Cheap Flight Deals From Norfolk - Virginia Beach (PHF) to New Orleans (MSY) Starting at $86

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Airfares from $86 One Way, $143 Round Trip from Norfolk - Virginia Beach to New Orleans

Prices starting at $143 for return flights and $86 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 Norfolk - Virginia Beach

Route Information for Flights from Norfolk - Virginia Beach to New Orleans

Origin Airport IATA Code PHF
Destination Airport IATA Code MSY
Distance 938 mi
Direct Flight Airlines United Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 9:05PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 9:05PM UTC

Fly from Norfolk/Virginia Beach to New Orleans

New Orleans has always held a special place in the American psyche as an exotic and fun vacation destination. If you re looking for such a place to visit, you can fly from Norfolk/Virginia Beach and arrive in the vibrant city of New Orleans in two hours. You ll start your journey at the Norfolk International Airport (ORF), which is located off exit 279B off Interstate 64 and is also accessible by taxicab.


Everything about New Orleans is unique. Its Creole cooking and jazz music are considered American originals. A trip to New Orleans should include a stop in the French Quarter, where you can walk down Bourbon Street and sample one of the many eateries in the area. From there, it is a short walk to Jackson Square, which features St. Louis Cathedral and the old city hall marking the city s French past.

Hints and tips

When you fly from Norfolk/Virginia Beach to New Orleans, you will arrive at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY), which is 11 miles west of downtown New Orleans and offers rental cars, taxis, shuttles and bus service. With average temperatures in the 60s, winters are a comfortable time to move around the city, while summer temperatures can hit the 90s. New Orleans Mardi Gras in February is one of the biggest events in America, and many people also visit the city in April for the Jazz and Heritage Festival.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Norfolk - Virginia Beach to New Orleans now?
Head to our Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most up-to-date information on quarantine and travel restrictions when getting a flight from Norfolk - Virginia Beach to New Orleans.
Are there non-stop flights from Norfolk - Virginia Beach to New Orleans?
Yes, there is. Breeze Airways will fly you directly from Norfolk Intl. Airport (ORF) to New Orleans, LA (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.), so you won’t have to worry about long layovers or missing that connecting flight.
What is the shortest flight from Norfolk - Virginia Beach to New Orleans?
The shortest flight time from Norfolk - Virginia Beach to New Orleans is around 3 hours and 9 minutes. Grab a wine from the drink trolley, start your travel journal or get to know your seat mate — you’ll have plenty of time on this medium-haul trip.
What airlines fly from Norfolk - Virginia Beach to New Orleans most frequently?
If you’re searching for the airline with the most flights from Norfolk, VA (ORF-Norfolk Intl.) to MSY, buckle up and take off with Breeze Airways. This airline offers 17 monthly flights along this route.
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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