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How Much Does it Cost To Fly To New Orleans?

One-way flights were as low as AU$1,146 and round trip flights were AU$1,898 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Flights To New Orleans

Jazz music, Creole food and a thriving arts scene. New Orleans is a city with many facets. High-reaching skyscrapers have their bases below sea level. You’ll run into a liberal culture backed by Southern hospitality and a mixture of French, Caribbean and American cultures. It’s “the Big Easy”—and a big party. So take it easy on your flight with a nap to rest up for all the fun things to do here!

Getting Around New Orleans

After flights to New Orleans land, getting around is easy. You can hail a taxi or take a bus to where most of the action is: the French Quarter and Frenchmen Street. However you get there, we insist you take at least one of the charming streetcars around to the Marigny or the Garden District. Want more freedom? Check out our car hire options.

When You Land…

Do you fancy morning New Orleans flights? Hop on a riverboat cruise to see the Mississippi and hear a jazz band.

Landing in the afternoon? Head to one of the city’s cemeteries, many of which are reportedly haunted. Most close before dark, but you might be able to catch a glimpse of a ghost at dusk. Boo!

After dark, Bourbon Street and Frenchmen Street are the places to be for some grub, music and adult beverages. When you’ve had your fill, check into one of Wotif’s hotels in New Orleans and sleep in late, because that’s how they roll in the Big Easy.

Live Like a Local

You know that bare wall at home that’s just begging for something cool on it? The French Quarter has tons of galleries and we just know the perfect picture is waiting for you. Want something a little less mainstream? Take a stroll down through the Bywater, Algiers Point or Carrollton. Bring a camera and an empty stomach, because there is always something to see and something to eat. Thanks to all the money you saved on Wotif’s New Orleans packages, you’ll have plenty left to spend on food and souvenirs.

Book with Wotif

Want to plan your trip the easy way? Check out Wotif’s cheap flights to New Orleans. We’ve put them all in one place so booking is a breeze. Kind of makes you want to throw your own parade, doesn’t it?

Need insider tips on must-see attractions in New Orleans? Check out our New Orleans travel guide!

How to book cheap flights

What is the lowest price on Wotif for a flight to New Orleans?

Flights to New Orleans start as low as AU$1,898. Once you’ve snagged your flight, it’s time to build that itinerary. If your flight touches down in a bustling city, you’ll want a head start, so you can get from jet-way to getaway as quickly as possible. Flying for business? Squeeze in some sightseeing and a snack at a locally loved restaurant between meetings—you’ll have plenty of cash thanks to our cheap business class flights to New Orleans. You know what they say about all work and no play, after all.

What are the most popular airlines that fly to New Orleans?

Japan Airlines, Qatar Airways. Pack your favourite magazines or stack your video queue for a mini-marathon of that television show your co-workers have been raving about. And if you get hooked a few episodes in, don’t worry; there’s always the return flight to finish the binge. Ready to book cheap flights to New Orleans? Check out our selection of airfares and start putting together a holiday that fits your schedule and price range. We offer sweet deals, so you don’t have to move mountains to see the world. In fact, we’ll help you get to those mountains (or ocean, or forest) today!

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Here’s an insider tip: Sunday is typically the cheapest day to fly! Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2020, we found that flights departing on a Sunday generally had the lowest average price, closely followed by flights on a Tuesday. You might want to think twice about flying on a Saturday though; generally, our data showed that it had the highest average ticket price.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

Guess what? Boring old Thursday really is the best day to score the cheapest plane tickets. Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2020, we found that flights purchased on a Thursday had the lowest airfares on average. Booking your plane ticket on a Sunday also seems to score pretty good deals. However, airfares purchased on a Tuesday generally have a higher than average ticket value, so you might want to prepare your budget if you’re booking early in the week.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

When comparing airfares booked through Wotif in 2020, our data shows March is one of the cheapest months to fly. On the other hand, the month of June can be one of the most expensive times to travel, with the highest average ticket price, so it’s best to get in early if June is your preferred travel month.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It’s possible to start comparing international airfares on Wotif up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to Wotif’s 2020 flight demand trends, you can bag a bargain with some of the cheapest airfares appearing 4 weeks to 3 months prior to travel.

How can I save money on flights?

Looking for clever ways to save on your next trip? Try mixing and matching airlines and fare types. Our data tells us, travellers who booked flights on Wotif in 2020 saved close to 50% off their airfare, when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on Wotif.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

Can I fly to New Orleans (MSY) at the moment?

For all the latest info on the travel situation in New Orleans, see our Covid-19 Travel Advisor.

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Hotels in New Orleans

New Orleans Marriott
New Orleans Marriott
4 out of 5
555 Canal St, New Orleans, LA
The price is AU$208 per night from 21 Dec. to 21 Dec.
Located in French Quarter, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Canal Street and Jackson Square. Cafe Du Monde and French Market are also within 15 minutes. ...
New Orleans Marriott
Maison Dupuy Hotel
Maison Dupuy Hotel
3.5 out of 5
1001 Toulouse St, New Orleans, LA
The price is AU$228 per night from 14 Dec. to 14 Dec.
Located in French Quarter, this historic hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Bourbon Street and Royal Street. Canal Street and Jackson Square are also within ...
Maison Dupuy Hotel
Royal Sonesta New Orleans
Royal Sonesta New Orleans
4.5 out of 5
300 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA
The price is AU$258 per night from 20 Dec. to 20 Dec.
Located in French Quarter, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Bourbon Street and Jackson Square. French Market and Mercedes-Benz Superdome are also ...
Royal Sonesta New Orleans
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

^Savings based on all package bookings made with Flight + Hotel on Wotif.com from , as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.