The cheapest times to fly from MSY to ABQ are
- January 8th to February 11th
- April 2nd to April 22nd
- June 4th to June 24th (except the week of June 11th)
- July 9th to September 30th (except the weeks of July 23rd and July 30th)
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 MSY to ABQ is early September. Prices can be as high as $780 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $238 for Tuesday flights around early September.
When to Fly to Albuquerque
Flying from New Orleans, LA (MSY) to Albuquerque, NM (ABQ) will usually cost between $258 to $516 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 $262. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $508. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $246 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $362 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MSY to ABQ flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MSY to ABQ route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the MSY to ABQ flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from New Orleans. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, 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 $123 (28%) 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 $316. Return trip prices are from the ABQ to MSY flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from MSY to ABQ 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 48 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from MSY to ABQ? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Fiji Airways, Frontier, JetBlue, Qantas, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Albuquerque International Sunport Airport to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1013 miles or 1630 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from MSY to ABQ?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop MSY to ABQ flight is about 2 hour 48 minutes.
How many flights go between New Orleans, LA and Albuquerque, NM?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 56 available flights from MSY to ABQ.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport|
|City||New Orleans, LA|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Albuquerque International Sunport Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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