Cheap flights from Detroit to New Orleans

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Detroit (DTT) to New Orleans (MSY)

All the information you need to plan the best DTT to MSY flight in 2021: compare Detroit to New Orleans flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New Orleans.
DTT - MSY
Price
C$ 217 - C$ 291
MSY
Temperature
19 - 33 °C
MSY
Rainfall
83 - 198 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

Round-trip from

C$ 217

From Detroit to New Orleans

One-way from

C$ 78

One-way flight from Detroit to New Orleans

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Detroit to New Orleans?

Leaving on a Sunday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 58% on the overall cost on flights from Detroit to New Orleans.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Detroit to New Orleans?

To save on the cost of your flight from Detroit to New Orleans, book at least 49 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 23% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from C$ 599 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as C$ 745.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in May. For low rates, September can be a great choice for travel to New Orleans. Flights to New Orleans from Detroit in September are about C$ 559 on average during September, but can be found for as low as C$ 392.

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Detroit to New Orleans is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 71% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Detroit to New Orleans in July, August 2021

The best prices found for DTT to MSY flights for July, August
25 Aug - 1 Sep
C$ 99pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
21 Aug - 24 Aug
C$ 119pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
24 Aug - 28 Aug
C$ 121pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Detroit to New Orleans 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from Detroit found for this year
25 Aug - 1 Sep
C$ 99pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
21 Aug - 24 Aug
C$ 119pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
24 Aug - 28 Aug
C$ 121pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Direct flights to New Orleans from Detroit

Save time with Detroit to New Orleans direct flight deals
16 Aug - 21 Aug
C$ 156pp
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
17 Sep - 20 Sep
C$ 161pp
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
15 Aug - 20 Aug
C$ 165pp
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
1 Aug - 10 Aug
C$ 157pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Direct
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
2 Aug - 5 Aug
C$ 186pp
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
4 Aug - 7 Aug
C$ 190pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

One-way flights to New Orleans from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to New Orleans
2:05 a.m. - 3:46 a.m.
Spirit Airlines
Direct
2h 41m
DTW - MSY
Spirit Airlines
C$ 78
Spirit
2:10 a.m. - 3:42 a.m.
Spirit Airlines
Direct
2h 32m
DTW - MSY
Spirit Airlines
C$ 83
Spirit
2:10 a.m. - 3:42 a.m.
Spirit Airlines
Direct
2h 32m
DTW - MSY
Spirit Airlines
C$ 109
Spirit

Related info for your journey

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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 42m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there are 4 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$ 126 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit to New Orleans for under C$ 126. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just C$ 99, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 148.

Are there direct flights from Detroit to New Orleans for under C$ 251 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Detroit to New Orleans under C$ 251. A good price for a direct flight from Detroit to New Orleans is less than C$ 210.

Are there last-minute flights available from Detroit to New Orleans for under C$ 251?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Detroit to New Orleans within the next 7 days for less than C$ 251.

Is Detroit weather warmer or cooler than New Orleans?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 33 °C's in July, on average. The temperature in New Orleans is generally hotter than in Detroit. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Detroit to New Orleans?

For as low as C$ 175, Delta can have you in New Orleans from Detroit in 2h 27m. Most flights are nonstop.

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

Spirit Airlines, at C$ 99, was found to be the cheapest airline from Detroit to New Orleans. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Delta. These flights start at 61% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Detroit to New Orleans one-way?

C$ 50 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Spirit Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Delta, with prices from C$ 149.

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
2h 32m
Average temperature for July in New Orleans
33.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in New Orleans
158.0 mm

Airports servicing Detroit

Airports servicing New Orleans

Top 3 airlines flying from Detroit to New Orleans

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$ 95 C$ 203 No cancel fee 65%
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Delta
C$ 118 C$ 284 No cancel fee N/A
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American Airlines
C$ 124 C$ 412 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.
Evening 6 PM to midnight 45% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 25% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 21% of flight departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 9% 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
5 daily flights
Monday
6 daily flights
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
3 daily flights
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
6 daily flights
Saturday
5 daily flights
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