The cheapest times to fly from LFW to MSY are

  • January 15th to June 17th (except the weeks of March 19th and April 16th)
  • November 12th to November 25th

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 LFW to MSY is late January. Prices can be as high as $4586 for Saturday flights during early to mid October, or as low as $1107 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to New Orleans

Flying from Lome (LFW) to New Orleans, LA (MSY) will usually cost between $1141 to $2201 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $1405. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid October, with an average price of $2213. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $808 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1764 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LFW to MSY flight.

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

LFW to MSY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LFW to MSY flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Lome. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MSY, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into LFW. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to New Orleans, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Lome. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $581 (29%) 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 $1263. Return trip prices are from the MSY to LFW 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 LFW 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 11 hour 57 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: New York, NY (LFW > JFK > MSY)

  • Price for both tickets: $1438
  • Average savings: $327 (18.51%)

See LFW to CDG flights

Hack #2: Paris (LFW > CDG > MSY)

  • Price for both tickets: $1456
  • Average savings: $309 (17.49%)

See LFW to JFK flights

Hack #3: Boston, MA (LFW > BOS > MSY)

  • Price for both tickets: $1468
  • Average savings: $296 (16.78%)

See LFW to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6095 miles or 9809 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LFW to MSY flight is about 11 hour 57 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from LFW to MSY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LFW
Origination airport name Gnassingbe Eyadema International Airport
City Lome
Country Togo
Latitude 6.2
Longitude 1.3

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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