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Fly From New Orleans to Los Angeles

If you would like to venture away from the land of Mardi Gras and Jazz and visit the West Coast, Los Angeles is a great place to start. can help arrange a fun-filled vacation from New Orleans to Los Angeles that will keep you entertained and remember for years to come.

Leaving New Orleans

Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, commonly referred to as Armstrong International, is 14 miles west of downtown New Orleans. The airport handles flights for many major airlines, such as Delta, United, American Airlines, US Air, and JetBlue. Transportation options to the airport include public transportation for $2, taxis for $33, airport shuttle services for $20, or airport limo services, which start at $58.

If you opt to drive to the Armstrong International, there are several parking options available to you. Short-term parking rates are $2 for the first hour, $2 for each additional half hour, with a maximum 24-hour rate of $16. Long-term parking rates are $2 for the first hour, $2 for each additional half hour and a maximum 24-hour rate of $13.

If you want to eat before you get on your flight, Armstrong International has several options. You can grab a hot dog at Air Dogs, Lucky Dogs, or Hot Pops; get a smoothie from the Smoothie King, pick up pizza from Pizza to Go or enjoy a sit-down meal at Jester's Grille. Food courts are located throughout the airport terminals, so you won't have to wander far too find something to eat. Many establishments run specials and offer discounts for travelers, such as daily deals and value menus.

Los Angeles

Los Angeles, located in sunny, southern California has plenty to offer visitors. From the beaches to museums and a bustling nightlife, a trip to Los Angeles will be a memorable way to spend a vacation.

Arriving in Los Angeles

Los Angeles is served by Los Angeles International Airport, located 20 miles south from downtown Los Angeles. Transportation from the airport includes car rental, taxi service, airport bus service, a door-to-door shuttle service, and the METRO Green Line Light Rail.

Los Angeles is known for its excellent weather year-round. The coolest months are January through March, when daytime temperatures reach the high 60s. During the summer, temperatures are in the high 70s to low 80s.

Once you are ready to explore everything Los Angeles has to offer, you will not be disappointed. Popular attractions include the Getty Center, Griffith Observatory, the classic cars at the Nethercutt Museum, Griffith Park, the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, and the studio tours. Whatever interests you, can help you choose activities and attractions that ensure you will have a memorable trip.

Make the Trip

When you are ready to head west and explore California, let help you plan the trip from New Orleans to Los Angeles. can help with booking low-fare transportation and hotel reservations, as well as locate low-cost attractions to plan a trip you won't soon forget.


Interesting facts about flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles

  • 5 direct flights are operating from New Orleans to Los Angeles today.
  • Today's average time for a direct flight is 4h 25m.
  • Delta Air Lines flight 835 (6:19 AM GMT, Airbus Industrie A320) is today's earliest available flight from New Orleans to Los Angeles.
  • Spirit Airlines flight 955 (6:05 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A319) is today's latest available flight from New Orleans to Los Angeles.
  • Today's shortest direct flight from New Orleans to Los Angeles (Delta Air Lines flight 1975, Airbus Industrie A320) takes 4h 17m.
  • Today's longest direct flight from New Orleans to Los Angeles (American Airlines flight 2580, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) takes 4h 35m.
  • Flights from Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl. Airport (MSY) to Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX), Bob Hope Airport (BUR), Long Beach Municipal Airport (LGB) are available for this route.

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