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Flying from New Orleans

Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) is the commercial airport serving New Orleans and the surrounding area. About 15 airlines fly from the airport, which is located 11 miles west of the city. Southwest Airlines carries the most passengers from New Orleans. Other airlines with a significant presence include Delta Air Lines and Delta Connection, United Airlines and United Express, and US Airways and US Airways Express.

The busiest domestic routes from New Orleans include Atlanta, Houston, Dallas, Charlotte and Denver. Other popular domestic destinations include Las Vegas, Los Angeles and New York. A limited number of international flights are available to destinations such as Cancun, Montego Bay and Toronto.

How to Find the Cheapest Flights from New Orleans

Are you on a budget? If finding an expensive airfare is a priority, here are some things to keep in mind. First, airfares tend to increase as the date of travel approaches. The sooner you start looking for flights, the more likely you’ll be to find a cheap airfare. Fares tend to be lowest about 7 or 8 weeks prior to travel. Also, one-way sometimes more expensive than roundtrip airfares; if you intend to return to New Orleans, try to book both flights at the same time. Next, be flexible about the time of travel and your travel dates to find inexpensive flights. Finally, consider all available airlines. Several low-cost carriers, including Southwest (flights to cities such as Chicago, Fort Lauderdale, Miami and Tampa), Frontier Airlines (Denver), JetBlue Airways (Boston and New York City) and Spirit Airlines (Dallas-Fort Worth) operate from New Orleans.

Planning Your Las Vegas Vacation

When New Orleans-area residents go on vacation, Las Vegas is perpetually a popular destination. When planning your trip, here are some things to keep in mind.

Southwest flies non-stop from New Orleans to Las Vegas, and flying time is about 3 hours, 30 minutes. Travelers can also book connecting flights on Delta, Frontier, United and other airlines.

Although Las Vegas is best-known as a gambling town, there are plenty of other attractions for kids, families and non-gamblers. Some of the world’s top restaurateurs have partnered with hotels and opened fantastic dining destinations. If you’re a fan of performance arts, you’ll have dozens of shows from which to choose. Adventure-seekers can pick from a host of rides. Those who enjoy the outdoors can laze by hotel pools, play golf, visit the Hoover Dam, Grand Canyon, Lake Mead or host of other spots. And shoppers have countless stores from which to spend their money.

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Cheap flights from New Orleans, LA
  • New Orleans, LA is the gateway for cheap flights to domestic and international destinations and it currently has non-stop flights to 45 cities.
  • New Orleans, LA travelers take frequent flights to the following cities of Las Vegas, Nevada, Los Angeles, California and New York City, New York.
  • In 2014 London, United Kingdom was the favorite European destination for travelers flying from New Orleans, LA and was followed by other cities like Paris, France, Rome, Italy and Dublin, Ireland.
  • San Juan, Puerto Rico and other favorite sunny locations like St. Thomas, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic are also places visited by New Orleans, LA travelers.
  • The Top Asia destinations like Manila, Philippines, Bangkok, Thailand and Beijing, China are also some favorite places for New Orleans, LA travelers.

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