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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 September or October, booked 26 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
$133 - $209
WAS
Temperature
48.2 - 89.6 °F
WAS
Rainfall
2.4 - 4.2 inches

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$133

From New Orleans to Washington

One-way from

$79

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 11% by booking at least 28 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 $252.

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

February is one of the best times of the year to fly to Washington from New Orleans. Prices for February average $243 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $119. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a February flight can save you 37% on your journey compared to booking in February

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 September, October 2020

The best prices found for MSY to WAS flights for September, October
15 Oct - 19 Oct
$68pp
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 Oct - 19 Oct
$83pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
19 Oct - 23 Oct
$97pp
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 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington from New Orleans found for this year
15 Oct - 19 Oct
$68pp
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 Oct - 19 Oct
$83pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
19 Oct - 23 Oct
$97pp
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

Save time with New Orleans to Washington direct flight deals
6 Nov - 9 Nov
$126pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
9 Dec - 13 Dec
$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
4 Nov - 8 Nov
$133pp
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

Late deals on round-trip flights to Washington from New Orleans, departing today and this week
8 Oct - 18 Oct
$142pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
8 Oct - 19 Oct
$147pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
9 Oct - 12 Oct
$149pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

One-way flights to Washington from New Orleans

The cheapest one-way flights from New Orleans to Washington
2:45 pm - 7:35 pm
Delta
1 Stop
3h 50m
MSY - IAD
Delta
$79
Delta
4:02 pm - 6:49 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
13h 47m
MSY - BWI
Multiple Airlines
$90
Kiwi.com
1:40 pm - 11:59 am
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
21h 19m
MSY - BWI
Spirit Airlines
$99
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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

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.

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 $68, but on average you can expect to pay $111.

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

Cheapflights has at least 10 direct flights from New Orleans to Washington under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from New Orleans to Washington is less than $175.

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

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

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

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

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

4 flight departures 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 26m. Spirit Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $135. The distance from New Orleans to Washington is about 960 mi. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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 $68 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Major Airline and Delta, starting at $129 and $138 round-trip. Spirit Airlines is 60% 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 $44. Check flights for Delta, as they currently have the next best price.

Destination information for Washington

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from New Orleans to Washington
Average temperature for September in Washington
82.4 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Washington
4.2 ″

Airports servicing New Orleans

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan National (DCA)

Hourly flight availability from New Orleans to Washington

Morning 6 AM to noon 80% of MSY to WAS departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 12% of MSY to WAS departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 8% 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
8 daily flights
Monday
6 daily flights
Tuesday
7 daily flights
Wednesday
7 daily flights
Thursday
8 daily flights
Friday
6 daily flights
Saturday
8 daily flights
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