The cheapest times to fly from MSY to CNF are

  • January 22nd to February 11th
  • March 12th to April 1st
  • May 14th to June 10th
  • August 13th to December 2nd

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 CNF is late October. Prices can be as high as $2674 for Sunday flights during early July, or as low as $885 for Monday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Belo Horizonte

Flying from New Orleans, LA (MSY) to Belo Horizonte (CNF) will usually cost between $977 to $1989 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $1115. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $1906. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $792 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1396 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MSY to CNF flight.

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

MSY to CNF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MSY to CNF flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from New Orleans. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday 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 $346 (20%) 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 $1152. Return trip prices are from the CNF 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 CNF can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 16 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MSY to CNF

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 CNF — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Miami, FL (MSY > MIA > CNF)

  • Price for both tickets: $896
  • Average savings: $500 (35.82%)

See MSY to MIA flights

Hack #2: Sao Paulo (MSY > GRU > CNF)

  • Price for both tickets: $962
  • Average savings: $435 (31.12%)

See MSY to GRU flights

Hack #3: Fort Lauderdale, FL (MSY > FLL > CNF)

  • Price for both tickets: $994
  • Average savings: $403 (28.83%)

See MSY to FLL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Azul, British Airways, COPA, Delta, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4607 miles or 7414 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MSY to CNF flight is about 9 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between New Orleans, LA and Belo Horizonte?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from MSY to CNF.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeCNF
Destination airport nameTancredo Neves International Airport
CityBelo Horizonte


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