Cheap flights from New Orleans to Los Angeles

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Travelers usually depart from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International, New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal, New Orleans, LA-Charles Poydras, or New Orleans-Canal Charles Greyhound station when they travel from New Orleans to Los Angeles. Book your trip to arrive at Los Angeles International, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Union Station, Los Angeles union station, or Los Angeles-Maravilla. The distance between New Orleans and Los Angeles is 2685 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Spirit Airlines, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta Air Lines. New Orleans and Los Angeles have 215 direct flights per week.

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Number of flights22353832-5533

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Southwest Airlines on Mondays, and Tuesdays.

Check-in for a flight from New Orleans to Los Angeles

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNo10 min before flightNo
Southwest AirlinesSWAWNNoUnknownNo
United AirlinesUALUAYesUnknownNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesUnknownNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from New Orleans to Los Angeles?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between New Orleans and Los Angeles takes around 4.3 hours.

What is the flight distance between New Orleans and Los Angeles?

The flight distance between New Orleans and Los Angeles is 2685 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between New Orleans and Los Angeles?

Several carriers operate flights between New Orleans and Los Angeles. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Delta Air Lines, Spirit Airlines, Southwest Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from New Orleans?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New Orleans and Newark Liberty International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, San Francisco International, George Bush Intercontinental, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, O Hare International, San Diego International, Philadelphia International, Salt Lake City International, Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International.

What are the most popular routes to and from Los Angeles?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Los Angeles and McCarran International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, George Bush Intercontinental, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, Baltimore–Washington International, O Hare International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, Austin–Bergstrom International.

What airports are near New Orleans?

The main airport in New Orleans is Louis Armstrong New Orleans International. It is also served by Louis Armstrong New Orleans International, Gulfport–Biloxi International, Lafayette Regional, Mobile Regional, Mobile Downtown Airport, Baton Rouge Metropolitan, Hattiesburg–Laurel Regional.

What airports are near Los Angeles?

The main airport in Los Angeles is Los Angeles International. It is also served by Tijuana International, San Diego International, John Wayne, Hollywood Burbank, Ontario International, Palm Springs International, Long Beach, Santa Maria Public, Santa Barbara Municipal, Meadows Field.

What buses and trains depart from New Orleans?

A number of bus and train companies depart from New Orleans, including Greyhound.

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