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Los Angeles LAXFort Lauderdale FLLLos Angeles LAX

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$138

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Los Angeles LAXNew Orleans MSY

Spirit Airlines

$106

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Travelers usually depart from Los Angeles International, Los Angeles, CA Bus Station, Los Angeles, CA - Union Station, Los Angeles - Westwood Amtrak, or Los Angeles, CA - Downtown LA when they travel from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles and New Orleans is 2685 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, and Frontier Airlines. Los Angeles and New Orleans have 266 direct flights per week.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
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United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
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American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
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Most travelers from Los Angeles, LAX can enter New Orleans, MSY.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Los Angeles to New Orleans?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Los Angeles and New Orleans takes around 3.6 hours.
What is the flight distance between Los Angeles and New Orleans?
The flight distance between Los Angeles and New Orleans is 2685 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Los Angeles and New Orleans?
Several carriers operate flights between Los Angeles and New Orleans. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Delta Air Lines, Spirit Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Los Angeles?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Los Angeles and Paris, Guadalajara, Cancún, Mexico City, Las Vegas, Denver, New York, London, Atlanta, Barcelona, Rome, Amsterdam, Chicago, Cincinnati, Washington, D.C., Lisbon, Berlin, San José del Cabo, Madrid, Munich.
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, Raleigh, New York, Cincinnati, Washington, D.C., Orlando, Austin, Salt Lake City, Atlanta, Chicago, Phoenix, Las Vegas, San Diego, Fort Lauderdale, Pittsburgh, Minneapolis, Boston, Portland.
What airports are near Los Angeles?
The main airport in Los Angeles is Los Angeles International. It is also served by Los Angeles International, San Diego International, John Wayne, Tijuana International, Ontario International, Hollywood Burbank, Palm Springs International, Santa Maria Public, Santa Barbara Municipal, Long Beach.
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, Baton Rouge Metropolitan, Lafayette Regional, Hattiesburg–Laurel Regional, Mobile Regional, Mobile Downtown Airport.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Los Angeles and New Orleans?
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