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Cheap Flights from Houston to New Orleans, LA, United States - HOU to MSY Last modified: Jul 29, 2016 1:51 AM

Popular flights from Houston to New Orleans Last modified: Jul 29, 2016 1:51 AM

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.

Spirit
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Tue 8/9
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Tue 8/16
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$81
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Sat 8/13
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Tue 8/16
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$81
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Sat 8/13
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Wed 8/17
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$81
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Wed 8/17
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Sat 8/20
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$81
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Spirit
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Wed 8/31
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Tue 9/6
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$81
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United
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Thu 8/25
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Tue 8/30
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$127
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United
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Thu 8/25
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Sat 8/27
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$127
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United
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Wed 8/31
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Tue 9/6
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$127
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United
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Wed 9/7
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Sat 9/10
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$127
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Sat 9/10
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Tue 9/20
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Houston to New Orleans (HOU to MSY)?

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

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Houston to New Orleans (HOU to MSY)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Houston 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 Houston to New Orleans

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $157 $294
7-14 days $81 $253
14-21 days $81 $185
21-30 days $89 $163
30-60 days $81 $166
60-90 days $81 $163
90+ days $81 $163

Cheapest Day To Fly from Houston to New Orleans

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$89 $81 $81 $89 $109 $81 $89

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Houston to New Orleans

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Houston New Orleans United 7/29/16 7/31/16 1 $570
August Houston New Orleans Spirit 8/9/16 8/16/16 0 $81
September Houston New Orleans Spirit 9/6/16 9/8/16 0 $89
October Houston New Orleans Spirit 10/25/16 10/29/16 0 $81
November Houston New Orleans Spirit 11/15/16 11/30/16 0 $82
December Houston New Orleans Spirit 12/3/16 12/14/16 0 $81
January Houston New Orleans United 1/13/17 1/15/17 0 $227
February Houston New Orleans Spirit 2/2/17 2/5/17 0 $157

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$217
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$217 $81
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$81 $109
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$109 $89
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$89 $137
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$137

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Houston to New Orleans (HOU to MSY)

Your Houston 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 Houston to New Orleans is $163.

The average price for non-stop flights from Houston to New Orleans is $104.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Houston to New Orleans
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Spirit 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 18:09 18:09
United 10 8 10 10 10 8 9 07:10 21:15

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Austin to New Orleans American, Alaska, United $270
San Antonio to New Orleans American, United $270
Corpus Christi to New Orleans American, United $280
Tyler to New Orleans American $227
Killeen to New Orleans American, United $324
Lake Charles to New Orleans American, United $586
Waco to New Orleans American, Alaska $224
Houston to Atlanta American, Frontier, Spirit, United $95
Houston to Dallas - Ft Worth American, United $168
Houston to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $249
Houston to Chicago American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $81
Houston to Gulfport American, United $250
Austin to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $107
San Antonio to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $83
Houston to Baton Rouge American, Alaska, United $233
San Antonio to Dallas - Ft Worth American $166
Houston to Orlando American, Spirit, United $127
Houston to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $107
Houston to Jackson American, United $185
Austin to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska $145
Houston to Pensacola American, Alaska, United $307
San Antonio to Gulfport American, United $294
Houston to Miami American, Alaska, United $87
Austin to Gulfport American, Alaska, United $319
Houston to Mobile American, United $288
Houston to Denver American, Frontier, Spirit, United $97
Houston to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $87
Austin to Chicago American, Alaska, Frontier, United $117
Austin to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United $193
Austin to Baton Rouge American, Alaska, United $327

Airlines Flying from Houston to New Orleans (HOU to MSY) Number of flights searched: 120Last modified: Jul 29, 2016 1:51 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Houston 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 Houston to New Orleans.

Houston to New Orleans
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American DFW X X X X X X X
Delta DTW X X X X X X X
Spirit - X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
Southwest - X X X X X X X
Southwest AUS X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

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

Houston to New Orleans Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Houston to New Orleans?
Answer: The average Houston to New Orleans flight time is an hour and 12 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Houston and New Orleans?
Answer: The distance from Houston to New Orleans is 304 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Houston to New Orleans?
Answer: There are 72 direct flights from Houston to New Orleans.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Houston to New Orleans?
Answer: United Airlines provides 90% of the non-stop flights between Houston and New Orleans.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Houston to New Orleans?
Answer: Atlanta, GA
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