Cheap flights from New Orleans to Washington (MSY - WAS)

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The best prices from New Orleans to Washington are usually found in July or August, booked 36 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Friday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
New Orleans (MSY) to Washington (WAS)

MSY - WAS
Price
$196 - $273
WAS
Temperature
48.2 - 89.6 °F
WAS
Rainfall
2.4 - 4.2 inches

Popular in

April

High demand for flights, 10% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$196

From New Orleans to Washington

One-way from

$62

One-way flight from New Orleans to Washington

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 Washington?

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from New Orleans to Washington. 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 Washington.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 14% by booking at least 43 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from New Orleans to Washington within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $262.

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

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Washington from New Orleans. Prices for August average $285 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $90. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June. Opting for a August flight can save you 30% on your journey compared to booking in August

When is the cheapest time to fly from New Orleans to Washington (MSY - WAS)?

It’s optimal to fly from New Orleans to Washington in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 47% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from New Orleans to Washington in March, April 2021

23 Apr - 1 May
$70pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
21 Apr - 26 Apr
$71pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
15 Apr - 18 Apr
$72pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

New Orleans to Washington 2021 flight deals

23 Apr - 1 May
$70pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
21 Apr - 26 Apr
$71pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
15 Apr - 18 Apr
$72pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Non-stop flights to Washington from New Orleans

21 Apr - 26 Apr
$127pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
15 Apr - 18 Apr
$131pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
23 Apr - 1 May
$132pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Last minute flights from New Orleans to Washington

12 Mar - 19 Mar
$85pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
12 Mar - 21 Mar
$86pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
12 Mar - 21 Mar
$100pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

One-way flights to Washington from New Orleans

10:22 am - 12:35 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
25h 13m
MSY - BWI
Multiple Airlines
$62
Gotogate
1:36 pm - 4:45 am
Frontier
1 Stop
14h 09m
MSY - BWI
Frontier
$63
Gotogate
5:05 am - 12:37 pm
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
6h 32m
MSY - BWI
Spirit Airlines
$68
Travelocity

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Flight FAQs

From New Orleans to Washington

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

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Washington. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from New Orleans to Washington for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $70, but on average you can expect to pay $83.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New Orleans to Washington under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from New Orleans to Washington is less than $179.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from New Orleans to Washington?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Monday.

How many flights depart from New Orleans to Washington on average per day?

1 flight departure from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Washington per day on average.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

Is New Orleans weather warmer or cooler than Washington?

Temperatures around the 91 °F's can be experienced in July. The weather in Washington is colder than in New Orleans. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from New Orleans to Washington?

A quick flight from New Orleans to Washington can take about 2h 21m. Spirit Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $98. The distance from New Orleans to Washington is about 960 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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

Our cheapest airline available from New Orleans to Washington is Spirit Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $70 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Frontier, starting at $88. Spirit Airlines is 71% 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 Washington one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Spirit Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $32. Check flights for Frontier, as they currently have the next best price.

Destination information for Washington

Average temperature for March in Washington
59.0 °F
Avg rainfall for March in Washington
4.0 ″

Airports servicing New Orleans

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan National (DCA)

Top 7 airlines flying from New Orleans to Washington

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Frontier
$102 $171 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$79 $176 No cancel fee 65%
JetBlue
$55 $229 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$108 $260 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$108 $280 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$112 $285 No cancel fee 71%
Southwest
$240 $369 No cancel fee 63%

Hourly flight availability from New Orleans to Washington

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 81% of MSY to WAS departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 19% of MSY to WAS departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 0% of MSY to WAS departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of MSY to WAS departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from New Orleans to Washington
Sunday
7 daily flights
Monday
7 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
5 daily flights
Thursday
9 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
5 daily flights
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