The cheapest times to fly from JAC to MSY are

  • June 25th to December 16th

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 JAC to MSY is early September. Prices can be as high as $1096 for Sunday flights during mid May, or as low as $258 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to New Orleans

Flying from Jackson, WY (JAC) to New Orleans, LA (MSY) will usually cost between $331 to $800 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $367. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid May, with an average price of $825. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $458 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $543 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JAC to MSY flight.

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

JAC to MSY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JAC to MSY flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Jackson. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, 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 (32%) 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 $445. Return trip prices are from the MSY to JAC 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 JAC 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 37 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 JAC to MSY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Mobile Regional Airport (MOB) in Mobile, AL

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from MSY
  • Usually 2.39% less expensive than MSY
  • 1-layover flights available

See JAC to MOB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1465 miles or 2358 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JAC to MSY flight is about 3 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between Jackson, WY and New Orleans, LA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 60 available flights from JAC to MSY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeJAC
Origination airport nameJackson Hole Airport
CityJackson, WY
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeMSY
Destination airport nameLouis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport
CityNew Orleans, LA
Countrythe United States


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