The cheapest times to fly from BRO to MSY are
- January 15th to February 11th
- May 28th to June 17th
- July 9th to November 18th (except the week of July 23rd)
based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from BRO to MSY is early December. Prices can be as high as $548 for Sunday flights during early March, or as low as $342 for Tuesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to New Orleans
Flying from Brownsville, TX (BRO) to New Orleans, LA (MSY) will usually cost between $342 to $456 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $360. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $430. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $70 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $384 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BRO to MSY flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BRO to MSY route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the BRO to MSY flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Brownsville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.46, which is a bit above average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MSY, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into BRO. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $59 (14%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $365. Return trip prices are from the MSY to BRO flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from BRO to MSY can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 55 minutes may not be realistic.
Alternative Nearby Airports
Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from BRO to MSY while comparing.
- 65 miles (105 km) away from MSY
- Usually 1.30% less expensive than MSY
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from BRO to MSY? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport to Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 520 miles or 837 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from BRO to MSY?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop BRO to MSY flight is about 1 hour 55 minutes.
How many flights go between Brownsville, TX and New Orleans, LA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from BRO to MSY.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport|
|City||New Orleans, LA|
|Country||the United States|
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