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

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The best prices from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to San Diego are usually found in July or August, booked 26 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

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

All the information you need to plan the best MSY to SAN flight in 2021: compare New Orleans to San Diego flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Diego.
MSY - SAN
Price
$189 - $303
SAN
Temperature
57.2 - 71.6 °F
SAN
Precipitation
0 - 2.3 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$189

From New Orleans Louis Armstrong to San Diego

One-way from

$116

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

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from New Orleans to San Diego?

The best pricing can be found in the month of July. Prices to San Diego from New Orleans average $253. You can even find prices in July for less than $253, as users have found deals to San Diego from as low as $90. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to San Diego from New Orleans. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 19%.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from New Orleans to San Diego?

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from New Orleans to San Diego. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to San Diego.

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

To save up to 5% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 20 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from New Orleans to San Diego from $224 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $239 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

When flying from New Orleans to San Diego, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 25% versus a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from New Orleans to San Diego in October, November 2021

The best prices found for MSY to SAN flights for October, November
9 Nov - 16 Nov
$128pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
12 Nov - 16 Nov
$129pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
28 Oct - 30 Oct
$134pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

New Orleans Louis Armstrong to San Diego 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Diego from New Orleans found for this year
7 Dec - 8 Dec
$123pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
9 Nov - 16 Nov
$128pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
12 Nov - 16 Nov
$129pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Last minute flights from New Orleans to San Diego

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Diego from New Orleans, departing today and this week
2 Nov - 4 Nov
$169pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
2 Nov - 4 Nov
$178pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
2 Nov - 4 Nov
$181pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

One-way flights to San Diego from New Orleans

The cheapest one-way flights from New Orleans to San Diego
9:53 am - 5:37 am
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
21h 44m
MSY - SAN
Spirit Airlines
$116
FareScan
11:12 am - 7:11 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
21h 59m
MSY - SAN
Multiple Airlines
$118
Kiwi.com
10:43 am - 6:29 am
Frontier
3 Stops
21h 46m
MSY - SAN
Frontier
$119
FlightHub

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Flight FAQs

From New Orleans to San Diego

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and American Airlines flying from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to San Diego have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from New Orleans to San Diego for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $123, but on average you can expect to pay $167.

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

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

How popular is this New Orleans to San Diego flight route?

The New Orleans Louis Armstrong to San Diego flight path was viewed by 85 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 New Orleans to San Diego round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from New Orleans to San Diego round-trip from $128. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Spirit Airlines. Users have found that Frontier is 49% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

The cheapest flight price from New Orleans to San Diego is $88. On average you can expect to pay $556. The most popular route, (New Orleans Louis Armstrong - San Diego), can usually be booked for $123.

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

American Airlines, Delta and Frontier are the most popular airlines when flying from New Orleans to San Diego.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for San Diego, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to San Diego from New Orleans?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to San Diego within the United States

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New Orleans Louis Armstrong must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to San Diego.

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

Do I need a test to fly back to New Orleans from San Diego?

Returning to New Orleans Louis Armstrong from San Diego

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Diego must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 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.

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Alternative routes for New Orleans to San Diego

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Destination information for San Diego

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from New Orleans to San Diego.
Average temperature for October in San Diego
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for October in San Diego
0.6 ″

Airports servicing New Orleans

Airports servicing San Diego

Top 5 airlines flying from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to San Diego

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New Orleans to San Diego 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
$82 $208 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$87 $224 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$121 $312 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$122 $271 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$127 $320 No cancel fee 71%
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