Cheap flights from Chicago, IL to New Orleans, LA

Flights starting at $38. Choose between American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, or United Airlines to find the best price.

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Tips to know when travelling to New Orleans

Travelers usually depart from O Hare International, Chicago Midway International, or Chicago Rockford International when they travel from Chicago to New Orleans. The distance between Chicago and New Orleans is 1350 km. The most popular airlines for this route are American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, Frontier Airlines, and BREEZE. Chicago and New Orleans have 267 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

Discover the top airlines offering direct flights from Chicago to New Orleans in the next month. You’ll find the number of daily direct flights per airline in the table.

Weekly direct flights for Sun 11.02 - Sat 17.02

AirlineSun 11.02Mon 12.02Tue 13.02Wed 14.02Thu 15.02Fri 16.02Sat 17.02
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Weekly direct flights for Sun 18.02 - Sat 24.02

AirlineSun 18.02Mon 19.02Tue 20.02Wed 21.02Thu 22.02Fri 23.02Sat 24.02
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Weekly direct flights for Sun 25.02 - Sat 02.03

AirlineSun 25.02Mon 26.02Tue 27.02Wed 28.02Thu 29.02Fri 01.03Sat 02.03
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Weekly direct flights for Sun 03.03 - Sat 09.03

AirlineSun 03.03Mon 04.03Tue 05.03Wed 06.03Thu 07.03Fri 08.03Sat 09.03
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1211111

Check-in for a flight from Chicago to New Orleans

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
American AirlinesAALAANoNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
BREEZE MXNoNo

Weather in New Orleans

Average Weather

MonthAverage monthly max temperatureAverage monthly min temperature
January16°C9°C
February18°C11°C
March21°C14°C
April24°C17°C
May28°C21°C
June31°C25°C
July31°C26°C
August32°C26°C
September30°C24°C
October26°C19°C
November21°C14°C
December18°C11°C
Hottest Month
32°C
August
Coldest month
9°C
January
Sunny days
246
days per year

14 day forecast

Saturday
17 Feb
98%
16°C7°C
24 Feb
13°C8°C
Sunday
18 Feb
12°C5°C
25 Feb
19°C9°C
Monday
19 Feb
13°C6°C
26 Feb
21°C12°C
Tuesday
20 Feb
18°C9°C
27 Feb
22°C14°C
Wednesday
21 Feb
21°C11°C
28 Feb
22°C17°C
Thursday
22 Feb
76%
22°C14°C
29 Feb
89%
24°C18°C
Friday
23 Feb
80%
21°C15°C
1 Mar
82%
19°C14°C

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