Orlando, FL to New Orleans, LA flights from £62

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Tips to know when travelling to New Orleans

Travelers usually depart from Orlando International, Orlando Sanford International, Winter Park, FL station, Orlando, FL Train Station, or Orlando when they travel from Orlando to New Orleans. Book your trip to arrive at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International, New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal, or New Orleans, LA-Charles Poydras. The distance between Orlando and New Orleans is 886 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and United Airlines. Orlando and New Orleans have 367 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Orlando to New Orleans

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
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American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo

New Orleans travel tips

1) Get inspired at the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden in New Orleans

Go to 1 Collins Diboll Circle in New Orleans to enjoy the beauty of the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden. Interesting sculptures, the 19-meter-long mosaic wall and the amazing glass bridge await! If you get hungry, visit the Ralph's on the Park cafe to order their 3 Appetizers + a glass of wine for $33.

2) Prove your visit to New Orleans — take a selfie with a daiquiri

Taking a selfie with a daiquiri in hand is one of the most iconic things to do in New Orleans. The cocktail was popular in the 80s and 90s since it was allowed to consume it while driving. The local laws have tightened, but you can take a few frozen delights, park a car, and stroll around town drink-in-hand.

3) Purchase a Jazzy Pass if public transport is your main mean of transportation in New Orleans

One-way fares on streetcars and buses in New Orleans cost $1.25 per person. If you're planning to use public transportation more than once during your stay, buy a Jazzy Pass; it offers unlimited rides on both buses and streetcars. Prices vary from $3 to $55, depending on the length of its validity (three, five, or thirty days). You may buy it in some retail locations, such as Walgreens.

United States COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Most travelers from Orlando, ORL can enter New Orleans, MSY.

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Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is required
  • No quarantine is required

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in United States in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Orlando to New Orleans?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Orlando and New Orleans takes around 1.8 hours.
What is the flight distance between Orlando and New Orleans?
The flight distance between Orlando and New Orleans is 886 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Orlando and New Orleans?
Several carriers operate flights between Orlando and New Orleans. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Frontier Airlines, Spirit Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Orlando?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Orlando and London, Manchester, Buffalo, New York, San Juan, Dublin, Edmonton, Las Vegas, Calgary, Toronto, Chicago, Houston, Dallas, Washington, D.C., Edinburgh, Glasgow, Denver, Reykjavik, Atlanta, Montreal.
What are the most popular routes to and from New Orleans?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New Orleans and London, Montreal, Toronto, Calgary, Austin, Boston, New York, Manchester, Fort Lauderdale, Las Vegas, Taipei, Washington, D.C., Reykjavik, Dublin, Philadelphia, Denver, Detroit, Manila, Malta, Raleigh.
Which airports are there in Orlando?
Orlando is mainly served by Orlando International. But there are other airports nearby, including Orlando Sanford International, Orlando Executive.
What airports are near Orlando?
The main airport in Orlando is Orlando International. It is also served by Tampa International, Jacksonville International, Southwest Florida International, Palm Beach International, Sarasota–Bradenton International, St. Pete–Clearwater International, Punta Gorda, Orlando Melbourne International, Daytona Beach International, Gainesville Regional.
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, Baton Rouge Metropolitan, Mobile Downtown Airport, Hattiesburg–Laurel Regional.
What buses and trains depart from Orlando?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Orlando, including Amtrak train.
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