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Fares from $39 One Way, $77 Round Trip from Nashville to New Orleans

Prices starting at $77 for return flights and $39 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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Flights from Nashville to New Orleans - Frequently Asked Questions

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

Yes, you'll be delighted to hear that you can fly straight from Nashville, TN Airport (BNA-Nashville Intl.) to New Orleans, LA Airport (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.). Nonstop flights are offered by Southwest Airlines and Spirit Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from Nashville to New Orleans?

It can be as a short and sweet as 1 hour and 25 minutes. If you're a firm believer that your vacation hours should be spent 'vacationing' instead of flying, you'll enjoy the ride from Nashville to New Orleans.

What airlines fly from Nashville to New Orleans most frequently?

There are two airlines offering frequent flights from Nashville, TN Airport (BNA-Nashville Intl.) to New Orleans, LA Airport (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.), including Southwest Airlines (WN). The preferred choice of many travelers, it operates 50 flights on this route each month. Spirit Airlines (NK) also operates services from Nashville to New Orleans. It's another excellent choice and offers 14 flights monthly.

Route Information for Flights from Nashville to New Orleans

Origin Airport IATA CodeBNA
Destination Airport IATA CodeMSY
Distance472 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesSouthwest Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival3:30PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival3:30PM UTC

Travel from Nashville to New Orleans

Orbitz.com can help travelers locate cheap flights from Nashville to New Orleans. Nashville is most commonly known for being the center of the music industry. The busy atmosphere of the city is not entirely different from that of New Orleans, which is well-known for being the birthplace of jazz.

Nashville, Tennessee

The Nashville International Airport is located approximately three miles from downtown Nashville on Terminal Drive. It is a joint civil and military airport, which was originally called Berry Field. There are several options for parking at the airport. Short-term parking is available near the main terminal, and economy parking and long-term parking can be reached by shuttle. An overflow lot is available for peak travel times, and valet services are available for an extra charge. Aside from private vehicles, travelers can arrive at the airport by car rental. Other options include taxis, limos, buses, and shuttle services.

Flying to New Orleans

Travelers arriving in New Orleans by the Nashville international Airport will arrive at the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. It is located on Airline Drive approximately eleven miles from downtown. There are many options for getting around New Orleans. Taxis cost around $33 from the airport to downtown, shuttle services can take you to and from your hotel, cars and limos are available to rent, and the Airport-Downtown Express bus system offers rides around the city for around $2 a trip. The peak time to visit New Orleans is from February to May. This includes Mardi Gras and the New Orleans Jazz Festival. Average daytime high temperatures during this time are from the low 50s to the mid-60s. The off-season is from June to September when temperatures can get extremely hot, which makes sightseeing uncomfortable. Visitors to the city will enjoy a wide variety of things to do, including touring the National WWII Museum, taking a stroll through City Park, or going shopping along Frenchman Street in the heart of the city.

Planning your Trip

Both New Orleans and Nashville are cities that are ideal for individuals who love music. From one bustling city to the next, Orbitz.com can help travelers locate cheap flights from Nashville to New Orleans, and it can help locate the best deals on travel packages and accommodations.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com 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.