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Fares from $119 One Way, $382 Round Trip from New Orleans to Amarillo

Prices starting at $382 for return flights and $119 for one-way flights to Amarillo 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 Amarillo from New Orleans

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Flights from New Orleans to Amarillo

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.

Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport

Get deals on air tickets and more when you book vacation packages, accommodations and cheap flights to Amarillo, Texas, on Orbitz.com. If you plan to fly into Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport, you will need to book a flight on American Eagle, Southwest, or United Airlines, the only three airlines served by this airport. The airport, which is named after the NASA astronaut who died in the Columbia shuttle disaster, is located just two miles from downtown Amarillo.

Heading to Amarillo from the Airport

Getting into Amarillo from Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport is easy. Yellow Cab Amarillo uses a computerized dispatch system to help you quickly and easily arrange a taxi ride to your final destination. If you prefer to drive yourself, you can rent a car from National, Hertz, Avis, or Enterprise rental car companies, all of which have facilities at the airport. Local bus service is also available from the airport to various destinations around Amarillo.

Weather Conditions in Amarillo

Summers in Amarillo, Texas, are hot and dry, with daytime highs averaging in the high 80s and 90s. Nighttime lows sometimes drop into the mid-60s during the summer months. Winter temperatures typically range from the 20s at night to daytime highs in the 50s.

Visiting Amarillo Attractions

Amarillo has plenty of family-friendly attractions, including the American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame & Museum, Palo Duro Canyon State Park, Don Harrington Discovery Center, and Wonderland Park. Other local attractions include the Amarillo Botanical Gardens and the Amarillo Museum of Art. Plan your trip to Texas using Orbitz.com, and find the best deals on cheap flights to Amarillo, discount lodgings, and more.

Flights from New Orleans to Amarillo - Frequently Asked Questions

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

No, unfortunately. You'll have to swap planes if you want to fly from New Orleans, LA (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.) to Amarillo, TX (AMA-Rick Husband Amarillo Intl.). A range of companies service this route with only one stopover, including Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and United Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from New Orleans to Amarillo?

If conditions are good and all goes as scheduled, you could be disembarking at Amarillo, TX (AMA-Rick Husband Amarillo Intl.) from New Orleans, LA (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.) in only 2 hours and 35 minutes. With such a fast flight time, contemplate traveling with hand luggage only.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Amarillo?

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 Amarillo 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 Amarillo with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Amarillo 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 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. 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 the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^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.