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Flights to New Orleans in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inAugustHigh demand for flights, 14% potential price rise
Cheapest inNovemberBest time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average price£584Average for round-trip flights in May 2022
Round-trip from£420From London to New Orleans Louis Armstrong
One-way from£8One-way flight from London to New Orleans Louis Armstrong (MSY)

Cheap flights to New Orleans in May, June 2022

The best prices found for MSY flights for May, June
1 Jun - 8 Jun
£556pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
27 Jun - 14 Jul
£570pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
6 Jun - 13 Jun
£574pp
LHR
London Heathrow
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

New Orleans 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans found for this year
13 Sep - 27 Sep
£493pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
13 Sep - 27 Sep
£512pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
12 Nov - 8 Dec
£519pp
LGW
London Gatwick
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick

Last minute flights to New Orleans

Late deals on return flights to New Orleans, departing today and this week
25 May - 1 Jun
£643pp
LHR
London Heathrow
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
26 May - 2 Jun
£660pp
LHR
London Heathrow
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
25 May - 1 Jun
£665pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

COVID Restrictions

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Can I fly to New Orleans Louis Armstrong from United Kingdom right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from United Kingdom to New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Most visitors from United Kingdom need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from United Kingdom must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from United Kingdom are not required to quarantine after entering New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

Can I fly back to United Kingdom from New Orleans Louis Armstrong?

Returning to United Kingdom from New Orleans Louis Armstrong

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New Orleans Louis Armstrong are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering United Kingdom.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New Orleans Louis Armstrong are not required to quarantine after entering United Kingdom.

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What is the cheapest month to fly to New Orleans?

The cheapest ticket to New Orleans found for each month in 2022 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
January
£618
February
£605
March
£606
April
£670
May
£653
June
£703
July
£705
August
£673
September
£697
October
£653
November
£613
December
£661
February is currently the cheapest month to fly to New Orleans. At this moment in time July is the most expensive month. These prices are determined by multiple factors and booking in advance can help keep costs down if your schedule is not as flexible.

When is the best time to fly to Louis Armstrong Airport?

Average New Orleans Louis Armstrong flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month.
LON - MSY
Price
£605 - £815
MSY
Temperature
19 - 33 °C
MSY
Rainfall
83 - 198 mm

Peak season:

Spring is typically the peak season in New Orleans, so make sure you arrange and purchase your flight tickets in advance to avoid overpaying. Spring generally runs from February through to May, offering mild weather conditions as well as quite a few events. The Mardi Gras season also runs from January to March, so expect a steep increase in the cost of flights to New Orleans around then.

Off season:

One of the quietest times of the year is actually the summer, where temperatures can get very hot. June to September should be avoided unless you genuinely love the sun and the heat. The temperatures don’t begin to cool down until late September so make sure to keep this in mind when you’re searching for your flight tickets. In fact, due to the lack of tourism during the summer, you’re likely to find the cheapest flights to New Orleans without too much effort.

When is the best time to book a flight to New Orleans?

You’ll usually see very little variance in the price of flight tickets from late May all the way up to late September. August is theoretically the month which provides the cheapest flights to New Orleans, however the savings are usually only a couple of pounds cheaper than other months of the year. Make sure you aim to book your flight tickets 2 months in advance at a minimum, but even further ahead if you want to visit the Mardi Gras festivals. Flexibility with help you find the cheapest flights to New Orleans, so if you have the luxury to be flexible, make sure to use it to your advantage when searching for flight tickets.

Which day is cheapest to fly to New Orleans?

Monday is currently, on average, the cheapest day to fly to New Orleans. Flying on Sunday will result in higher flight prices.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to New Orleans?

New Orleans flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight in the evening. Booking a flight in the afternoon will likely mean higher prices.

How long is the flight to New Orleans?

Flights from London to New Orleans: 12 hours 45 minutes.

Flights from Manchester to New Orleans: 14 hours 50 minutes.

Flights from Birmingham to New Orleans: 16 hours 00 minutes.

Flights from Glasgow to New Orleans: 15 hours 45 minutes.

Which airlines operate flights to New Orleans?

You’ll find several airlines provide flights to New Orleans, with the major ones being American, British Airways, Delta and Virgin. Deciding which airline to book your flight tickets from can be a little tricky but if you allow yourself plenty of time in advance you should be able to compare a couple and decide who offers you the best value for money. Virgin can be more expensive, however they do provide a great level of service and comfort.

How to get from the airport to the city centre?

You can jump on a public airport bus which stops directly outside the airport to get into the centre. This is the easiest and cheapest method, however you could also decide to jump into a taxi. On average you’ll be looking at around $36 for 1 or 2 people and then $15 a person if it’s more than that (as a rough pricing guide.) Make sure you agree on the price before you get into the taxi to ensure you don’t get ripped off. Once you’ve booked your flights to New Orleans you can arrange your transportation in advance. You can also hop into the Airport shuttle for around $25 a person one way.

New Orleans airport overview

As the largest commercial airport serving the New Orleans and southeast Louisiana area, Louis Armstrong International Airport (MSY) welcomes around eight million passengers each year. The airport is located 19km (11.5 miles) west of New Orleans, and is the second lowest-lying international airport in the world, sitting merely 1.4m (4.5 feet) above sea level.

Flights to Louis Armstrong International arrive daily from across the United States, with occasional flights arriving from Canada and South America. Some of the major airlines that operate at the airport include Continental Airlines, Delta, Frontier Airlines, United Airlines and Southwest Airlines among a number of others.

If you’re spending some time at the airport, you’ll be pleasantly surprised by the efficiency you’ll encounter here. Queuing won’t take up too much time, and staff are friendly and happy to help. There’ll be enough to keep you occupied, although if you’re waiting in Concourse D, then you’ll have to make do with limited refreshment options.

What airport do you fly into for flights to New Orleans?

For a flight to New Orleans, you will be flying into Louis Armstrong. New Orleans Louis Armstrong (MSY) is just 11.4 mi from the centre of the city.

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