The cheapest times to fly from HIB to MSY are

  • May 21st to June 10th
  • June 25th to September 30th (except the weeks of July 16th and July 23rd)
  • October 29th to November 18th (except the week of November 5th)
  • December 3rd to February 11th (except the weeks of December 17th and December 24th)

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 HIB to MSY is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $942 for Sunday flights during mid March, or as low as $254 for Tuesday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to New Orleans

Flying from Hibbing, MN (HIB) to New Orleans, LA (MSY) will usually cost between $349 to $697 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $365. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $655. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $291 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $478 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HIB to MSY flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the HIB to MSY route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

HIB to MSY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HIB to MSY flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Hibbing. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $205 (34%) 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 $403. Return trip prices are from the MSY to HIB flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from HIB 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 3 hour 9 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking HIB to MSY

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from HIB to MSY — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Minneapolis, MN (HIB > MSP > MSY)

  • Price for both tickets: $433
  • Average savings: $45 (9.41%)

See HIB to MSP flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from HIB to MSY? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport to Range Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1209 miles or 1946 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from HIB to MSY?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HIB to MSY flight is about 3 hour 9 minutes.

How many flights go between Hibbing, MN and New Orleans, LA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 25 available flights from HIB to MSY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HIB
Origination airport name Range Regional Airport
City Hibbing, MN
Country the United States
Latitude 47.4
Longitude -92.8

Return Airport

Destination code MSY
Destination airport name Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport
City New Orleans, LA
Country the United States
Latitude 30
Longitude -90.3


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