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Fares from $64 One Way, $127 Round Trip from New Orleans to Columbus

Prices starting at $127 for return flights and $64 for one-way flights to Columbus 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 New Orleans to Columbus - Frequently Asked Questions

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

Spirit Airlines will fly you nonstop from New Orleans, LA Airport (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.) to Columbus, OH Airport (CMH-John Glenn Columbus Intl.), which means you won't have to worry about swapping planes or missing your next flight on this route.

What is the shortest flight from New Orleans to Columbus?

If conditions are good and everything goes to plan, you could be disembarking at Columbus, OH Airport (CMH-John Glenn Columbus Intl.) from New Orleans, LA Airport (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.) in as little as 2 hours and 17 minutes. With such a fast flight time, consider traveling with hand luggage only.

What airlines fly from New Orleans to Columbus most frequently?

If you want the airline with the most flights from New Orleans, LA Airport (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.) to Columbus, OH Airport (CMH-John Glenn Columbus Intl.), buckle up and take off with Spirit Airlines. This carrier has 7 flights each month along this route.

Route Information for Flights from New Orleans to Columbus

Origin Airport IATA CodeMSY
Destination Airport IATA CodeCMH
Distance807 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesSouthwest Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival2:35AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival9:10PM UTC

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Flights from New Orleans to Columbus

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 Orbitz.com 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 Orbitz.com, 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 Orbitz.com for the best deals the next time you are looking for flights from New Orleans.

Port Columbus International Airport

If you're looking for domestic flights to Columbus, Orbitz.com can help you find the best deal. Port Columbus International Airport is located at 4600 International Gateway, approximately 9 miles from downtown Columbus. Seven airlines service the airport-United Airlines, Southwest, US Airways, American Airlines, Delta, Air Canada and AirTran Airways.

Transportation From the Airport

The Central Ohio Transit Authority operates bus services that run from the airport to downtown Columbus. Bus fare costs $2. Taxicabs are also available at the airport. Cab fare costs $2.75 for the first 1/9 of a mile and $.45 for each 2/9 of a mile after that. There is also a $3 surcharge for all taxicabs transporting passengers from the airport. Cab fare to the downtown area typically costs between $23 and $28. If you want access to your own vehicle, Orbitz.com can reserve a rental car for you.

Weather in Columbus

During the winter months, the temperatures in Columbus are typically in the high 20s or low 30s. The weather warms up in the summer, and temperatures are usually in the mid-80s. If you use Orbitz.com to book your trip in April or October, you'll have nice weather and save money, because it's not considered a peak travel time.

Highlights and Attractions

Each year, in July, Columbus hosts the Ohio State Fair. Other area attractions include the Central Ohio Fire Museum, the Columbus Museum of Art and the Wyandotte Winery. The Orbitz.com website does more than find flights to Columbus; it also finds discounts on hotels and allows you to purchase tickets to area attractions.

^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.