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Airfares from $56 One Way, $161 Round Trip from New Orleans to Fort Myers

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More About Flying To Fort Myers from New Orleans

Route Information for Flights from New Orleans to Fort Myers

Origin Airport IATA Code MSY
Destination Airport IATA Code FMY
Distance 569 mi
Direct Flight Airlines Southwest Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 7:55PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 4:45PM UTC

Flights from New Orleans to Fort Myers

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.

Fort Myers Airport

The Southwest Florida International Airport is located on Terminal Access Road and provides service to more than 7 million people who traveled by air in 2011. Whether you are planning a vacation or a business trip, Orbitz.com can help find the best deals on cheap flights to Fort Myers by comparing the airfare of several airlines at once. Airlines serving Southwest Florida International include Air Berlin, Air Canada, AirTran, American, Cape Air, Delta, Frontier, JetBlue, Southwest, Spirit, Sun Country, United, US Airways, and WestJet.

Transportation From the Airport

Ground transportation from the airport to your hotel or destination is provided by taxi, shuttle bus, rental car, and a public bus. With Orbitz.com, you can purchase some of these services at the same time you purchase your air ticket, saving even more. Taxi fares from Southwest Florida International are determined by the zone destination rather than by meters as they are at most airports. Taxi service to Fort Myers will cost $30 for three passengers. The LeeTran public bus offers an all-day pass for $3.50 to travel around the city.

Fort Myers Weather

The weather in Fort Myers ranges from the low 90s during the summer and mid-70s in the winter. The city receives plenty of rainfall each year, with the highest precipitation occurring from June to September.

Fort Myers Attractions

Fort Myers offers many activities for families, including beaches, golf courses, museums, water parks, and plenty more. Check with orbitz.com when searching for cheap flights to Fort Myers to find attractions, activities, and discounts on travel.

Flights from New Orleans to Fort Myers - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from New Orleans to Fort Myers now?

The Covid-19 Travel Advisor will help you with queries about travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when taking a flight from New Orleans to Fort Myers.

What is the shortest flight from New Orleans to Fort Myers?

The fastest flight from Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl. Airport (MSY) to Fort Myers, FL Airport (RSW-Southwest Florida Intl.) is 3 hours and 3 minutes. Pack a few things in your carry-on to keep you entertained, like a magazine or a crossword puzzle.

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

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 Fort Myers 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 Fort Myers with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Fort Myers 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 2020 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 the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

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 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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