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|Destination Airport IATA Code||MSY|
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Milwaukee locals interested in some southern hospitality can fly from Milwaukee to New Orleans and be sipping sweet tea and listening to live music in the airport terminal in just over two hours. To get to General Mitchell International Airport (MKE) use the the Milwaukee County Transit System, shuttle service, rental car, taxi or drive and park your car at the airport.
New Orleans is a historically significant city with attractions like The National WWII Museum, which is filled with fascinating displays and information surrounding the conflict. A popular visitor destination is the French Quarters, where rich cultural history and interesting architecture abound. Arts and culture are well represented at The Ogden Museum of Southern Art. If you re a music lover, you can get your groove on with a wide variety of blues, jazz, gritty rock and oldie music venues available throughout Uptown, Marigny and the French Quarters. The entire family will have fun at the 1,300-acre New Orleans City Park, which features rides at Carousel Gardens Amusement Park and Story Land. Don t leave town without sampling native cuisine like freshly cooked crawfish and oyster or shrimp po boys.
Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) offers transportation options including car rental, taxi, shuttle services and the Airport-Downtown Express Bus. During your stay in New Orleans, you can expect to experience moderate temperatures with winter highs averaging in the mid-60s and summer highs in the upper 80s.
Direct flights aren't an option between Milwaukee, WI (MKE-General Mitchell Intl.) and New Orleans, LA (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.). However, there are several carriers that operate on this route with only one stopover, including Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines and American Airlines.
The trip from Milwaukee to New Orleans can be as fast as 2 hours and 55 minutes. With a leisurely flight time like this, why not organize a spur-of-the-moment getaway?
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.