The cheapest times to fly from MSY to ASU are

  • January 22nd to June 10th (except the weeks of January 29th, February 12th, February 26th, and April 2nd)
  • October 8th to December 2nd (except the weeks of October 15th and November 19th)

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 ASU is mid March. Prices can be as high as $1768 for Friday flights during late July, or as low as $783 for Monday flights around mid March.


When to Fly to Asuncion

Flying from New Orleans, LA (MSY) to Asuncion (ASU) will usually cost between $805 to $1483 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid March with an average ticket price of $814. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1464. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $650 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $989 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MSY to ASU flight.

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

MSY to ASU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MSY to ASU flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from New Orleans. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Asuncion, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to New Orleans. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $163 (13%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $955. Return trip prices are from the ASU to MSY 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 MSY to ASU can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 53 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MSY to ASU

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 MSY to ASU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Orlando, FL (MSY > MCO > ASU)

  • Price for both tickets: $873
  • Average savings: $116 (11.73%)

See MSY to MCO flights

Hack #2: Fort Lauderdale, FL (MSY > FLL > ASU)

  • Price for both tickets: $893
  • Average savings: $96 (9.71%)

See MSY to FLL flights

Hack #3: Miami, FL (MSY > MIA > ASU)

  • Price for both tickets: $900
  • Average savings: $89 (9%)

See MSY to MIA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Aeromexico, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4389 miles or 7063 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MSY to ASU flight is about 8 hour 53 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from MSY to ASU.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeASU
Destination airport nameSilvio Pettirossi International Airport


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