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

The best prices from San Diego to New Orleans Louis Armstrong 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 to New Orleans

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

51.8 - 82.4 °F

MSY

Precipitation

3.3 - 6.4 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 Louis Armstrong

One-way from

$68

One-way flight from San Diego to New Orleans Louis Armstrong

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?

To save up to 22% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 51 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from San Diego to New Orleans from $258 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $318 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

August can be a great time to fly to New Orleans from San Diego with a flight ticket averaging about $265. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $68. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of February.

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

When flying from San Diego to New Orleans, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 30% versus a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from San Diego to New Orleans in January, February 2022

The best prices found for SAN to MSY flights for January, February
Feb 9 - Feb 12
SAN

San Diego

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

19h 13m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

6h 47m
$105

Frontier

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Deal found 1/26/22

Feb 2 - Feb 5
SAN

San Diego

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

19h 16m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

6h 47m
$106

Frontier

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Deal found 1/26/22

Feb 9 - Feb 16
SAN

San Diego

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

19h 13m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

11h 54m
$108

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/25/22

San Diego to New Orleans 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from San Diego found for this year
Feb 9 - Feb 12
SAN

San Diego

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

19h 13m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

6h 47m
$105

Frontier

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Deal found 1/26/22

Feb 2 - Feb 5
SAN

San Diego

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

19h 16m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

6h 47m
$106

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/26/22

Feb 9 - Feb 16
SAN

San Diego

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

19h 13m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

11h 54m
$108

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/25/22

Non-stop flights to New Orleans from San Diego

Save time with San Diego to New Orleans direct flight deals
Feb 17 - Feb 20
SAN

San Diego

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

3h 25m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

7h 05m
$555

Frontier

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Deal found 1/26/22

Feb 17 - Feb 21
SAN

San Diego

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

3h 25m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

7h 05m
$609

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/26/22

Last minute flights from San Diego to New Orleans

Late deals on return flights to New Orleans from San Diego, departing today and this week
Feb 2 - Feb 5
SAN

San Diego

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

19h 16m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

6h 47m
$106

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/26/22

Feb 5 - Feb 8
SAN

San Diego

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

18h 40m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

11h 54m
$108

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/26/22

Feb 2 - Feb 5
SAN

San Diego

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

2 stops

22h 42m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

6h 47m
$128

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/26/22

One-way flights to New Orleans Louis Armstrong from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to New Orleans
Feb 5
SAN

San Diego

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

9h 32m
$53

Frontier

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Deal found 1/25/22

Feb 12
SAN

San Diego

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

9h 32m
$56

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/25/22

Feb 22
SAN

San Diego

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

5h 44m
$58

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/24/22

Related info for your journey

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

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 $105, but on average you can expect to pay $127.

Are there nonstop flights from San Diego to New Orleans for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 2 direct flights from San Diego to New Orleans under $600. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Diego to New Orleans is less than $582.

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 San Diego to New Orleans flight route?

The San Diego to New Orleans Louis Armstrong flight path was viewed by 175 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from San Diego to New Orleans round-trip from $105. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Spirit Airlines. Frontier is 60% 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?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from San Diego to New Orleans are Frontier ($53), Spirit Airlines ($58), and Delta ($86).

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

Before booking your flight from San Diego to New Orleans check out the most popular airlines for this route: Major Airline, American Airlines or JetBlue.

What are the cheapest flights from San Diego to New Orleans?

While on average a flight from San Diego to New Orleans is generally $547, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $65. When looking at the most popular route, (San Diego - New Orleans Louis Armstrong), you can expect to pay $111 for that flight.

Can I fly to New Orleans Louis Armstrong from San Diego right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to New Orleans Louis Armstrong within the United States

Most visitors from San Diego need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Diego must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Diego are not required to quarantine after entering New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

Can I fly back to San Diego from New Orleans Louis Armstrong?

Returning to San Diego from New Orleans Louis Armstrong

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New Orleans Louis Armstrong must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to San Diego.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New Orleans Louis Armstrong are not required to quarantine after entering San Diego.

Alternative routes for San Diego to New Orleans

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

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.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
Cheapest$85
Average$238
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time65%
COVID-19 safety
Frontier
Cheapest$108
Average$233
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
Delta
Cheapest$123
Average$295
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$127
Average$354
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$135
Average$352
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Sun Country Air
Cheapest$153
Average$222
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time83%
COVID-19 safety
Southwest
Cheapest$427
Average$679
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time63%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from San Diego to New Orleans

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Weekly flight availability from San Diego to New Orleans

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Diego to New Orleans
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Monday1daily flight
Tuesday1daily flight
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Saturday0daily flights