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Fares from $26 One Way, $51 Round Trip from New Orleans to Atlanta

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Flights from New Orleans to Atlanta - Frequently Asked Questions

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

You bet there are. In fact, there are 3 airlines that will take you nonstop from New Orleans, LA Airport (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.) to Atlanta, GA Airport (ATL-Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl.). Lock in your seat with one of these popular carriers:

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

If conditions are good and there are no unexpected hiccups, you could be stepping off the plane at Atlanta, GA Airport (ATL-Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl.) from New Orleans, LA Airport (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.) in as little as 1 hour and 21 minutes. With such a fast flight time, think about taking hand luggage only.

What airlines fly from New Orleans to Atlanta most frequently?

Delta Air Lines (DL) is one of the airlines with the most flights from New Orleans, LA Airport (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.) to Atlanta, GA Airport (ATL-Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl.). It offers 220 services on this route every month. Escaping on vacation is one of life's greatest pleasures, and this airline will get you to your destination quickly and safely. Southwest Airlines (WN) will also fly you to your destination in comfort and style. Offering 66 flights per month between New Orleans and Atlanta, it's another popular airline to look into.

Route Information for Flights from New Orleans to Atlanta

Origin Airport IATA CodeMSY
Destination Airport IATA CodeATL
Distance424 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesKLM, Air France, Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Korean Air, WestJet, Aeromexico, Spirit Airlines, Virgin Atlantic
Earliest Flight Arrival12:28PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival12:00AM UTC

Flights Review

Dec 11, 2019

Seats waaaaay to small. I was jammed in the middle between two very big guys. Have no idea how they got through the flight comfortably.

Dec 2, 2019

My sky miles was not reflected. Did not get acknowledged for upgrade until agent caught it at lounge

Nov 18, 2019

Cabin temp too cold.

Sep 12, 2019

Please offer gluten free snacks.

Aug 28, 2019

Everything went very well even though there was a small takeoff delay.

Aug 13, 2019

Comfort seat wasn’t comfy felt like a cracker in a box

Aug 1, 2019


Jul 12, 2019

The captain of the flight was very nice and very entertaining!

Jun 21, 2019

Great flight and I liked the on time departure!

Jun 19, 2019

Great new plane

Fly from New Orleans to Atlanta

New Orleans Airport Information

Most heading flying from New Orleans use the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. Look for flights from New Orleans using and you will be able to choose from the many air passenger carriers that service the airport, including Air Canada, AirTran, American Airlines, Delta, Frontier, JetBlue, Southwest, United and US Airways.

Airport Parking in New Orleans

You'll never have to spend hours searching for a parking space as the New Orleans International Airport's long-term parking garage has the capacity to hold 2,500 cars. The cost is fairly reasonable at a maximum of $13 for any 24-hour period. Alternatively, there are also off-site parking operators like Park 'N Fly on Airline Drive and US Park on Airline Highways that offer free shuttle services to and from the airport.

Ground Transportation in New Orleans

To get to the airport, you can take the airport-downtown express bus (E-2) for only $2.00, but jostling with other commuters may not be convenient if you're carrying a lot of luggage. Tiger Airport Shuttle provides transportation to and from Baton Rouge, while the airport's shuttle service travels between the airport and New Orleans' central business district. You can also find cabs that charge roughly $33 for transportation from the downtown area to the airport. If you purchased your air ticket through, you may have saved enough money to treat yourself by hiring a private car or limousine service to get you to the airport on time in comfort.

Restaurants in the New Orleans Airport

Whether you are looking for a cold beverage or a light nosh, you will have plenty of choices once you reach the airport. Popular eateries include the Café Beignet in the West Terminal near the JetBlue counter, Lucky dog on concourses B and C, PJ's Coffee before the security checkpoint on Concourse C and Praline Connection on Concourse B. Enjoy your trip, and remember to use for the best deals the next time you are looking for flights from New Orleans.

Atlanta Airport Information

Most of the visitors to Atlanta fly into Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Hartsfield-Jackson is located 11 miles south of Atlanta, with easy access to the city via I-85. On your next visit, use to book your budget flights to Atlanta, and you will be able to choose from any of the major domestic and international airlines that service the airport.

Ground Transportation in Atlanta

The most economical means of transportation into the city is via the MARTA, Atlanta's local train service. You can board the MARTA at the station, near the baggage claim area. Twenty minutes and $2.50 later, you'll be checking into your hotel in downtown Atlanta. Taxi service is available at the yellow bus aisle right outside of baggage claim. Expect fares into the city to cost roughly $30. If you used to purchase your air ticket, consider bundling in a rental car or choosing a hotel that offers free shuttle service to and from the airport.

Atlanta Area Weather Information

Atlanta's winters are mild, with average temperatures in the 40s and 50s, but summer temperatures can soar up to the 90s, with extreme humidity making it feel even hotter. July is the rainiest month of the year, so be sure to pack a rain slicker or umbrella in case you run into showers.

What to Do in Atlanta

Atlanta combines the elegance and charm of the south with big city living. Whether you are a history buff, urban adventurer or outdoor enthusiast, you will have plenty of choices to put into your planner for your Atlanta visit. Consider a trip to Turner Field, enjoy the nightlife in Buckhead, visit Olympic Park or take a bike tour of the city. Whatever you choose to do while you are there, remember to use the next time you plan to look for flights to Atlanta.

^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.