The cheapest times to fly from ITM to MSY are

  • January 8th to April 15th (except the week of March 19th)
  • May 7th to June 3rd
  • October 22nd to December 2nd

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 ITM to MSY is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $2264 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $1050 for Tuesday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to New Orleans

Flying from Osaka (ITM) to New Orleans, LA (MSY) will usually cost between $1051 to $1628 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $1104. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1619. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $515 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1274 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ITM to MSY flight.

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

ITM to MSY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ITM to MSY flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Osaka. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, 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 $283 (17%) 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 $1207. Return trip prices are from the MSY to ITM 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 ITM to MSY can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 41 minutes may not be realistic.


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1207
  • Average savings: $68 (5.3%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, American, ANA, British Airways, Delta, JAL, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7061 miles or 11364 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ITM to MSY flight is about 13 hour 41 minutes.

How many flights go between Osaka and New Orleans, LA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from ITM to MSY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ITM
Origination airport name Osaka International Airport
City Osaka
Country Japan
Latitude 34.8
Longitude 135.4

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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