Cheap Flight Deals From Milwaukee (MKE) to New Orleans (MSY) Starting at $73

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Airfares from $73 One Way, $164 Round Trip from Milwaukee to New Orleans

Prices starting at $164 for return flights and $73 for one-way flights to New Orleans 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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More About Flying To New Orleans from Milwaukee

Fly from Milwaukee to New Orleans

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.

Hints and tips

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.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Milwaukee to New Orleans now?
Check out the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most useful information on travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when getting a flight from Milwaukee to New Orleans.
What is the shortest flight from Milwaukee to New Orleans?
The fastest flight time from Milwaukee to New Orleans is 3 hours, which gives you ample time to enjoy a beverage or get absorbed in a good movie.
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 2021 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 from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

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