Cheap flights from Detroit to New Orleans

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New Orleans (MSY)
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Detroit (DTT) to New Orleans (MSY)

All the information you need to plan the best DTT to MSY flight in 2022: compare Detroit to New Orleans flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New Orleans.
DTT - MSY
Price
C$ 173 - C$ 232
MSY
Temperature
11 - 28 °C
MSY
Precipitation
83 - 163 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 13% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Average price

C$ 224

Average for round-trip flights in January 2022

Round-trip from

C$ 219

From Detroit (DTT) to New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Detroit to New Orleans?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 17 days in advance, which can save you up to 25% on flights from Detroit to New Orleans compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 17 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at C$ 220. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from C$ 296.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Detroit to New Orleans (DTT - MSY)?

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 71% on flights from Detroit to New Orleans by exploring options for tickets at noon.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Detroit to New Orleans?

Our data shows that March tends to be the cheapest month to fly to New Orleans from Detroit. Users have commonly found prices around C$ 256 for the month, but tickets can be as low as C$ 119. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Detroit to New Orleans?

Flights from Detroit to New Orleans are generally found to be more expensive on Thursday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to New Orleans.

Cheap flights from Detroit to New Orleans in January, February 2022

The best prices found for DTT to MSY flights for January, February
7 Feb - 12 Feb
C$ 87pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Direct
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
7 Feb - 12 Feb
C$ 100pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
7 Feb - 12 Feb
C$ 115pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Detroit All airports to New Orleans 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from Detroit found for this year
7 Feb - 12 Feb
C$ 87pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Direct
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
7 Feb - 12 Feb
C$ 100pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
7 Feb - 12 Feb
C$ 115pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Direct flights to New Orleans from Detroit

Save time with Detroit to New Orleans direct flight deals
7 Feb - 12 Feb
C$ 87pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Direct
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
5 Apr - 12 Apr
C$ 149pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Direct
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Delta
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
19 May - 23 May
C$ 155pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Direct
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Last minute flights from Detroit to New Orleans

Late deals on round-trip flights to New Orleans from Detroit, departing today and this week
5 Feb - 9 Feb
C$ 226pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Direct
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Delta
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1 Feb - 5 Feb
C$ 253pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Direct
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Delta
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1 Feb - 5 Feb
C$ 316pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Direct
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Delta
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

One-way flights to Louis Armstrong from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to New Orleans
10:48 a.m. - 12:31 p.m.
Delta
Direct
2h 43m
DTW - MSY
Delta
C$ 251
Delta

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Flight FAQs

From Detroit to New Orleans

What airports do I use to fly from Detroit to New Orleans?

To fly from Detroit to New Orleans, you need to book a flight from All airports (DTT) to Louis Armstrong (MSY). Nonstop flights to New Orleans Louis Armstrong from Detroit All airports take 2h 40m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there are 5 outbound flights from All airports to Louis Armstrong offered by 4 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Detroit to New Orleans Louis Armstrong have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Detroit to New Orleans Louis Armstrong that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Spirit Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Detroit to New Orleans for under C$ 100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit to New Orleans for under C$ 100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just C$ 87, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 163.

Are there direct flights from Detroit to New Orleans for under C$ 100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Detroit to New Orleans under C$ 100. A good price for a direct flight from Detroit to New Orleans is less than C$ 195.

Are there last-minute flights available from Detroit to New Orleans for under C$ 300?

There are currently 18+ open flights from Detroit to New Orleans within the next 7 days for less than C$ 300.

What days are direct flights available from Detroit to New Orleans?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Monday.

How many flights depart from Detroit to New Orleans on average per day?

Travellers can expect 3 flights from Detroit to New Orleans on average per day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Detroit to New Orleans?

A quick flight from Detroit to New Orleans can take about 2h 33m. Spirit Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as C$ 87. The distance from Detroit to New Orleans is about 1500 km. All flights are typically direct.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Detroit to New Orleans round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Detroit to New Orleans is Spirit Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as C$ 87 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Delta, starting at C$ 149. You may be able to fly from Detroit to New Orleans for 65% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the most reliable airlines from Detroit to New Orleans?

Before booking your flight to New Orleans from Detroit, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Korean Air (80%), KLM (79%), Air France( 79%).

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Detroit to New Orleans?

American Airlines, Delta and Spirit Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Detroit to New Orleans.

What are the cheapest flights from Detroit to New Orleans?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for C$ 128. While the most popular route (Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - New Orleans Louis Armstrong) can be booked for C$ 331 on average our data indicates C$ 222 when flying from Detroit to New Orleans.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for New Orleans, LA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to New Orleans from Detroit?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to New Orleans Louis Armstrong within the United States

Most visitors from Detroit need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Detroit must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Detroit are not required to quarantine after entering New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

Do I need a test to fly back to Detroit from New Orleans?

Returning to Detroit from New Orleans Louis Armstrong

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New Orleans Louis Armstrong must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Detroit.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New Orleans Louis Armstrong are not required to quarantine after entering Detroit.

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Destination information for New Orleans

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Detroit to New Orleans.
Flight duration from DTT to MSY
2h 33m
Average temperature for January in New Orleans
19.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in New Orleans
164.0 mm

Airports servicing Detroit

Airports servicing New Orleans

Top 3 airlines flying from Detroit All airports to New Orleans Louis Armstrong

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Detroit to New Orleans choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
C$ 120 C$ 256 No cancel fee 65%
Search Spirit Airlines flights
Delta
C$ 149 C$ 359 No cancel fee N/A
Search Delta flights
American Airlines
C$ 157 C$ 521 No cancel fee 71%
Search American Airlines flights

Hourly flight availability from Detroit to New Orleans

See what time of day planes typically take off from Detroit towards New Orleans.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 70% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 28% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 2% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Detroit to New Orleans
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Detroit to New Orleans.
Sunday
4 daily flights
Monday
7 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
7 daily flights
Thursday
7 daily flights
Friday
6 daily flights
Saturday
2 daily flights
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