Cheap flights from New Orleans (MSY) to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

MSY — WAS
May 29 — Jun 51

The best prices from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Washington, D.C. are usually found in July or August, booked 36 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from New Orleans to Washington, D.C.

All the information you need to plan the best MSY to WAS flight in 2022: compare New Orleans to Washington, D.C. flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Washington, D.C..

MSY - WAS

Price

$196 - $273

WAS

Temperature

35.6 - 80.6 °F

WAS

Rainfall

2.6 - 4 inches

Popular inAprilHigh demand for flights, 10% potential price rise
Cheapest inJulyBest time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop
Round-trip from$196From New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Washington, D.C. (WAS)
One-way from$156One-way flight from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from New Orleans to Washington, D.C.?

Leaving on a Thursday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 62% on the overall cost on flights from New Orleans to Washington, D.C..

How far in advance should I book a flight from New Orleans to Washington, D.C.?

To save on the cost of your flight from New Orleans to Washington, D.C., book at least 34 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 30% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $241 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $279.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New Orleans to Washington, D.C.?

Our data shows that July tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Washington, D.C. from New Orleans. Users have commonly found prices around $246 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $98. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in April.

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

It’s optimal to fly from New Orleans to Washington, D.C. in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 68% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from New Orleans to Washington, D.C. in May, June 2022

The best prices found for MSY to WAS flights for May, June
Jun 18 - Jun 25
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

2h 34m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

2h 43m
$123

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/21/22

Jun 23 - Jun 25
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

2h 34m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

2h 43m
$124

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

Jun 11 - Jun 25
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

2h 34m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

2h 43m
$131

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/21/22

New Orleans to Washington, D.C. 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington, D.C. from New Orleans found for this year
Jun 18 - Jun 25
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

2h 34m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

2h 43m
$123

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/21/22

Sep 15 - Sep 18
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

2h 32m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

2h 41m
$124

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

Jun 11 - Jun 25
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

2h 34m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

2h 43m
$131

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/21/22

Cheap United Airlines flights from New Orleans to Washington, D.C.

Jul 19 - Jul 26
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

2h 33m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

2h 34m
$278

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/22/22

Jul 9 - Jul 12
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

2h 33m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

2h 34m
$284

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/21/22

Aug 2 - Aug 9
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

7h 14m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

2h 34m
$287

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/22/22

  • If you’re traveling from New Orleans to Washington, D.C., one of the more common airlines traveling that route is United Airlines. Flights from United Airlines traveling this route typically cost $319.93 RT. This price is typically 87% more expensive than other airlines that offer New Orleans to Washington, D.C. flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $113. The most popular departure airport in New Orleans when flying to Washington, D.C. is New Orleans Louis Armstrong Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting Washington, D.C. is Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport. When flying from New Orleans to Washington, D.C., United Airlines flights are 4% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Delta flights from New Orleans to Washington, D.C.

Jun 23 - Jun 28
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

6h 09m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

3h 57m
$296

Delta

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Deal found 5/23/22

Jun 23 - Jun 27
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

5h 09m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

4h 54m
$316

Delta

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Deal found 5/22/22

Jun 8 - Jun 14
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

6h 09m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

4h 12m
$330

Delta

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Deal found 5/23/22

  • One of the most popular airlines traveling from New Orleans to Washington, D.C. is Delta. Flights from Delta traveling this route typically cost $369.47 RT. This price is typically 80% cheaper than other airlines that offer New Orleans to Washington, D.C. flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $240. New Orleans Louis Armstrong Airport is the most common New Orleans airport to take off from when flying to Washington, D.C.. Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport is the most popular arrival airport in Washington, D.C.. When flying from New Orleans to Washington, D.C., Delta flights are 4% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to Washington, D.C. from New Orleans

Save time with New Orleans to Washington, D.C. direct flight deals
Jun 18 - Jun 25
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

2h 34m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

2h 43m
$123

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/21/22

Sep 15 - Sep 18
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

2h 32m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

2h 41m
$124

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/23/22

Jun 11 - Jun 25
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

2h 34m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Nonstop

2h 43m
$131

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/21/22

Last minute flights from New Orleans to Washington, D.C.

Late deals on return flights to Washington, D.C. from New Orleans, departing today and this week
Jun 3 - Jun 8
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

2h 36m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

8h 53m
$156

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/21/22

Jun 3 - Jun 7
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

2 stops

10h 55m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

17h 53m
$167

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

Jun 3 - Jun 8
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

6h 04m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

8h 53m
$168

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/21/22

One-way flights to Washington, D.C. All airports from New Orleans

The cheapest one-way flights from New Orleans to Washington, D.C.
Sep 1
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

27h 02m
$127

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/22/22

Jun 14
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

2h 33m
$139

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

Jul 9
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

2h 33m
$146

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/21/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about New Orleans to Washington, D.C. flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from New Orleans to Washington, D.C.?

Located just 11.4 mi from the city center, New Orleans Louis Armstrong is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Washington, D.C. from New Orleans. Booking flights from Louis Armstrong (MSY) to Washington, D.C. should be relatively easy as there are 17 daily outbound flights to Washington, D.C. from 9 different airlines.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Washington, D.C. that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are American Airlines, Spirit 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 Washington, D.C. for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New Orleans to Washington, D.C. for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $220, but on average you can expect to pay $297.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New Orleans to Washington, D.C. under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from New Orleans to Washington, D.C. is less than $168.

Are there last-minute flights available from New Orleans to Washington, D.C. for under $200?

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

What are the cheapest airlines flying from New Orleans to Washington, D.C. round-trip?

According to our current data, United Airlines ($278), Delta ($296), and JetBlue ($323) offers the cheapest pricing from New Orleans to Washington, D.C..

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New Orleans to Washington, D.C. one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $139 on United Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Delta from $148 and JetBlue from $156 one-way.

What are the most popular routes from New Orleans to Washington, D.C.?

The most popular route from New Orleans to Washington, D.C. is New Orleans Louis Armstrong - Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl. You may also consider New Orleans Louis Armstrong - Washington, D.C. Reagan-National or New Orleans Louis Armstrong - Baltimore/Washington.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New Orleans to Washington, D.C.?

Consider American Airlines, Delta or Frontier when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from New Orleans to Washington, D.C..

What are the most reliable airlines from New Orleans to Washington, D.C.?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from New Orleans to Washington, D.C. are Scandinavian Airlines (91%), Mesa Airlines (90%) and Austrian Airlines (89%).

What are the cheapest flights from New Orleans to Washington, D.C.?

The cheapest flight price from New Orleans to Washington, D.C. is $198. On average you can expect to pay $432. The most popular route, (New Orleans Louis Armstrong - Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl), can usually be booked for $278.

Top 5 airlines flying from New Orleans to Washington, D.C.

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New Orleans to Washington, D.C. choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Spirit AirlinesCheapest$69Average$136FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$102Average$171FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$111Average$324FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$113Average$320FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$115Average$350FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from New Orleans to Washington, D.C.

See what time of day planes typically take off from New Orleans to Washington, D.C.
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
54%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
45%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from New Orleans to Washington, D.C.

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from New Orleans to Washington, D.C.
Sunday17daily flights
Monday18daily flights
Tuesday18daily flights
Wednesday18daily flights
Thursday18daily flights
Friday17daily flights
Saturday18daily flights