The cheapest times to fly from HKG to MSY are

  • February 12th to June 17th
  • October 8th to December 2nd (except the week of October 22nd)

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 HKG to MSY is mid May. Prices can be as high as $1727 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $657 for Tuesday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to New Orleans

Flying from Hong Kong (HKG) to New Orleans, LA (MSY) will usually cost between $814 to $1313 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $741. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1427. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $686 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $995 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HKG to MSY flight.

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

HKG to MSY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HKG to MSY flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Hong Kong. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $142 (13%) 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 $953. Return trip prices are from the MSY to HKG 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 HKG 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 16 hour 15 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking HKG 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 HKG to MSY — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (HKG > LAX > MSY)

  • Price for both tickets: $859
  • Average savings: $136 (13.62%)

See HKG to IAH flights

Hack #2: Houston, TX (HKG > IAH > MSY)

  • Price for both tickets: $928
  • Average savings: $67 (6.74%)

See HKG to LAX flights

Hack #3: Seattle, WA (HKG > SEA > MSY)

  • Price for both tickets: $940
  • Average savings: $55 (5.53%)

See HKG to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Fiji Airways, Finnair, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, SAS, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport to Hong Kong International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8481 miles or 13649 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HKG to MSY flight is about 16 hour 15 minutes.

How many flights go between Hong Kong and New Orleans, LA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from HKG to MSY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HKG
Origination airport name Hong Kong International Airport
City Hong Kong
Country Hong Kong
Latitude 22.3
Longitude 113.9

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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