans from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to New Orleans
9:12 am - 6:51 am
Frontier
2 Stops
43h 39m
SAN - MSY
Frontier
$175
Kiwi.com
1:46 pm - 4:25 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
48h 39m
SAN - MSY
Multiple Airlines
$185
Kiwi.com
8:42 am - 6:05 am
Spirit Airlines
3 Stops
19h 23m
SAN - MSY
Spirit Airlines
$186
FlightHub

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From San Diego to New Orleans

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

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from San Diego to New Orleans Louis Armstrong. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from San Diego to New Orleans Louis Armstrong have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, and American Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Spirit Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to New Orleans for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $171, but on average you can expect to pay $212.

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

There are no nonstop flights from San Diego to New Orleans, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

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

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

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 175 users have taken a look at flights from San Diego to New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

Does it rain more in San Diego or New Orleans?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in San Diego is typically less than New Orleans. We can gather that this will continue over the next 3 days.

Is San Diego weather warmer or cooler than New Orleans?

Expect the weather to be around 91 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in New Orleans is generally hotter than in San Diego.

How long is the flight from San Diego to New Orleans?

A quick flight from San Diego to New Orleans can take about 8h 36m. Spirit Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $218. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Our cheapest airline available from San Diego to New Orleans is Frontier. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $171 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Spirit Airlines, starting at $218. Frontier is 35% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Frontier. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $100. Users have also found prices from $111 and $157 on Frontier and Spirit Airlines, respectively.

Alternative routes for San Diego 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 San Diego to New Orleans.
Average temperature for May in New Orleans
86.0 °F
Avg rainfall for May in New Orleans
5.7 ″

Airports servicing San Diego

Airports servicing New Orleans

Top 7 airlines flying from San Diego to New Orleans

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Diego 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
Sun Country Air
$153 $222 No cancel fee 83%
Frontier
$108 $233 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$85 $238 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$123 $295 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$135 $352 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$127 $354 No cancel fee 71%
Southwest
$427 $679 No cancel fee 63%
Home North America USA Louisiana New Orleans Cheap flights from San Diego to New Orleans