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Fares from $27 One Way, $52 Round Trip from Atlanta to New Orleans

Prices starting at $52 for return flights and $27 for one-way flights to New Orleans were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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More About Flying To New Orleans from Atlanta

Flights from Atlanta to New Orleans - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Atlanta to New Orleans?

Yep, your fun-filled getaway is just one simple flight away. Awesome news, isn't it? Cruise in comfort aboard one of the 3 carriers that fly straight from Atlanta, GA Airport (ATL-Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl.) to New Orleans, LA Airport (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.). Top options include:

  • Delta Air Lines
  • Southwest Airlines
  • Spirit Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Atlanta to New Orleans?

If conditions are good and all goes as scheduled, you could be flying into New Orleans, LA Airport (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.) from Atlanta, GA Airport (ATL-Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl.) in only 1 hour and 17 minutes. With such a brief flight time, think about traveling with carry-on luggage only.

What airlines fly from Atlanta to New Orleans most frequently?

Look up Delta Air Lines (DL). This airline offers some of the most frequent flights from Atlanta, GA Airport (ATL-Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl.) to New Orleans, LA Airport (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.). It operates 220 services on this route each month and is popular with passengers. Southwest Airlines (WN) also flies from Atlanta to New Orleans. It's another reliable choice and has 70 flights every month.

Route Information for Flights from Atlanta to New Orleans

Origin Airport IATA CodeATL
Destination Airport IATA CodeMSY
Distance424 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesKLM, Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Korean Air, WestJet, Aeromexico, Virgin Atlantic
Earliest Flight Arrival1:40PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival12:30AM UTC

Flights Review

Mar 10, 2020

I think I will ditch United and fly Delta from now on.

Mar 9, 2020

Seat power didn't work.

Jan 31, 2020

See my earlier rating.

Jan 31, 2020

only thing was from being on long flight , near the end the bathroom smell was horrible, I was seated nearb suggest to sit farther away from the bathroom. also the traffic to and from bathroom and flushing all day night was NOT comfy situation.

Jan 27, 2020

Tanya the gate attended in Atlanta was exceptional

Dec 17, 2019

Comfortable flight & on time

Dec 13, 2019

45 minutes delay

Nov 25, 2019

The service was fast, the staff was great, and the in flight entertainment was great. I like that I could play games against other people on the airplane.

Jul 9, 2019

All of the Spirit employees we have interacted with have been friendly and fabulous!

Jun 10, 2019

Wish they would add TVs on these planes

Traveling from Atlanta to New Orleans

Flights from Atlanta

Finding cheap flights from Atlanta is simple and quick. By using, travelers are able to compare rates from most airlines that service Atlanta, giving the budget planner plenty of options to choose from.

Atlanta's Major Airport

The Hartsfield-Jackson Airport serves the Atlanta community with numerous daily flights to and from Atlanta. The airport is located about 20 minutes from downtown Atlanta on North Terminal Parkway and is serviced by several major airlines, including AirTran, American, Alaska, Continental, Delta, Frontier, GeorgiaSkies, Southwest, Spirit, United, US Airways, and several regional airlines. Hartsfield-Jackson is the busiest airport in the United States, with O'Hare coming in second. will compare the fares of these airlines to keep you on budget.

Parking at the Airport

Convenient airport parking is available 24 hours a day, and the price varies depending on which parking lot is chosen. Short- and long-term parking is available, with the average cost for short-term parking being $3 an hour. The lowest cost for long-term parking is $9 a day in Lots A, B, and C. Payments can be made by cash or by a major credit card.

Transportation to the Airport

Transportation to the airport is provided by taxis, buses, trains, and airport shuttles. The cost for a taxi from downtown Atlanta to the Hartsfield-Jackson Airport is around $30, but it is a good option for travelers who would otherwise need to park for several days. At, the vacation planner can select transportation services when shopping for cheap flights from Atlanta.

Restaurants at the Airport

Because Hartsfield-Jackson is one of the busiest and largest airports, it has numerous concession and dining facilities located inside. Many offer quick snack options or a sit-down breakfast and dinner.

Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport

Use 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 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

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