Flights from Dallas (DAL) to New Orleans (MSY)

Bid D-Town farewell and jet off to the Big Easy with Southwest Airlines®. Southwest® flies direct from Dallas Love Field to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, so start packing your bags! Book your flight from Dallas (Love Field) to New Orleans with confidence, knowing that travel with us will be easy and enjoyable. Have flexible travel dates? Put your window into the Low Fare Calendar and discover our lowest available fares within your date range. Build a whole package of savings with Southwest Vacations® with deals on flights, hotels, rental cars, and more.

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Flight details

Average flight time: 1 hour 24 minutes

Departing from: Dallas Love Field (DAL)

Arriving at: Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY)


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*Based on DOT published scheduled average Monday-Friday departures between 6/29/2020 and 1/4/2021, as of 6/29/2020.

Explore New Orleans

When you land at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, you’re just a quick car or bus ride away from downtown New Orleans and your steamy bayou adventure. The Big Easy has a strong pull, the alluring cultural history intertwined with the local lore and legends lulling visitors into their distinctive spell. What voodoo might the Crescent City cast upon you? The magic you’ll encounter is unlike anything you’ll have seen in Dallas—or anywhere else, for that matter.

Everyone knows about Mardi Gras, of course, but this annual celebration is not the only reason to visit New Orleans. The French Quarter and the city at large have plenty of party atmosphere year-round, not just during the two weeks leading up to Ash Wednesday. Live music, from jazz to big band to zydeco, can be heard on any night of the week, spilling from hole-in-the-wall clubs and big, famous concert halls alike. Indulge in traditional, local food and drink—red beans and rice, jambalaya, gumbo, muffaletta, po-boys, and top it off with a pair of beignets.

Not sure where to start? There are dozens of tours available. Choose a neighborhood tour and explore New Orleans beyond the French Quarter or Bourbon Street. History and heritage tours reveal the eclectic mix of cultures from which modern Nawlins has grown. Culinary and cocktail tours will reveal the city’s bounty to you in ways you couldn’t have planned for yourself. And, of course, don’t forget the tours of cemeteries and haunted locations.

The swamp is calling.

Travel tips


Infancy policy

One child over 14 days and under two (2) years of age, not occupying a seat, may be carried free of charge when traveling with an adult (12 years of age or older). Learn more.


Pet policy

Customers flying with a pet are subject to a pet fare. To learn more about traveling with your furry friend, explore the Southwest pet policy.


Unaccompanied minor

Minors under the age of 18 are not permitted to fly unaccompanied on international flights or any itinerary that includes an international flight. Learn more.


Bags fly free

Start packing! Every ticketed Customer’s first two checked bags are free. Learn more.


The Southwest travel experience

At Southwest, we know that creating a memorable trip from Dallas to New Orleans is about more than scoring a great deal on a direct flight. That’s why we go the extra mile. Learn more about the Southwest Experience and book your next flight to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport.

Whether you’re traveling for work or play, alone or with the whole family, booking with Southwest is straightforward. Low fares. No hidden fees. That’s Transfarency®. Stay up to date with our latest flight deals when you enroll in our Click 'N Save® emails. Looking for tours, activities, and more hidden gems to add to your New Orleans experience? Check out Southwest Airlines Experiences and earn Rapid Rewards points when you fly.

1First and second checked bags. Weight and size limits apply.

2Fare difference may apply.