Flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles, United States

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New Orleans to Los Angeles, California Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 8:42 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Los Angeles, California. Multiple Airlines & Spirit frequently offer the best deals to Los Angeles, California flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Multiple Airlines
MSYLAX
Sat 1/13
nonstop
LAXMSY
Tue 1/16
nonstop
$117
Spirit
MSYLAX
Wed 2/21
1 stop
LAXMSY
Fri 2/23
1 stop
$156
Frontier
MSYLAX
Tue 2/20
1 stop
LAXMSY
Sat 2/24
1 stop
$170
Major Airlines
MSYLAX
Tue 2/20
1 stop
LAXMSY
Mon 2/26
1 stop
$275
American
MSYLAX
Tue 3/5
1 stop
LAXMSY
Wed 3/6
1 stop
$300
United
MSYLAX
Fri 3/1
1 stop
LAXMSY
Sun 3/3
1 stop
$336

How Much is a Flight from New Orleans to Los Angeles, California?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from New Orleans to Los Angeles, California, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $164.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles, California?

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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from New Orleans to Los Angeles, California 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 Los Angeles, California?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $117 $219
7-14 days $120 $178
14-21 days $191 $176
21-30 days $191 $166
30-60 days $188 $166
60-90 days $191 $223
90+ days $191 $223

Cheapest Day To Fly from New Orleans to Los Angeles, California

We've examined 231,357,366 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 Los Angeles, California is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$166$166$175$178$170$117$175

Cheap Last Minute Flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles, California

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$251
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$251 $191
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$191 $176
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$176 $176
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$176 $176
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$176

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles, California

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 Los Angeles, California is $297.

The average price for direct flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles, California is $291.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles, California.

Weekly Direct Flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles, California - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 04:20 13:00
Major Airlines 3 3 3 3 3 2 3 02:06 13:59

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles, California

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 Los Angeles, California. 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 Los Angeles, California is $170.

The average price for round trip flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles, California is $286.

New Orleans to Los Angeles, California Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from New Orleans to Los Angeles, California?
Answer: The average New Orleans to Los Angeles, California flight time is 4 hours and 20 minutes.
Question: How far is Los Angeles, California from New Orleans?
Answer: The distance from New Orleans to Los Angeles, California is 1,666 miles (2,681 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles, California?
Answer: There are 34 direct flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles, California.
Question: What are the most popular New Orleans airlines for direct flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles, California?
Answer: Major Airlines provides 58% of the non-stop flights between New Orleans and Los Angeles, California.

New Orleans to Los Angeles, California Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in New Orleans and Los Angeles, California. 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 Flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles, California