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Flights from New Orleans to Tampa, United States Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:09 AM

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New Orleans to Tampa Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:09 AM

We've scanned 26,771,905,517 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from New Orleans to Tampa. American frequently offer the best deals on New Orleans to Tampa flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
MSYTPA
Wed 11/30
1 stop
TPAMSY
Sat 12/3
1 stop
$197
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American
MSYTPA
Thu 12/1
1 stop
TPAMSY
Sun 12/4
1 stop
$197
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American
MSYTPA
Thu 12/8
1 stop
TPAMSY
Sat 12/10
1 stop
$197
Select
American
MSYTPA
Thu 12/8
1 stop
TPAMSY
Sun 12/11
1 stop
$197
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American
MSYTPA
Thu 12/8
1 stop
TPAMSY
Mon 12/12
1 stop
$197
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How Much is a Flight from New Orleans to Tampa?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from New Orleans to Tampa, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $241.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from New Orleans to Tampa?

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 Tampa 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 Tampa?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $323
7-14 days $0 $293
14-21 days $0 $280
21-30 days $0 $245
30-60 days $0 $245
60-90 days $0 $197
90+ days $0 $197

Cheapest Day To Fly from New Orleans to Tampa

We've examined 26,779,839,826 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 Tampa is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$325 $255 $197 $197 $197 $197 $313

Compare Flight Prices from New Orleans to Tampa 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 Tampa flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September New Orleans Tampa American 9/30/16 10/3/16 1 $573
October New Orleans Tampa American 10/26/16 10/30/16 1 $245
November New Orleans Tampa American 11/30/16 12/3/16 1 $197
December New Orleans Tampa American 12/1/16 12/4/16 1 $197
January New Orleans Tampa American 1/21/17 1/29/17 1 $197
February New Orleans Tampa American 2/12/17 2/19/17 1 $246
March New Orleans Tampa American 3/12/17 3/15/17 1 $380
April New Orleans Tampa American 4/10/17 4/14/17 1 $314

Cheap Last Minute Flights from New Orleans to Tampa

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from New Orleans to Tampa. 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
$573
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$573 $332
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$332
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$328
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$328 $313
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$313

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from New Orleans to Tampa

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 Tampa is $197.

The average price for direct flights from New Orleans to Tampa is not available.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from New Orleans to Tampa - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Southwest 3 3 3 3 3 1 3 10:35 17:05

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from New Orleans to Tampa

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 Tampa. 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 Tampa is $467.

The average price for round trip flights from New Orleans to Tampa is $197.

New Orleans to Tampa Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from New Orleans to Tampa?
Answer: The average New Orleans to Tampa flight time is an hour and 25 minutes.
Question: How far is Tampa from New Orleans?
Answer: The distance from New Orleans to Tampa is 486 miles (782 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from New Orleans to Tampa?
Answer: There are 19 direct flights from New Orleans to Tampa.
Question: What are the most popular New Orleans airlines for direct flights from New Orleans to Tampa?
Answer: Southwest Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between New Orleans and Tampa.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from New Orleans to Tampa?
Answer: Houston, TX

Airlines in New Orleans flying to Tampa Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:09 AMNumber of routes searched: 46Number of itineraries searched: 110,037

Wondering which airlines fly out of New Orleans to Tampa? We've gathered the average price of New Orleans airlines with flights to Tampa. 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 Tampa
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American CLT
United IAH
American DFW
American MIA
Delta ATL
United IAH / FLL
American DFW / MIA
American DFW / CLT
United IAH / JAX
United IAH / PNS
Delta DTW
United IAD
Delta ATL / RDU
Alaska SEA
Alaska LAX / SEA
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue JFK
JetBlue FLL / LGA
Delta ATL / CVG

New Orleans to Tampa Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in New Orleans and Tampa. 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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