Cheap flights from Seattle to New Orleans (SEA - MSY)

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The best prices from Seattle to New Orleans are usually found in August or September, booked 13 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Seattle (SEA) to New Orleans (MSY)

All the information you need to plan the best SEA to MSY flight in 2021: compare Seattle to New Orleans flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New Orleans.
SEA - MSY
Price
$250 - $351
MSY
Temperature
66.2 - 91.4 °F
MSY
Rainfall
3.3 - 7.8 inches

Popular in

April

High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$250

From Seattle to New Orleans

One-way from

$109

One-way flight from Seattle 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 Seattle to New Orleans?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Monday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Seattle to New Orleans?

Users have found that booking a flight from Seattle to New Orleans at least 31 days early can save you up to 28% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 31 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Seattle to New Orleans for as little as $200 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $252 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Flights from Seattle to New Orleans lean towards being more expensive in June. Prices are generally better when you fly from Seattle to New Orleans in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $83.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Seattle to New Orleans (SEA - MSY)?

It’s optimal to fly from Seattle to New Orleans at noon. By choosing this option you can save up to 18% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Seattle to New Orleans in May, June 2021

The best prices found for SEA to MSY flights for May, June
22 May - 25 May
$179pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
22 May - 25 May
$184pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
21 May - 25 May
$187pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl

Seattle to New Orleans 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from Seattle found for this year
22 May - 25 May
$179pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
22 May - 25 May
$184pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
21 May - 25 May
$187pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl

Non-stop flights to New Orleans from Seattle

Save time with Seattle to New Orleans direct flight deals
30 Aug - 5 Sep
$237pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
2 Sep - 7 Sep
$247pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
31 May - 4 Jun
$256pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl

Last minute flights from Seattle to New Orleans

Late deals on round-trip flights to New Orleans from Seattle, departing today and this week
21 May - 25 May
$187pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
19 May - 22 Jun
$194pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Delta
 
1 STOP
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
20 May - 25 May
$208pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl

One-way flights to New Orleans from Seattle

The cheapest one-way flights from Seattle to New Orleans
8:50 am - 6:01 pm
Delta
1 Stop
7h 11m
SEA - MSY
Delta
$109
Delta
7:55 am - 7:55 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
10h 00m
SEA - MSY
American Airlines
8:49 pm - 6:10 am
Frontier
1 Stop
7h 21m
SEA - MSY
Frontier
$152
Orbitz

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Flight FAQs

From Seattle to New Orleans

Are flight prices decreasing from Seattle 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 Seattle 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 Seattle/Tacoma Intl to New Orleans Louis Armstrong to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Alaska Airlines is one of them. New policies for travelers booking flights from Seattle/Tacoma Intl 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 Seattle/Tacoma Intl to New Orleans Louis Armstrong have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

What airports do I use to fly from Seattle to New Orleans?

New Orleans Louis Armstrong is the airport most travelers will use when flying to New Orleans from Seattle/Tacoma Intl. Booking flights from Seattle/Tacoma Intl (SEA) to Louis Armstrong (MSY) should be relatively easy as there are 3 daily flights to New Orleans from 8 different airlines. 4h 19m is how long a flight from Seattle to New Orleans Louis Armstrong will take if you book a nonstop flight.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Seattle to New Orleans for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $179, but on average you can expect to pay $205.

Are there nonstop flights from Seattle to New Orleans for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Seattle to New Orleans under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Seattle to New Orleans is less than $295.

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

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

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to New Orleans Louis Armstrong was viewed by 180 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Seattle or New Orleans?

The rainfall in Seattle is generally more than the rainfall in New Orleans. This will continue over the next 17 days.

Is Seattle 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 Seattle. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Seattle to New Orleans?

For as low as $218, United Airlines can have you in New Orleans from Seattle in 6h 07m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Flying on American Airlines is currently your cheapest option to New Orleans, with prices starting at $184. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Frontier and United Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $187 and $197, respectively. These flights start at 38% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $84 on Frontier. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include American Airlines from $86 and United Airlines from $99 one-way.

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

Airports servicing Seattle

Airports servicing New Orleans

Top 7 airlines flying from Seattle to New Orleans

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Seattle 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
Frontier
$106 $223 No cancel fee 62%
Sun Country Air
$148 $234 No cancel fee 83%
Spirit Airlines
$97 $250 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$124 $264 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$124 $273 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$127 $279 No cancel fee N/A
Alaska Airlines
$148 $384 No cancel fee 75%

Hourly flight availability from Seattle to New Orleans

See what time of day planes typically take off from Seattle towards New Orleans.
Morning 6 AM to noon 100% of SEA to MSY departures
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Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Seattle to New Orleans
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Seattle to New Orleans.
Sunday
4 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
5 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
1 daily flight
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