Cheap Flight Deals From New Orleans (MSY) to Charlotte (CLT) Starting at $49

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Airfares from $49 One Way, $95 Round Trip from New Orleans to Charlotte

Prices starting at $95 for return flights and $49 for one-way flights to Charlotte were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

More About Flying To Charlotte from New Orleans

Route Information for Flights from New Orleans to Charlotte

Origin Airport IATA Code
Destination Airport IATA Code
651 mi
Direct Flight Airlines
American Airlines, British Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival
2:55PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival
2:26AM UTC

Fly from New Orleans to Charlotte

New Orleans may be the king of Cajun cuisine, but a flight to Charlotte lets you taste authentic barbecue. Besides serving savory southern food, Charlotte satisfies a craving for high culture at the Mint Museum Randolph and Bechtler Museum of Modern Art. You can drive on Interstate 10 to reach Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY). The flight duration is about two hours when you fly from New Orleans, LA to Charlotte.


With venues such as the Mint Museum Uptown, Blumenthal Performing Arts Center and Levine Museum of the New South, the Uptown district is the cultural epicenter of Charlotte. This neighborhood is also home to the city's largest sports venues including Time Warner Cable Arena and Bank of America Stadium. If you're looking to hop between private art galleries and chic bars, head to the NoDa district. For a day of shopping sprees, look for bargains in more than 140 stores at the SouthPark Mall.

Hints and tips

I-485 links Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) with suburban communities in the Charlotte metropolitan area while I-85 provides a direct route to the Uptown neighborhood. If you choose to fly from New Orleans, LA to Charlotte in the summer, dress light to handle temperatures above 90 degrees Fahrenheit. Even during a winter visit, it's also appropriate to wear T-shirts as temperatures rarely fall below 40 degrees. Offering free concerts throughout the year, Romare Bearden Park is a great place to relax in the heart of the Queen City.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from New Orleans to Charlotte now?
If you’re baffled about travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when traveling by plane from New Orleans to Charlotte, go right to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor.
Are there non-stop flights from New Orleans to Charlotte?
There is. You can fly directly from New Orleans to Charlotte with American Airlines. It’s the only airline with nonstop services from New Orleans, LA (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.) to Charlotte, NC (CLT-Charlotte-Douglas Intl.).
What is the shortest flight from New Orleans to Charlotte?
The trip from New Orleans to Charlotte can be as quick as 2 hours and 2 minutes. With a leisurely flight time like this, why not round up some friends and take off on an impromptu getaway?
What airlines fly from New Orleans to Charlotte most frequently?
American Airlines is the most frequent airline servicing the New Orleans to Charlotte route. Take your pick of 165 flights per month with this carrier.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Charlotte?
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it’s good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Charlotte have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you’ll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
Are there flights to Charlotte with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Charlotte without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the “no change fees” filter and book with confidence.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2021 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
We won’t keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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