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Fares from $70 One Way, $116 Round Trip from Kansas City to New Orleans

Prices starting at $116 for return flights and $70 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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Route Information for Flights from Kansas City to New Orleans

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Destination Airport IATA CodeMSY
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Fly from Kansas City to New Orleans

You can expect a trip filled with jazz music and historic architecture when you fly from Kansas City to New Orleans. You ll find attractions throughout New Orleans in famous spots such as Bourbon Street, the French Quarter and City Park. You can start your trip by booking a flight from the Kansas City International Airport (MCI), which is located off the 71 and 435 freeways. Once you depart, your flight time should be about one hour and 45 minutes.


Bourbon Street is one of the most popular areas in New Orleans and is known for street performances, jazz clubs and bars where you can mingle with the locals and other travelers. East of Bourbon Street is the historic area of French Quarter, which has French-inspired architecture that s hundreds of years old. Here, can spend an entire day exploring the various buildings and stopping by cafes to have traditional New Orleans delicacies like beignets, gumbo, jambalaya and crawfish etoufee.

Hints and tips

Your flight will arrive at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY), which is in the southern part of the city. You ll have easy access to the 61, 49 and 10 freeways. If you visit New Orleans in February, you ll be able to take part in Mardis Gras. New Orleans famous festival brings people from around the world. Enjoy the parades and celebrations as people throw beads from floats and dance all day long. The city's average annual temperature is 77 degrees.

Flights from Kansas City to New Orleans - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Kansas City to New Orleans?

There are no direct flights on this route. But Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and Delta Air Lines can fly you from Kansas City, MO Airport (MCI-Kansas City Intl.) to New Orleans, LA Airport (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.) with only one stopover.

What is the shortest flight from Kansas City to New Orleans?

The trip from Kansas City to New Orleans can be as quick as 2 hours and 40 minutes. With a short and sweet flight time like this, why not book an impulsive getaway?

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.