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Cheap Flights from New Orleans to Houston, TX, United States - MSY to HOU

Popular flights from New Orleans to Houston

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 Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 19, 2016 May 22, 2016 $86
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 19, 2016 May 22, 2016 $146

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from New Orleans to Houston (MSY to HOU)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from New Orleans to Houston, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $104.

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

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $197 $544
7-14 days $89 $464
14-21 days $86 $427
21-30 days $107 $427
30-60 days $102 $304
60-90 days $177 $366
90+ days $117 $291

Cheapest Day To Fly from New Orleans to Houston

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$112 $107 $112 $86 $94 $89 $132

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

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 New Orleans to Houston.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$197
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$197 $94
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
$94 $86
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
$86 $127
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$127 $102
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$102

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

Your New Orleans to Houston 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 New Orleans to Houston is $304.

The average price for non-stop flights from New Orleans to Houston is $139.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from New Orleans to Houston
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Spirit 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 08:49 08:49
United 9 10 9 10 10 7 8 05:15 18:53

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from New Orleans to Houston (MSY to HOU)

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 New Orleans to Houston. 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 New Orleans to Houston is $49.

The average price for round trip flights from New Orleans to Houston is $139.

New Orleans to Houston Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from New Orleans to Houston?
Answer: The average New Orleans to Houston flight time is an hour and 21 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between New Orleans and Houston?
Answer: The distance from New Orleans to Houston is 304 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from New Orleans to Houston?
Answer: There are 69 direct flights from New Orleans to Houston.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from New Orleans to Houston?
Answer: United Airlines provides 89% of the non-stop flights between New Orleans and Houston.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from New Orleans to Houston?
Answer: Atlanta, GA

Airlines Flying from New Orleans to Houston (MSY to HOU)

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

New Orleans to Houston
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American DFW X X X X X X X
Delta ATL X X X X X X X
Delta ATL / CVG 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 DAL X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

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

Cheap Domestic Flights from New Orleans - MSY

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
New Orleans to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Spirit, United $81
New Orleans to Atlanta American, Spirit, United $81
New Orleans to Austin American, United $270
New Orleans to Chicago American, Alaska, Spirit, United $107
New Orleans to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $243
New Orleans to San Antonio American, United $244
New Orleans to College Station American, Alaska, United Check Dates
New Orleans to Denver American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $168
New Orleans to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $197

Cheap Domestic Flights to Houston - HOU

Cheap Flights from New Orleans to Houston, TX, United States, from $86 Round trip from MSY to HOU