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Flights from New Orleans to San Francisco, United States Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 1:57 AM

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New Orleans to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 1:57 AM

We've scanned 23,629,223,180 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from New Orleans to San Francisco. American & Frontier frequently offer the best deals on New Orleans to San Francisco flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
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Tue 10/4
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Wed 10/5
1 stop
$282
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American
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Tue 10/18
1 stop
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Tue 10/25
1 stop
$282
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American
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Sat 10/29
1 stop
SFOMSY
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$282
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American
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Wed 11/2
1 stop
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Tue 11/8
1 stop
$282
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American
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Wed 11/2
1 stop
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Wed 11/9
1 stop
$282
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Frontier
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Tue 11/22
1 stop
SFOMSY
Mon 11/28
1 stop
$301
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United
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Wed 10/19
2 stops
SFOMSY
Tue 11/8
2 stops
$321
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United
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Sat 12/3
2 stops
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Wed 12/7
2 stops
$321
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Alaska
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Sat 12/3
2 stops
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Wed 12/7
2 stops
$510
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Alaska
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Sat 12/10
2 stops
SFOMSY
Wed 12/14
2 stops
$510
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How Much is a Flight from New Orleans to San Francisco?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from New Orleans to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $325.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from New Orleans to San Francisco?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from New Orleans to San Francisco based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from New Orleans to San Francisco?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from New Orleans to San Francisco.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $493
7-14 days $507 $282
14-21 days $463 $333
21-30 days $567 $282
30-60 days $416 $282
60-90 days $417 $282
90+ days $417 $354

Cheapest Day To Fly from New Orleans to San Francisco

We've examined 23,636,053,052 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from New Orleans to San Francisco is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$384 $282 $282 $318 $318 $282 $409

Compare Flight Prices from New Orleans to San Francisco by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for New Orleans to San Francisco flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September New Orleans San Francisco American 9/30/16 10/3/16 2 $493
October New Orleans San Francisco American 10/4/16 10/5/16 1 $282
November New Orleans San Francisco American 11/2/16 11/8/16 1 $282
December New Orleans San Francisco American 12/3/16 12/7/16 1 $282
January New Orleans San Francisco United 1/18/17 1/26/17 3 $354
February New Orleans San Francisco United 2/9/17 2/15/17 2 $360
March New Orleans San Francisco United 3/20/17 3/28/17 2 $380
April New Orleans San Francisco United 4/19/17 4/24/17 2 $360

Cheap Last Minute Flights from New Orleans to San Francisco

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from New Orleans to San Francisco. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$493
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$493 $333
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$333 $333
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$333 $360
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$360 $318
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$318

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from New Orleans to San Francisco

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose 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 San Francisco is $353.

The average price for direct flights from New Orleans to San Francisco is $416.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from New Orleans to San Francisco - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 17:48 17:48

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from New Orleans to San Francisco

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 San Francisco. 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 San Francisco is $160.

The average price for round trip flights from New Orleans to San Francisco is $353.

New Orleans to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from New Orleans to San Francisco?
Answer: The average New Orleans to San Francisco flight time is 4 hours and 39 minutes.
Question: How far is San Francisco from New Orleans?
Answer: The distance from New Orleans to San Francisco is 1,907 miles (3,069 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from New Orleans to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 6 direct flights from New Orleans to San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular New Orleans airlines for direct flights from New Orleans to San Francisco?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between New Orleans and San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from New Orleans to San Francisco?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in New Orleans flying to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 1:57 AMNumber of routes searched: 219Number of itineraries searched: 297,125

Wondering which airlines fly out of New Orleans to San Francisco? We've gathered the average price of New Orleans airlines with flights to San Francisco. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

New Orleans to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American DFW
United IAH
American LAX
United -
Delta ATL
American ORD
American CLT
Delta DTW
Delta MSP
American MIA
JetBlue FLL
United EWR
Frontier DEN
JetBlue JFK
United IAD
JetBlue BOS
United BWI
Delta SLC
Alaska SEA

New Orleans to San Francisco Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in New Orleans and San Francisco. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from New Orleans - MSY

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from New Orleans to Oakland American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit $324
Flights from New Orleans to San Jose American, Delta $368
Flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $137
Flights from New Orleans to Las Vegas American, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $157
Flights from New Orleans to Sacramento American, Alaska, Delta, United $379

Cheap Domestic Flights to San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Pensacola to San Francisco American, Delta, United $379
Flights from Baton Rouge to San Francisco American, Delta, United $368
Flights from Jackson to San Francisco American, Delta, United $365
Flights from Gulfport to San Francisco American, Delta, United $391
Flights from Lafayette to San Francisco American, Delta, United $363
Flights from Mobile to San Francisco Delta, United $380
Flights from Alexandria to San Francisco American, Delta, United $453
Flights from Lake Charles to San Francisco American, United $418
Flights from Jackson to Oakland American, Delta $438
Flights from Pensacola to Oakland American, Delta $458
Flights from Baton Rouge to Oakland American, Delta $401
Flights from Gulfport to Oakland American, Alaska, Delta $423
Flights from Lafayette to Oakland American, Delta $416
Flights from Mobile to Oakland American, Delta $385
Flights from Alexandria to Oakland American, Delta Check Dates
Flights from Jackson to San Jose American, Delta, United $386
Flights from Baton Rouge to San Jose American, Delta, United $445
Flights from Pensacola to San Jose American, Delta, United $401
Flights from Lafayette to San Jose American, Delta, United $363
Flights from Gulfport to San Jose American, Delta, United $418
Flights from Alexandria to San Jose American, Delta, United Check Dates
Flights from Mobile to San Jose American, United $467
Flights from Pensacola to SacramentoCheck Dates
Flights from Lake Charles to San Jose American, United Check Dates
Flights from Gulfport to Sacramento American, Delta, United $486
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