Cheap flights from Austin, TX to New Orleans, LA

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Cheapest one-way trip

$74

Cheapest nonstop round-trip

$74

Cheapest round-trip

$120

Average round-trip

$184

Nonstop flights in December

$74 – $358

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$120
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$120

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Travelers usually depart from Austin–Bergstrom International, Austin, TX - Greyhound Station, Austin, TX Train Station, Austin-South Congress, or Austin Municipal Airport when they travel from Austin 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 Austin and New Orleans is 714 km. The most popular airlines for this route are American Airlines, United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and Alaska Airlines. Austin and New Orleans have 138 direct flights per week.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
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Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Alaska AirlinesASAASYesOpens 24 days before flight
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Austin to New Orleans?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Austin and New Orleans takes around 1.4 hours.
What is the flight distance between Austin and New Orleans?
The flight distance between Austin and New Orleans is 714 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Austin and New Orleans?
Several carriers operate flights between Austin and New Orleans. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Alaska Airlines, American Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Austin?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Austin and Las Vegas, Denver, Orlando, Washington, D.C., San Francisco, San Diego, Chicago, Philadelphia, Seattle, Salt Lake City, Los Angeles, Paris, London, Minneapolis, Atlanta, Cincinnati, New York, Detroit, Santa Ana, Indianapolis.
What are the most popular routes to and from New Orleans?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New Orleans and Denver, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Raleigh, New York, Cincinnati, Washington, D.C., Orlando, Salt Lake City, Atlanta, Chicago, Phoenix, Las Vegas, San Diego, Fort Lauderdale, Pittsburgh, Minneapolis, Boston, Portland.
Which airports are there in Austin?
Austin is mainly served by Austin–Bergstrom International. But there are other airports nearby, including Austin Municipal Airport, Austin Airport.
What airports are near Austin?
The main airport in Austin is Austin–Bergstrom International. It is also served by George Bush Intercontinental, San Antonio International, William P. Hobby, Victoria Regional, Easterwood, Killeen–Fort Hood Regional, Waco Regional, David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport.
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, Lafayette Regional, Mobile Regional, Baton Rouge Metropolitan, Gulfport–Biloxi International, Mobile Downtown Airport, Hattiesburg–Laurel Regional.
What buses and trains depart from Austin?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Austin, including Amtrak train.
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