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Cheap Flights from Atlanta to New Orleans, LA, United States - ATL to MSY

Popular flights from Atlanta to New Orleans

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 8, 2016 Jun 22, 2016 $196
Spirit Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 14, 2016 May 18, 2016 $81
May 16, 2016 May 18, 2016 $81
May 17, 2016 May 18, 2016 $81
May 19, 2016 May 24, 2016 $81
May 21, 2016 May 24, 2016 $81
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 8, 2016 Jun 22, 2016 $199

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Atlanta to New Orleans (ATL to MSY)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Atlanta to New Orleans, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $89.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Atlanta to New Orleans (ATL to MSY)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Atlanta to New Orleans based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Atlanta to New Orleans

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Atlanta to New Orleans should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $129 $180
7-14 days $81 $142
14-21 days $81 $142
21-30 days $91 $142
30-60 days $99 $142
60-90 days $157 $202
90+ days $137 $169

Cheapest Day To Fly from Atlanta to New Orleans

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Atlanta to New Orleans.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$81 $81 $99 $81 $86 $81 $114

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Atlanta to New Orleans

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Atlanta to New Orleans.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Atlanta New Orleans Spirit 5/14/16 5/18/16 0 $81
June Atlanta New Orleans Spirit 6/1/16 6/4/16 0 $99
July Atlanta New Orleans Spirit 7/4/16 7/12/16 0 $167
August Atlanta New Orleans Spirit 8/24/16 8/27/16 0 $137
September Atlanta New Orleans Spirit 9/4/16 9/13/16 0 $137
October Atlanta New Orleans Spirit 10/3/16 10/7/16 0 $137
November Atlanta New Orleans Spirit 11/4/16 11/6/16 0 $157
December Atlanta New Orleans Spirit 12/1/16 12/5/16 1 $170

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Atlanta to New Orleans

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Atlanta to New Orleans.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$99
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
$99 $81
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
$81 $137
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$137 $117
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$117 $172
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$172

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Atlanta to New Orleans (ATL to MSY)

Your Atlanta to New Orleans flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Atlanta to New Orleans is $180.

The average price for non-stop flights from Atlanta to New Orleans is $91.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Atlanta to New Orleans.

Nonstop Flight Details from Atlanta to New Orleans
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Delta 15 15 14 14 14 11 13 07:55 22:05
Spirit 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 15:40 15:40

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Atlanta to New Orleans (ATL to MSY)

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Atlanta to New Orleans. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Atlanta to New Orleans is $71.

The average price for round trip flights from Atlanta to New Orleans is $163.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Birmingham to New OrleansCheck Dates
Knoxville to New Orleans American, United $293
Greenville to New Orleans American $308
Columbia to New Orleans American, United $190
Huntsville to New Orleans American, United $396
Asheville to New Orleans American, United $364
Augusta to New Orleans American $223
Chattanooga to New Orleans American $279
Albany to New OrleansCheck Dates
Columbus to New Orleans United Check Dates
Montgomery to New Orleans American Check Dates
Dothan to New OrleansCheck Dates
Atlanta to New York American, JetBlue, Frontier, United $154
Atlanta to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Spirit, United $113
Atlanta to Houston American, Frontier, Spirit, United $88
Atlanta to Miami American, Frontier $77
Atlanta to GulfportCheck Dates
Atlanta to Chicago American, Spirit, United $81
Atlanta to Orlando American, Spirit $80
Atlanta to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $168
Atlanta to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $236
Atlanta to Baton Rouge American, Alaska, United $263
Atlanta to Ft Lauderdale American, Spirit $80
Atlanta to Denver American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $148
Atlanta to PensacolaCheck Dates
Atlanta to Tampa American, Spirit, United $95
Atlanta to Cancun Silver, American, AeroMexico, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United $326
Atlanta to Mobile United $586
Atlanta to Memphis American, Frontier $77
Atlanta to Detroit American, Spirit, United $87

Airlines Flying from Atlanta to New Orleans (ATL to MSY)

Below are the different airlines that fly from Atlanta to New Orleans with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Atlanta to New Orleans.

Atlanta to New Orleans
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American DFW X X X X X X X
Delta - X X X X X X X
Delta JFK X X X X X X X
Spirit - X X X X X X X
United IAH X X X X X X X
Southwest - X X X X X X X
Southwest TPA X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Atlanta and New Orleans, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Atlanta to New Orleans Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from Atlanta to New Orleans?
Answer: The average Atlanta to New Orleans flight time is an hour and 31 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Atlanta and New Orleans?
Answer: The distance from Atlanta to New Orleans is 425 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Atlanta to New Orleans?
Answer: There are 98 direct flights from Atlanta to New Orleans.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Atlanta to New Orleans?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 92% of the non-stop flights between Atlanta and New Orleans.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Atlanta to New Orleans?
Answer: Charlotte, NC
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