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Fares from $199 One Way, $251 Round Trip from Kingston to New Orleans

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Kingston Airport Information

The primary airport serving the Kingston, Jamaica area is the Norman Manley International Airport, located on the Palisadoes peninsula in Kingston harbor, 17 miles from the city center. Those looking for cheap flights from Kingston will have their choice of destinations as over 130 international fights depart from the airport on a weekly basis. Several international carriers, including British Airways, Air Canada, Virgin Atlantic and Delta, are available for flights, with most airlines offering online reservations through Orbitz.com. A second airport is available in town, the Tinson Pen Aerodrome, which only provides domestic flights to Montego Bay.

Parking at the Norman Manley International Airport

Parking is available at the Norman Manley airport for a tiered fee. Each hour is about $1.70 up to three hours. From there the service is offered at a discount with a fee of only about $7 for every 24-hour period.

Transportation to Norman Manley International

Official Jamaica Union of Travelers Association taxis provide transportation to the airport from the city center. The cost for the taxi ride is about $22, with the trip taking about 30 minutes to complete. Airport shuttles are also available, providing large passenger vans that will pick you up from your Kingston location. The cost varies, as all passengers in the shuttle picked up from the same general area share it.

Breakfast Before Leaving

Food at the airport is available from a variety of restaurants including the Blue Moon Café, Island Deli, Island Grill and Tastee. If you have time before arriving at the airport, the Knutsford Court Hotel on Chelsea Ave. serves a delicious sunrise buffet breakfast, featuring an international cuisine with a Caribbean touch. The available dishes should provide you with a tasty send-off before catching one of the cheap flights from Kingston.

Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport

Use Orbitz.com to help you find cheap flights to New Orleans. Louis Armstrong International Airport is the major airport that serves the city. It is located 10 miles west of downtown New Orleans in the city of Kenner, Louisiana. The airport services over 8.5 million passengers each year. Louis Armstrong International Airport is a hub for American Airlines, JetBlue, Delta, and Southwest Airlines. To get low fares, use Orbitz.com when booking a flight to New Orleans.

Transportation at Louis Armstrong International Airport

Louis Armstrong International Airport has several transportation and parking options for visitors. The airport offers over 3,000 parking spaces for both short-term and long-term parking. Rates for short-term parking start at $2 an hour, and long-term parking prices are as low as $13 a day. Ground transportation includes airport shuttles, Amtrak, taxis, and public transportation. Taxi cabs from the airport to the city's center usually charge a flat rate of $33 per person.

Weather in New Orleans

New Orleans generally has a subtropical climate. Winters are usually very cool, with temperatures averaging 50 degrees. Pack light sweaters and coats. Spring and fall tend to be pleasant, with temperatures averaging 79 degrees. Summers can get very hot and humid, with temperatures reaching as high as 95 degrees. Be alert when travelling to New Orleans during hurricane season, which lasts from August to November.

Popular Attractions in New Orleans

New Orleans is home to a plethora of tourist attractions. Visitors to the city can tour the historic French Quarter and Garden District, which both offer sightseeing tours, as well as fantastic shopping. Audubon Park is another popular attraction. Its lush greenery stretches across Uptown New Orleans, right across the street from Tulane and Loyola Universities. If you are visiting during Mardi Gras season, which starts in February, you can watch a variety of parades traveling from Uptown New Orleans to the French Quarter. You can book cheap flights to New Orleans with the help of Orbitz.com.

Flights from Kingston to New Orleans - Frequently Asked Questions

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

No, unfortunately. You'll need to swap planes if you want to fly from Kingston (KIN-Norman Manley Intl.) to New Orleans, LA (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.). A number of companies operate on this route with only one stopover, including JetBlue Airways, Delta Air Lines and American Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from Kingston to New Orleans?

The shortest flight from Kingston (KIN-Norman Manley Intl.) to New Orleans, LA (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.) is 3 hours and 38 minutes. Pack a few things in your carry-on to stop you from getting bored, like a fascinating read or some playing cards.

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

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 New Orleans 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 New Orleans with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to New Orleans 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.