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Cheap flights from New Orleans to San Francisco (MSY - SFO)

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The best prices from New Orleans to San Francisco are usually found in January or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
New Orleans (MSY) to San Francisco (SFO)

MSY - SFO
Price
$257 - $336
SFO
Temperature
59 - 77 °F
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 4.7 inches
Popular in March High demand for flights, 12% potential price rise
Cheapest in January Best time to find cheap flights, 13% potential price drop
Round-trip from $257 From New Orleans to San Francisco
One-way from $153 One-way flight from New Orleans to San Francisco
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 New Orleans to San Francisco?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Thursday, 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 New Orleans to San Francisco?

To save up to 20% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 44 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 Francisco from $117 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $137 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

February is one of the best times of the year to fly to San Francisco from New Orleans. Prices for February average $121 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $61. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of April. Opting for a February flight can save you 8% on your journey compared to booking in February

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from New Orleans to San Francisco is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. If a flight is in the noon is possible it can save you up to 27% on airfare.

Cheap flights from New Orleans to San Francisco in August, September 2020

The best prices found for MSY to SFO flights for August, September
30 Jul - 3 Aug
$153pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
6 Aug - 7 Aug
$156pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
17 Aug - 24 Aug
$162pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

New Orleans to San Francisco 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from New Orleans found for this year
30 Jul - 3 Aug
$153pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
6 Aug - 7 Aug
$156pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
17 Aug - 24 Aug
$162pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Last minute flights from New Orleans to San Francisco

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Francisco from New Orleans, departing today and this week
24 Jul - 27 Jul
$194pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
24 Jul - 29 Jul
$293pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
24 Jul - 28 Jul
$343pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

One-way flights to San Francisco from New Orleans

The cheapest one-way flights from New Orleans to San Francisco
8:29 am - 6:34 pm
JetBlue
1 Stop
12h 05m
MSY - SFO
JetBlue
7:50 am - 1:55 pm
Delta
1 Stop
8h 05m
MSY - SFO
Delta
$269
Delta
3:15 am - 10:45 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
9h 30m
MSY - SFO
Multiple Airlines
$401
United

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From New Orleans to San Francisco

Are flight prices decreasing from New Orleans to San Francisco 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 New Orleans and San Francisco 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.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from New Orleans to San Francisco for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $153, but on average you can expect to pay $173.

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

There are no nonstop flights from New Orleans to San Francisco, 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 New Orleans to San Francisco for under $200?

There are currently 10+ open flights from New Orleans to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $200.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to San Francisco have been viewed 82 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in New Orleans or San Francisco?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in New Orleans is typically greater than that of San Francisco. We can gather that this will continue over the next 18 days.

Is New Orleans weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 91 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in San Francisco is typically colder than in New Orleans. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

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

$123 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Delta. You may also be able to find cheap deals on JetBlue, with prices from $153.

Alternative routes for New Orleans to San Francisco

Destination information for San Francisco

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from New Orleans to San Francisco
Average temperature for August in San Francisco
73.4 °F

Airports servicing New Orleans

Airports servicing San Francisco

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