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Fares from $115 One Way, $233 Round Trip from New Orleans to Punta Cana

Prices starting at $233 for return flights and $115 for one-way flights to Punta Cana 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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Plan Your Trip from New Orleans to Punta Cana

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.

Vacation in Punta Cana

Punta Cana is located in the Dominican Republic and is best known for its white-sand beaches along the Caribbean and Atlantic Oceans. Trying to find bargain flights to Punta Cana can be a daunting and challenging task for an individual but not with Orbitz.com. It compares the fares on most airlines, ensuring you receive the best deals available, helping you stay on budget.

Punta Cana Airport Information

The Punta Cana International Airport provides air service to the city through several domestic and international airlines including US Airways, United, LAN, Delta, jetBlue, Sun Country, American, Spirit, Sunwing, Air Tran, Frontier, Copa, Air Canada, Air France, West Jet, Avianca, and Condor. On Orbitz.com, you can search the rates of several airlines all at once to save time and money.

Transportation from the Airport

Most resorts in Punta Cana offer free shuttle service from the airport to the hotel; however, other transportation options are available, including taxis, car rentals, and shuttles. When purchasing your air tickets on Orbitz.com, you can purchase ground transportation, making traveling easier once you arrive. Taxi fares are update regularly, and the current rates are posted at the airport, so you know how much you will pay before you leave the airport.

Punta Cana Weather Information

Punta Cana has tropical weather that is fairly consistent throughout the year. Average high temperatures are between 80°F and 87°F, with lows in the 70s all year long. Rainfall averages between two inches and six inches a month, with October being the wettest.

Punta Cana Attraction Information

Punta Cana has many attractions to keep you entertained for days. Zip lines, beaches, golf courses, dolphin excursions, and deep-sea fishing are some of the activities you will enjoy on your vacation. Orbitz.com provides many discounted options on activities located in Punta Cana. Remember to check with Orbitz.com when planning your next trip to find the best rates on flights to Punta Cana.

Flights from New Orleans to Punta Cana - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from New Orleans to Punta Cana?

There are no direct flights between New Orleans, LA (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.) and Punta Cana (PUJ-Punta Cana Intl.), so your next best option is to book with a carrier that offers a stopover. Accumulate those air miles with Delta Air Lines, United Airlines or American Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from New Orleans to Punta Cana?

With the journey from New Orleans, LA (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.) to Punta Cana (PUJ-Punta Cana Intl.) taking a minimum of 4 hours and 10 minutes, there's plenty of time to kick back and enjoy the ride. Indulge in an in-flight wine and get comfy in your seat with a gripping movie or book.

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

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 Punta Cana 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 Punta Cana with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Punta Cana 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.