Trade the magic and sunshine of Orlando for the dazzle, charm, and culture of the Big Easy when you fly with Southwest Airlines®. Southwest® flies direct from Orlando International Airport to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport at prices that’ll make you wonder why you haven’t gone already. Book your flight with confidence, knowing that the process will be straightforward from start to finish. Have flexible travel dates? Put your travel window into the Low Fare Calendar and see the lowest ticket prices for each day of the month. Explore Southwest Vacations® for deals on flights, rental cars, hotels, and more.
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Orlando, FL to New Orleans, LA
departing on 6/21
one-way starting at*$94
*Restrictions and exclusions apply. Seats and dates are limited. Select markets. 17 travel days available.
|Departing from||Orlando International Airport (MCO)|
|Arriving at||Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY)|
|Average flight time||1 hour 42 minutes|
|4‡||Nonstop flights per day Monday through Friday|
|4‡||Nonstop flights on Saturday|
|5‡||Nonstop flights on Sunday|
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†Weekly flights based on DOT published scheduled average flights Monday through Sunday between 6/1/2023 and 6/30/2023. Note: route may not operate every day of the week.
‡Nonstop flights based on DOT published scheduled average flights Monday through Sunday between 6/1/2023 and 6/30/2023.
You’ll feel like you’re part of the group of saints as they go marching in when you deplane at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. Rent a car, call a ride share or cab, or hop on a bus from the RTA or the JET—they leave nine times daily and will whisk you right into downtown New Orleans. Begin your vacation adventure with a tour—bar tours, food tours, cemetery tours, haunted location tours, swamp tours, history tours—it’s all here and waiting for you to take advantage! Tour the city and see where its own special brand of mystery and magic will pull you.
Exploring sure does work up an appetite, and you’re likely to find lots of places to grab a bite while on your adventure. Hungry for seafood? There are fresh options everywhere. Authentic soul food abounds as well. Cajun and Creole options cannot be missed—why come to New Orleans if not to avail yourself of its signature cuisines? Have a sweet tooth? Finish your meal with beignets, or try bananas Foster, which was first made in Nawlins.
If you find yourself in town for Mardi Gras, be sure to catch some of the fun. Bands, parades, and beads—fun for the whole family, but also great for a group of singles looking for a rowdy night on the town. No matter how you decide to spend your time in New Orleans, when you book with Southwest Airlines you’ll have a little bit more money in your pocket to spend on whatever takes your fancy.
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.
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.
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.
Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport is just 11 miles east of New Orleans. Call a car, hop on a bus, or hit the road to your New Orleans adventure.
At Southwest, we know it takes more than great deals on New Orleans airfares and convenient scheduling options to make your trip memorable. So from booking to boarding, we offer services and features designed to make your travel from Orlando to New Orleans the best it can be. Learn more about the Southwest® travel experience before you book your flight from Orlando International Airport to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport.
Flying with Southwest is simple and fun, no matter which of our dozens of exciting destinations you choose. When you search for your next flight to New Orleans, know that you won’t be surprised at checkout. Low fares and no hidden fees. That's Transfarency®. And as always, two bags fly free®1. Want the latest news, information, and promotional offers from Southwest? Sign up to receive email from us. Book your flight today and know that you'll earn Rapid Rewards® points when you fly.
1First and second checked bags. Weight and size limits apply.
2Fare difference may apply.
3Failure to cancel a reservation at least 10 minutes prior to departure may result in forfeited Travel Funds.
4Flight credits unexpired on or created on or after July 28, 2022, do not expire and will show an expiration date until our systems are updated. See full details here.
5Where available. Available only on WiFi-enabled aircraft. Limited-time offer.
6Due to licensing restrictions, on WiFi-enabled international flights, free live TV and iHeartRadio may not be available for the full duration of flight.
7Internet access for $8 per device from takeoff to landing. Price is subject to change. May not be available for the full duration of flight. In order to provide a top-notch Internet experience, we prohibit access to certain high-bandwidth applications and websites. We also prohibit access to certain obscene or offensive content.