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Cheap flights from New Orleans to Tampa (MSY - TPA)

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The best prices from New Orleans to Tampa are usually found in May or September, booked 18 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
New Orleans (MSY) to Tampa (TPA)

MSY - TPA
Price
$86 - $240
TPA
Temperature
73.4 - 91.4 °F
TPA
Rainfall
1.6 - 8.3 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 47% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 32% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$86

From New Orleans to Tampa

One-way from

$57

One-way flight from New Orleans to Tampa

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 Tampa?

Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 70% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 27 days in advance to save up to 27% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 27 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from New Orleans to Tampa 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $209, or $255 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Flights from New Orleans to Tampa lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from New Orleans to Tampa in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $26.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New Orleans to Tampa (MSY - TPA)?

It’s typically best to fly out from New Orleans to Tampa in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 39% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from New Orleans to Tampa in December, January 2021

The best prices found for MSY to TPA flights for December, January
17 Jan - 23 Jan
$40pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
23 Dec - 7 Jan
$61pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
17 Jan - 23 Jan
$63pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

New Orleans to Tampa 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Tampa from New Orleans found for this year
23 Dec - 7 Jan
$61pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
23 Dec - 7 Jan
$72pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
13 Dec - 17 Dec
$78pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Non-stop flights to Tampa from New Orleans

Save time with New Orleans to Tampa direct flight deals
17 Jan - 23 Jan
$40pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
13 Feb - 21 Feb
$61pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
17 Jan - 23 Jan
$63pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Last minute flights from New Orleans to Tampa

Late deals on round-trip flights to Tampa from New Orleans, departing today and this week
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$98pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$112pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
10 Dec - 12 Dec
$116pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

One-way flights to Tampa from New Orleans

The cheapest one-way flights from New Orleans to Tampa
6:15 am - 5:08 am
Frontier
2 Stops
21h 53m
MSY - TPA
Frontier
$57
Gotogate
4:28 am - 5:16 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
11h 48m
MSY - TPA
American Airlines
4:23 pm - 10:36 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
41h 13m
MSY - TPA
Multiple Airlines
$78
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From New Orleans to Tampa

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

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travelers booking flights from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Tampa 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 New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Tampa have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Tampa that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, and United Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from New Orleans to Tampa for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New Orleans to Tampa for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $40, but on average you can expect to pay $77.

Are there nonstop flights from New Orleans to Tampa for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 14 direct flights from New Orleans to Tampa under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from New Orleans to Tampa is less than $139.

Are there last-minute flights available from New Orleans to Tampa for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New Orleans to Tampa within the next 7 days for less than $100.

Does it rain more in New Orleans or Tampa?

The rainfall in New Orleans is generally less than the rainfall in Tampa. This will continue over the next 13 days.

Is New Orleans weather warmer or cooler than Tampa?

With an average temperature of 91 °F, peak weather can be found in June. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Tampa are hotter than in New Orleans.

How long is the flight from New Orleans to Tampa?

Airlines like Spirit Airlines and Frontier fly from New Orleans to Tampa in about 1h 26m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 14h 01m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Flying on Spirit Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Tampa, with prices starting at $40. Another option worth looking into is Frontier, starting at $109 round trip. Spirit Airlines is 68% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from New Orleans to Tampa are Spirit Airlines ($20), Frontier ($49), and American Airlines ($52).

Alternative routes for New Orleans to Tampa

Destination information for Tampa

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from New Orleans to Tampa
Flight duration
1h 31m
Average temperature for December in Tampa
73.4 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Tampa
2.8 ″

Airports servicing New Orleans

Airports servicing Tampa

Top 5 airlines from New Orleans to Tampa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New Orleans to Tampa 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
Spirit Airlines
$69 $152 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$79 $174 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$80 $198 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$79 $206 No cancel fee 71%
Southwest
$118 $341 No cancel fee 63%

Hourly flight availability from New Orleans to Tampa

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 46% of MSY to TPA departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 27% of MSY to TPA departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 26% of MSY to TPA departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of MSY to TPA departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from New Orleans to Tampa
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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