Selected fares from Gainesville to New Orleans

Flights from Gainesville

Gainesville Airport Information

Whether you are a University of Florida student headed home or simply embarking on a vacation adventure, Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights from Gainesville. You take off from the Gainesville Regional Airport, which is served by American Airlines, American Eagle, Delta, United and US Airways. You might be tempted to fly out of one of the area's larger airports, but you would then face a 120-mile drive to the Orlando International Airport or an 80-mile drive to the Jacksonville International Airport before you even start your trip.

Airport Parking in Gainesville

The Gainesville Regional Airport has plenty of available parking just a short walk from the terminal. The short-term lot charges up to $12 per day, while the long-term lot charges $9 per day or $55 per week. There are also several off-site parking facilities that offer free shuttle service to and from the airport. Check your vacation planner with Orbitz.com before you leave to make sure you have chosen the best parking option based on the length of your trip to help you stay within your budget.

Ground Transportation in Gainesville

The Regional Transit Bus Service (RTS) is the most economical way to get to the Gainesville airport. University of Florida students can also pick up the route #25 bus on Monday through Friday. There are several taxi companies that offer transportation to the airport, but if you purchased your air tickets through Orbitz.com, you may have saved enough to warrant splurging on a private car service to get you to the airport in style.

Restaurants in Gainesville

The Gainesville airport has dedicated amenities to serve business and leisure travelers, including Wi-Fi and an ATM, but dining opportunities are limited. Tailwind has a full-service restaurant and bar in the public area before the security checkpoint, but within the terminal, options are more limited. There is a full-service bar in the gate area, but the only food available is grab-and-go snacks. Enjoy your trip, wherever your travels take you, and remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you need to find cheap flights from Gainesville.

Flights to New Orleans

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.

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Hotels in New Orleans

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Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, New Orleans French Quarter
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, New Orleans French Quarter
315 Magazine St, New Orleans
3.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (228 reviews)

This New Orleans hotel opened in 2005. The 5-story hotel is 3 blocks from Bourbon St and the French Quarter, and 4 blocks from the Aquarium of the Americas and ...

$98

$98
Wyndham New Orleans - French Quarter
Wyndham New Orleans - French Quarter
124 Royal St, New Orleans
3.5 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (66 reviews)

This hotel is in New Orleans in the French Quarter, a block from Bourbon Street and half-block to the business district. The hotel is in close proximity to the ...

$99

$99
Astor Crowne Plaza New Orleans
Astor Crowne Plaza New Orleans
739 Canal Street, New Orleans
4.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (387 reviews)

This elegant 14-story, New Orleans hotel is on the corner of lively Bourbon St and shopping-oriented Canal St adjacent to the French Quarter; Jackson Square ...

$102

$102
Le Pavillon Hotel
Le Pavillon Hotel
833 Poydras St, New Orleans
4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (667 reviews)

This historic Beaux Arts hotel in the heart of downtown New Orleans is .6 mi away from the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Harrah's Casino is 4 blocks away.

$119

$119
Wyndham Garden Hotel Baronne Plaza
Wyndham Garden Hotel Baronne Plaza
201 Baronne St, New Orleans
3.0 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (446 reviews)

Built in 1931, this four-story New Orleans business-district hotel is 2 blocks from the French Quarter and just 0.5 mile from the coffee and beignets of the ...

$89

$89
The Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery
The Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery
535 Tchoupitoulas Street, New Orleans
4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (21 reviews)

This Arts and Warehouse District hotel is 1 block from Harrah's New Orleans Casino and within 4 blocks of the Riverwalk Marketplace, the French Quarter, and ...

$105

$105
Maison Dupuy Hotel
Maison Dupuy Hotel
1001 Toulouse St, New Orleans
3.5 out of 5.0
3.6 out of 5 (12 reviews)

This French Quarter hotel is located on a quiet residential street just 2 blocks from Bourbon Street and within walking distance to Jackson Square, the French ...

$149

$149
Hilton New Orleans Riverside
Hilton New Orleans Riverside
2 Poydras St, New Orleans
4.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (237 reviews)

Hilton New Orleans Riverside overlooks the Mississippi, and is opposite Harrah's Casino. Guests can walk 8 minutes to the edge of the French Quarter, where they ...

$143

$143
Omni Royal Orleans Hotel
Omni Royal Orleans Hotel
621 Saint Louis St, New Orleans
4.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (10 reviews)

Omni Royal Orleans Hotel is in the center of the vibrant French Quarter, a 5-minute walk from the banks of the Mississippi. The bars of Bourbon Street, jazz ...

$197

$197
Bourbon Orleans Hotel
Bourbon Orleans Hotel
717 Orleans St., New Orleans
3.5 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (242 reviews)

Near the center of the vibrant French Quarter in New Orleans, this hotel is 1 block from Jackson Square, 4 blocks from historic Café Du Monde, and 4 blocks from ...

$149

$149

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