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The cheapest times to fly from MSY to DAL are

  • August 6th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to February 11th (except the week of December 17th)

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 DAL is mid August. Prices can be as high as $1444 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $172 for Tuesday flights around mid August.

 

When to Fly to Dallas

Flying from New Orleans, LA (MSY) to Dallas, TX (DAL) will usually cost between $182 to $608 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $184. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $603. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $419 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $325 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MSY to DAL flight.

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

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MSY to DAL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MSY to DAL 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 $0.46, which is a bit above 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 $214 (45%) 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 $264. Return trip prices are from the DAL to MSY flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MSY to DAL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 46 minutes may be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from MSY to DAL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Robert Gray AAF Airport (GRK) in Killeen, TX

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from DAL
  • Usually 28.62% less expensive than DAL
  • 1-layover flights available

See MSY to GRK flights

Destination alternative #2: Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) in Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from DAL
  • Usually 24.62% less expensive than DAL
  • Nonstop flights available

See MSY to DFW flights

Destination alternative #3: Waco Regional Airport (ACT) in Waco, TX

  • 88 miles (142 km) away from DAL
  • Usually 8.92% less expensive than DAL
  • 1-layover flights available

See MSY to ACT flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dallas Love Field Airport to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 436 miles or 702 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MSY to DAL flight is about 1 hour 46 minutes.

How many flights go between New Orleans, LA and Dallas, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 61 available flights from MSY to DAL.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code MSY
Origination airport name Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport
City New Orleans, LA
Country the United States
Latitude 30
Longitude -90.3

Return Airport

Destination code DAL
Destination airport name Dallas Love Field Airport
City Dallas, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 32.8
Longitude -96.9

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from MSY to DAL tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 35% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 9% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave DAL heading for MSY about 10 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Dallas, TX is about 3 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Southwest: 10 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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