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Milwaukee to New Orleans Flights

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Selected fares from Milwaukee to New Orleans

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
MKE MSY Mon, Oct 20 - Sat, Oct 25 $269
MKE MSY Sat, Nov 1 - Wed, Nov 5 $269
MKE MSY Thu, Sep 4 - Tue, Sep 9 $272
MKE MSY Thu, Sep 4 - Tue, Sep 9 $272
MKE MSY Tue, Sep 23 - Thu, Sep 25 $272
MKE MSY Tue, Aug 19 - Sun, Aug 24 $297
MKE MSY Sun, Jan 18 - Thu, Jan 22 $353

Milwaukee and New Orleans airports and terminals

Airports in Milwaukee WI, US
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    General Mitchell Airport (MKE)

    Distance from City Center: 5.8 miles

    Carriers for flights from MKE to MSY

    Carriers
    AirTran Airways
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Airports in New Orleans LA, US
map of airports in New Orleans
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    New Orleans Airport (MSY)

    Distance from City Center: 10.8 miles

    Carriers for flights from MKE to MSY

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    AirTran Airways
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Cheap flights from Milwaukee to New Orleans

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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

Featured New Orleans Airport Hotels

Hotel only $79

Extended Stay America - New Orleans - Kenner

2 stars
3.0 / 5 29 reviews

2300 Veterans Blvd Map

At Extended Stay America, only 13 miles from NEW ORLEANS, guests find a friendly home away from home whether they stay a day, a week or a month.... More

Hotel only $63

Days Inn New Orleans Airport

2 stars
3.2 / 5 130 reviews

1021 Airline Drive Map

Stay 3, Save 20%

The Days Inn New Orleans Airport Hotel is the closest hotel to the Louis Armstrong International Airport.... More

Hotel only $109

Hilton New Orleans Airport

3 stars
3.8 / 5 65 reviews

901 Airline Drive Map

Taste of New Orleans - Save 20% on Food/Beverages

The Hilton New Orleans Airport hotel is located directly across from the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport in Kenner, Louisiana.... More

Hotel only $79

La Quinta Inn & Suites New Orleans Airport

2 stars
3.9 / 5 184 reviews

2610 Williams Blvd Map

...Budget hotel near New Orleans airport with free breakfast, swimming pool.... More

Hotel only $89

Comfort Suites Airport

2 stars
3.7 / 5 29 reviews

2710 Idaho Ave. Map

Hotel located within 1 mile of New Orleans International Airport, featuring indoor/outdoor pool, indoor whirlpool, business center, meeting room, Jacuzzi suites, FREE parking.... More

Hotel only $64

Econo Lodge Kenner

2 stars
2.1 / 5 44 reviews

2125 Veterans Boulevard Map

Hotel is centrally located in the heart of Kenner, just minutes from the New Orleans airport.... More

August

Cheapest weekend flights in August from Milwaukee to New Orleans

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Aug 22 Milwaukee (MKE) New Orleans (MSY) AirTran Airways $296
Earn $2.96
Return Sun, Aug 24 New Orleans (MSY) Milwaukee (MKE) AirTran Airways

Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from Milwaukee to New Orleans

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Aug 25 Milwaukee (MKE) New Orleans (MSY) AirTran Airways $272
Earn $2.72
Return Thu, Aug 28 New Orleans (MSY) Milwaukee (MKE) AirTran Airways

Best one-week trip in August from Milwaukee to New Orleans

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Aug 5 Milwaukee (MKE) New Orleans (MSY) AirTran Airways $533
Earn $5.33
Return Tue, Aug 12 New Orleans (MSY) Milwaukee (MKE) AirTran Airways
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September

Cheapest weekend flights in September from Milwaukee to New Orleans

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Sep 12 Milwaukee (MKE) New Orleans (MSY) AirTran Airways $284
Earn $2.84
Return Mon, Sep 15 New Orleans (MSY) Milwaukee (MKE) AirTran Airways

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from Milwaukee to New Orleans

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Sep 4 Milwaukee (MKE) New Orleans (MSY) United Airlines $269
Earn $2.69
Return Tue, Sep 9 New Orleans (MSY) Milwaukee (MKE) United Airlines

Best one-week trip in September from Milwaukee to New Orleans

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Sep 14 Milwaukee (MKE) New Orleans (MSY) AirTran Airways $401
Earn $4.01
Return Sun, Sep 21 New Orleans (MSY) Milwaukee (MKE) AirTran Airways
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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from Milwaukee to New Orleans

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Oct 23 Milwaukee (MKE) New Orleans (MSY) American Airlines $355
Earn $3.55
Return Mon, Oct 27 New Orleans (MSY) Milwaukee (MKE) American Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from Milwaukee to New Orleans

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Oct 20 Milwaukee (MKE) New Orleans (MSY) United Airlines $269
Earn $2.69
Return Sat, Oct 25 New Orleans (MSY) Milwaukee (MKE) United Airlines

Best one-week trip in October from Milwaukee to New Orleans

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Oct 9 Milwaukee (MKE) New Orleans (MSY) AirTran Airways $359
Earn $3.59
Return Thu, Oct 16 New Orleans (MSY) Milwaukee (MKE) AirTran Airways
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Flights to New Orleans

Milwaukee's Primary Airport

If you start looking for flights from Milwaukee, the odds are good that you will fly from General Mitchell International Airport, because the other airports nearby only handle private flights. Orbitz.com has some of the best deals available on flights, since the site searches through thousands of listings based on your search criteria. General Mitchell International Airport is just five miles from the city's business district, making it a short drive from most areas in Milwaukee. Though the airport only offers international flights to Canada, carriers like Delta Connection and Southwest Airlines handle domestic flights.

Your Best Transportation Options

Those who do not want to pay for parking at the airport can use the Milwaukee County Transit System. It only costs a few dollars to ride, and you can ride the bus from dozens of stops in the city. The airport has its own shuttle system that picks up travelers from the stop near the front of the airport to transport them to the terminal.

Aiport Parking Options

With three major parking areas, the General Mitchell International Airport makes it easy to park your car. One garage has six floors with space for rental cars, hourly parking, and daily parking. The other two parking lots are only open for hourly parking. The cost ranges from $2 per hour to $12 per hour for the daily lots. If you park in one of the hourly lots, you will pay $22 for 24 hours of parking.

Restaurants for Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Restaurants at the airport make it easy to grab a quick snack, a cup of coffee, or an entire meal before your flight. Alterra Coffee, French Meadow Bakery and Cafe, and Johnny Rockets are just a few of your options. When you need an air ticket, you can get a great price from Orbitz.com. With so many flights from Milwaukee departing every day, you can find one at the right price.

Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport

Use Orbitz.com to help you find cheap flights to New Orleans. Louis Armstrong International Airport is the major airport that serves the city. It is located 10 miles west of downtown New Orleans in the city of Kenner, Louisiana. The airport services over 8.5 million passengers each year. Louis Armstrong International Airport is a hub for American Airlines, JetBlue, Delta, and Southwest Airlines. To get low fares, use Orbitz.com when booking a flight to New Orleans.

Transportation at Louis Armstrong International Airport

Louis Armstrong International Airport has several transportation and parking options for visitors. The airport offers over 3,000 parking spaces for both short-term and long-term parking. Rates for short-term parking start at $2 an hour, and long-term parking prices are as low as $13 a day. Ground transportation includes airport shuttles, Amtrak, taxis, and public transportation. Taxi cabs from the airport to the city's center usually charge a flat rate of $33 per person.

Weather in New Orleans

New Orleans generally has a subtropical climate. Winters are usually very cool, with temperatures averaging 50 degrees. Pack light sweaters and coats. Spring and fall tend to be pleasant, with temperatures averaging 79 degrees. Summers can get very hot and humid, with temperatures reaching as high as 95 degrees. Be alert when travelling to New Orleans during hurricane season, which lasts from August to November.

Popular Attractions in New Orleans

New Orleans is home to a plethora of tourist attractions. Visitors to the city can tour the historic French Quarter and Garden District, which both offer sightseeing tours, as well as fantastic shopping. Audubon Park is another popular attraction. Its lush greenery stretches across Uptown New Orleans, right across the street from Tulane and Loyola Universities. If you are visiting during Mardi Gras season, which starts in February, you can watch a variety of parades traveling from Uptown New Orleans to the French Quarter. You can book cheap flights to New Orleans with the help of Orbitz.com.

Aircraft options between Milwaukee and New Orleans

Equipment Carrier
Boeing 717 AirTran Airways