Find Cheap Flights from New York City (NYC) to New Orleans (MSY)

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New York City to New Orleans Route Information

Travel Distance:1,184 Miles
Airlines Flying This Route:JetBlue Airways, Southwest Airlines, Virgin Atlantic Airways
Avg. Flight Duration:3.17 Hours

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Flights from New York City to New Orleans

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Airports in New York City

New York City is served by 2 airports - John F. Kennedy International Airport, and LaGuardia Airport. John F. Kennedy International Airport is the primary airport serving New York. The airport is situated in Queens, New York, U.S.A. It is owned by City of New York and operated by Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. Apart from being hub for American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Atlas Air, Kalitta Air, and Polar Air Cargo, the airport is a focus city for JetBlue Airways and Norwegian Long Haul. It offers passenger & cargo service to both domestic and international destinations. Some of the destinations it serves include London, Dubai, Santiago, Madrid, Paris, Rome, Dublin, Milan, Boston, Miami, Orlando, San Juan, and more. Both, John F. Kennedy International Airport and LaGuardia Airport are connected to the city through AirTrain, car rentals, taxis, car & van services, and public transit.

Explore New Orleans

The city of New Orleans is situated in the U.S. State of Louisiana. It is the largest city in the State and a major port in the country. The city is spread on both sides of the Mississippi River and is famos for its distinct French and Spanish Creole architecture. With Art Museums, History Museums, Children Museums, Historic Homes, Nature Museums, Religious Museums, Multicultural Museums, and more the city allows visitors to learn and explore its culture, history, and heritage. New Orleans is the birth place of Jazz music. The city is home to several theaters, orchestra, and ballet companies. Crescent City Swing, Marigny Opera Ballet, New Orleans Ballet Association, and New Orleans Ballet Theatre are some of these.

Things to Do in New Orleans

City Park

The City Park is a public park in New Orleans. Spread over 1,300 acres of area, the park in itself is home to several attractions. Situated in its premises are New Orleans Botanical Garden, New Orleans Museum of Art and Sculpture Garde, Carousel Gardens Amusement Park, Storyland, and City Splash Water Park. There are tennis courts and golf course with 18 holes. It is said that the park has the world's largest mature live oak trees, with one almost 800 years old. With so many things at one place, the City Park is indeed an attraction worth visiting.

The Cabildo (Louisiana State Museum)

The Cabildo or Louisiana State Museum is situated next to the St. Louise Cathedral. The Cabildo was built as the residence of the Spanish Governor. It is known for the museum and it outstanding collections and as a historic building. Housed within are rare artifacts of America's history including Napoleon’s death mask. There are artifacts, images, and documents related to the Battle of New Orleans in American Culture. Also a self-portrait by Julien Hudson has also been displayed within the museum.

New Orleans Museum of Art

The New Orleans Museum of Art is situated in the southern part of the city. It is the oldest fine arts museum in the city. The museum is home to noteworthy collection of French, American, African, and Japanese art pieces. Several temporary exhibitions are also held at the museum from time-to-time.

Best Time to Fly to New Orleans

The city of New Orleans can be best visited between the months of February-May (peak season). During these months the weather remains cool and comfortable. Also various festivals & celebrations are held during this time. One can also plan to visit the city during the months of December-January, to avoid high expenses.