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The cheapest times to fly from MKE to MSY are

  • May 21st to June 3rd
  • July 23rd to October 7th
  • October 29th to February 11th (except the weeks of November 19th and December 24th)

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 MKE to MSY is early December. Prices can be as high as $707 for Sunday flights during mid March, or as low as $222 for Tuesday flights around early December.

 

When to Fly to New Orleans

Flying from Milwaukee, WI (MKE) to New Orleans, LA (MSY) will usually cost between $222 to $481 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $227. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $435. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $208 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $257 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MKE to MSY flight.

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

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MKE to MSY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MKE to MSY flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Milwaukee. 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 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 $187 (44%) 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 $228. Return trip prices are from the MSY to MKE flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MKE 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 2 hour 37 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MKE 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, Frontier, Qantas, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 904 miles or 1455 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MKE to MSY flight is about 2 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between Milwaukee, WI and New Orleans, LA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 72 available flights from MKE to MSY.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code MKE
Origination airport name General Mitchell International Airport
City Milwaukee, WI
Country the United States
Latitude 42.9
Longitude -87.9

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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