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New York to New Orleans flights

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Flight DurationFlights between New York and New Orleans take, on average, 3 h and 36 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flightCheapest price for a one-way flight between New York with New Orleans found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing AirportThe airport John F Kennedy Intl Airport is the departure airport operating flights between New York and New Orleans
Arriving AirportFlights departing New York with New Orleans as destination arrives at L Armstrong Intl

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Departure Wed, 29 Sep Return Sat, 02 Oct
NYC New York
MSY New Orleans
return from £33
Departure Mon, 18 Oct Return Thu, 21 Oct
NYC New York
MSY New Orleans
return from £33
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.38 USD
British Pound Sterling US Dollar
1 USD = 0.73 GBP
Last checked on 19 September 2021
Train
Local, one-way ticket
45%

Trains in New Orleans are 45% cheaper than in New York.

New York
£1.64
New Orleans
£0.91
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
42%

A meal in New Orleans is 42% cheaper than a meal in New York.

New York
£21.83
New Orleans
£12.68
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
11%

Taxis are 11% more expensive in New Orleans than in New York.

New York
£3.27
New Orleans
£3.64
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
10%

Coffee in New Orleans is 10% cheaper than in New York.

New York
£3.73
New Orleans
£3.3
New York airports
  • ( John F Kennedy Intl Airport (JFK)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ( Newark International Airport (EWR)
    How far from city centre: 11 miles
  • ( La Guardia (LGA)
    How far from city centre: 5 miles
  • ( East 34St Landing (NES)
    How far from city centre: 2 miles
  • ( Battery Pk City (NBP)
    How far from city centre: 2 miles
  • ( Wall Street Spb (NWS)
    How far from city centre: 11 miles
New Orleans airports
  • ( L Armstrong Intl (MSY)
    How far from city centre: 12 miles
  • ( Nas (NBG)
    How far from city centre: 9 miles
  • ( Lakefront (NEW)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
K Distance: 1171 miles

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Useful information for the flight from New York to New Orleans

How long is the flight from New York to New Orleans?

The duration of direct flights from New York to New Orleans is 3 hours and 10 minutes. If you choose a connecting flight, your journey time will vary.

What are the most common stopovers?

You can often save on airfares by choosing flight deals with connections. The most common cities for connections are Detroit, Charlotte, Chicago, or Atlanta.

What are the most important things to pack in my suitcase when travelling to New Orleans?

New Orleans enjoys year-round warm temperatures, so leave the heavy clothing at home and pack summer separates. With at least 5 hours of sunshine a day, don't forget to pack your sunscreen.

Which airlines fly from New York to New Orleans

There is a wide choice of airlines offering departures from New York to New Orleans, either direct or with a connection. Some airlines to consider are:

  • Delta, large US airline with departures from two New York airports to New Orleans.
  • JetBlue, American low-cost airline.
  • United, major US carrier offering both international and domestic flights.
  • Spirit, low-cost airline offering service to New Orleans from Newark.

How to find cheap flights from New York to New Orleans

Find the best deals on travel from New York to New Orleans using Opodo's easy search engine. Just enter the dates you wish to travel, and results will be displayed in seconds. Refine your search by preferred airline, departure date, or price to find the best airfares, whether your are travelling for holidays, business, or city breaks.

When are the best times to fly from New York to New Orleans

  • February is Mardi Gras time in New Orleans, and the time to visit if you wish to experience all the fun.
  • December is usually the cheapest time to go, as many visitors wait to visit until Mardi Gras season.
  • September is drier than the summer months, and the weather in New Orleans is still warm and pleasant.

Airports in New York

Depending on the carrier, your flight to New Orleans might leave from John F. Kennedy (JFK), La Guardia (LGA) or Newark (EWR) airports.

Useful information about John F. Kennedy Airport

JFK is America's busiest international airport. It is 15 miles south-east of Manhattan.

How to get to the airport:

  • By subway – subway to either Howard Beach or Jamaica station in Queens, then the AirTrain service directly to the airport.
  • By taxi – around 60 minutes from central Manhattan, depending on traffic.
  • By bus – Golden Touch shuttle bus from Grand Central Terminal or Port Authority Bus Terminal. Journey time 60 minutes; always leave additional time for traffic.

Services:4 passenger terminals, wide variety of restaurants, shops and fast-food outlets, duty-free, foreign currency exchange, baby changing facilities, free unlimited Wi-Fi.

Useful information about New York LaGuardia Airport

LaGuardia Airport is east of midtown Manhattan, and mainly handles domestic flights.

How to get to the airport:

  • By bus – LaGuardia Link Q70 bus from Jackson Heights–Roosevelt Avenue/74th Street subway station, 24 hours a day. Journey time 15 minutes.
  • By taxi – around 20 minutes from midtown Manhattan.
  • By car – airport located just off Grand Central Parkway, parking available both at the airport and off-site locations nearby.

Services: 4 passenger terminals with free unlimited Wi-Fi, range of food and beverage concessions, mobile charging, cash machines, duty-free, beauty salon.

Useful information about Newark Liberty International Airport

Newark Liberty International Airport is 15 miles west of Manhattan, across the state line in New Jersey.

How to get to the airport:

  • By bus – Newark Airport Express from Grand Central and Port Authority Bus terminals between 4.45am and 1.45am, journey time 40 minutes.
  • By taxi – 30 minutes from central Manhattan. Always leave extra time for traffic.

Services: 3 passenger terminals, shops, restaurants, currency exchange, nursing rooms, free Wi-Fi throughout airport, charging stations, cash machines.

Airports in New Orleans

New Orleans has one main airport, Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY).

Useful information about New Orleans International Airport

New Orleans International Airport is 15 miles west of downtown New Orleans, and is named after the famous jazz singer.

How to get into New Orleans from the airport:

  • By bus – Airport-Downtown Express (E2) bus, journey time 50 minutes.
  • By taxi – booths on first level of terminal outside baggage claim belts 1 and 14. Journey time 30 minutes.
  • By car – follow I-10 eastbound into the city centre. Journey time 25 minutes.

Services: 4 passenger terminals, a variety of different restaurants, fast-food outlets, and coffee shops, free Wi-Fi, parent and child rooms, tax-free shopping, cash machines, charging stations.

What to do and visit in New Orleans

  • Experience the buzzing nightlife of the world-famous French Quarter.
  • Try local specialties including po' boy sandwiches and gumbo.
  • Take a steamboat cruise on the Mississippi River.
  • Visit the National WWII Museum.
  • Relax in leafy, peaceful City Park.
  • See the colourful floats and costumes at the Mardi Gras World Museum.

Frequent asked questions about flights from New York to New Orleans

😷 Is it safe to travel from New York to New Orleans during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions United States may apply when travelling from New York. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from New York to New Orleans at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from New York to New Orleans is 33£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is New Orleans expensive to visit compared to New York?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in New Orleans costs an average of 3.67 GBP, 11% more expensive than New York, with a fare of 3.30 GBP, while train tickets costs 44% less in New Orleans: 0.92 GBP against 1.65 GBP in New York. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 12.79 GBP in New Orleans, 42% less than the 22.02 GBP in New York. The price of the coffee is around 11% cheaper in New Orleans, with an average of 3.33 GBP, while in New York the coffee costs 3.76 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from New York to New Orleans?
The most popular months to book a trip from New York to New Orleans are March, February and July, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from New York to New Orleans?
The best time of the year to go to New Orleans when flying from New York depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, May is the top 1º month to fly to New Orleans from New York in terms of searches from our customer, followed by September and April. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, January, December and October are the months with less volume of searchs for the route New York -  New Orleans.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from New York to New Orleans?
The total flight time between New York and New Orleans is of around 03:36 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,905 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in New Orleans compared to New York?
While in New York the temperatures can reach an average of 32.5 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 12.0 mm ,New Orleans's temperatures can go up to 34.58 ºC during the hot season, with 12.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 0.83 ºC in New Orleans, compared to the -11.93 ºC average degrees reported in New York. During the winter period, New York can register 12.0 mm precipitation, while New Orleans have an average of 12.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between New York and New Orleans?
The main airport route flying between New York and New Orleans is: La Guardia (LGA) to L Armstrong Intl (MSY). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Delta Air Lines.
  • Alternatively, you can find New York - New Orleans flights between John F Kennedy Intl Airport (JFK) to L Armstrong Intl (MSY) with the following airline(s) flying the route: Delta Air Lines.
  • Air France.
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Which are the airlines with flights from New York to New Orleans?
Airlines with direct flights departing from New York to New Orleans are:
  • Delta Air Lines.
  • Virgin Atlantic.
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