Flights from San Francisco to New Orleans

Selected fares from San Francisco to New Orleans

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
SFO MSY Tue, Jun 9 - Tue, Jun 16 $379
SFO MSY Tue, Jun 9 - Tue, Jun 16 $379
SFO MSY Tue, Sep 8 - Thu, Sep 10 $408
SFO MSY Tue, Sep 8 - Thu, Sep 10 $408
SFO MSY Thu, Sep 24 - Tue, Sep 29 $524
SFO MSY Tue, Nov 10 - Tue, Nov 17 $741
SFO MSY Tue, Oct 6 - Sun, Oct 11 $3,250

San Francisco and New Orleans airports and terminals

Airports in San Francisco CA, US

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    San Francisco International Airport (SFO)

    Distance from City Center: 11.9 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from SFO to MSY

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 3 United Airlines
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Airports in New Orleans LA, US

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    New Orleans Airport (MSY)

    Distance from City Center: 10.8 miles

    Carriers for flights from SFO to MSY

    Carriers
    United Airlines
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June

Cheapest weekend flights in June from San Francisco to New Orleans

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jun 4 San Francisco (SFO) New Orleans (MSY) Delta Air Lines $452
Earn $4.52
Return Sat, Jun 6 New Orleans (MSY) San Francisco (SFO) Delta Air Lines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from San Francisco to New Orleans

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Jun 9 San Francisco (SFO) New Orleans (MSY) US Airways $379
Earn $3.79
Return Tue, Jun 16 New Orleans (MSY) San Francisco (SFO) US Airways

Best one-week trip in June from San Francisco to New Orleans

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Jun 9 San Francisco (SFO) New Orleans (MSY) US Airways $379
Earn $3.79
Return Tue, Jun 16 New Orleans (MSY) San Francisco (SFO) US Airways
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July

Cheapest weekend flights in July from San Francisco to New Orleans

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jul 24 San Francisco (SFO) New Orleans (MSY) Delta Air Lines $463
Earn $4.63
Return Mon, Jul 27 New Orleans (MSY) San Francisco (SFO) Delta Air Lines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in July from San Francisco to New Orleans

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Jul 15 San Francisco (SFO) New Orleans (MSY) Delta Air Lines $414
Earn $4.14
Return Thu, Jul 16 New Orleans (MSY) San Francisco (SFO) Delta Air Lines

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Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Jul 7 San Francisco (SFO) New Orleans (MSY) Delta Air Lines $414
Earn $4.14
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August

Cheapest weekend flights in August from San Francisco to New Orleans

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Aug 29 San Francisco (SFO) New Orleans (MSY) Frontier Airlines $3,281
Earn $32.81
Return Mon, Aug 31 New Orleans (MSY) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from San Francisco to New Orleans

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Aug 12 San Francisco (SFO) New Orleans (MSY) Delta Air Lines $408
Earn $4.08
Return Thu, Aug 13 New Orleans (MSY) San Francisco (SFO) Delta Air Lines

Best one-week trip in August from San Francisco to New Orleans

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Aug 7 San Francisco (SFO) New Orleans (MSY) Delta Air Lines $428
Earn $4.28
Return Fri, Aug 14 New Orleans (MSY) San Francisco (SFO) Delta Air Lines
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Fly from San Francisco to New Orleans

San Francisco International Airport Information

The San Francisco International Airport (Highway 101 near the junction of Highway 380) is the primary commercial passenger airport serving San Francisco and the surrounding areas. The airport hosts most international and domestic airlines offering cheap flights from San Francisco. You can also use Orbitz.com to book an alternate flight out of Oakland International Airport (1 Oakland Drive, Oakland) or San Jose International Airport (2065 Airport Boulevard, San Jose).

Parking at San Francisco International Airport

San Francisco International's parking garages are a 10-minute walk or less from the gates, and there is free shuttle service from the long-term lots. Parking costs anywhere from $18 to $38 per day, depending on the option you choose. If you've used Orbitz.com to book your discount flights, you may have saved enough to justify spending the extra money to use the airport's valet parking service.

Ground Transportation Information

A taxi, limousine or shared-ride van to the airport will cost anywhere from $17 to $40. Factor in plenty of extra travel time for the 13-mile ride, as rush-hour traffic can be brutal. You can also use the public BART system or the SamTrans public bus service, both of which will cost you less than $10. Don't forget to use Orbitz.com before you leave to book a rental car in your destination city.

Restaurant Options at the Airport

The San Francisco airport has roughly 50 eateries where you can grab a coffee or have a light meal. Most of the restaurants and cafes are located within the terminals past the security checkpoint, but there are a few restaurants before you reach the security gates. Have a great flight to your final destination, and don't forget to use Orbitz.com the next time you're looking for cheap flights from San Francisco.

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.

Interesting facts about flights from San Francisco to New Orleans

    • 1 direct flights are operating from San Francisco to New Orleans today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 4h 12m.
    • United Airlines flight 1138 (5:47 PM GMT, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from San Francisco to New Orleans.
    • United Airlines flight 1138 (5:47 PM GMT, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from San Francisco to New Orleans.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from San Francisco to New Orleans (United Airlines flight 1138, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) takes 4h 12m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from San Francisco to New Orleans (United Airlines flight 1138, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) takes 4h 12m.
    • Flights from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to New Orleans Airport (MSY) are available for this route.