The cheapest times to fly from JHM to MSY are

  • January 8th to March 11th
  • April 23rd to May 20th
  • July 23rd to August 5th
  • October 8th to December 9th (except the weeks of November 12th and November 26th)

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 JHM to MSY is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1599 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $943 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to New Orleans

Flying from Kapalua, HI (JHM) to New Orleans, LA (MSY) will usually cost between $1010 to $1352 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1017. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1301. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $284 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1136 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JHM to MSY flight.

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

JHM to MSY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JHM to MSY flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Kapalua. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is 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 $133 (11%) 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 $1096. Return trip prices are from the MSY to JHM 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 JHM 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 8 hour 25 minutes may not be realistic.


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $860
  • Average savings: $276 (24.31%)

See JHM to LAX flights

Hack #2: Honolulu, HI (JHM > HNL > MSY)

  • Price for both tickets: $865
  • Average savings: $271 (23.82%)

See JHM to HNL flights

Hack #3: San Jose, CA (JHM > SJC > MSY)

  • Price for both tickets: $977
  • Average savings: $159 (14%)

See JHM to SJC flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Hawaiian, Mokulele Airlines, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4134 miles or 6653 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JHM to MSY flight is about 8 hour 25 minutes.

How many flights go between Kapalua, HI 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 JHM to MSY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeJHM
Origination airport nameKapalua Airport
CityKapalua, HI
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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