The cheapest times to fly from MSY to MYR are

  • January 8th to February 11th
  • May 28th to July 15th (except the week of June 11th)
  • August 13th to November 18th (except the weeks of October 8th and October 15th)
  • December 3rd to December 16th

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 MYR is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $1292 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $235 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Myrtle Beach

Flying from New Orleans, LA (MSY) to Myrtle Beach, SC (MYR) will usually cost between $255 to $453 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $249. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $698. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $449 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $307 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MSY to MYR flight.

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

MSY to MYR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MSY to MYR 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 $0.27, 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 $99 (26%) 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 $282. Return trip prices are from the MYR 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 MYR 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 16 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from MSY to MYR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Fayetteville Regional/Grannis Field Airport (FAY) in Fayetteville, NC

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from MYR
  • Usually 18.11% less expensive than MYR
  • 1-layover flights available

See MSY to FAY flights

Destination alternative #2: Coastal Carolina Regional Airport (EWN) in New Bern/Morehead/Beaufort, NC

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from MYR
  • Usually 19.41% less expensive than MYR
  • 1-layover flights available

See MSY to EWN flights

Destination alternative #3: Wilmington International Airport (ILM) in Wilmington, NC

  • 72 miles (116 km) away from MYR
  • Usually 16.80% less expensive than MYR
  • 1-layover flights available

See MSY to ILM flights

Destination alternative #4: Albert J Ellis Airport (OAJ) in Jacksonville/Camp Lejeune, NC

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from MYR
  • Usually 12.89% less expensive than MYR
  • 1-layover flights available

See MSY to OAJ flights

Destination alternative #5: Florence Regional Airport (FLO) in Florence, SC

  • 57 miles (92 km) away from MYR
  • Usually 12.23% less expensive than MYR
  • 1-layover flights available

See MSY to FLO flights

Destination alternative #6: Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE) in Columbia, SC

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from MYR
  • Usually 11.58% less expensive than MYR
  • 1-layover flights available

See MSY to CAE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Myrtle Beach International Airport to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 712 miles or 1146 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MSY to MYR flight is about 2 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between New Orleans, LA and Myrtle Beach, SC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 56 available flights from MSY to MYR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeMYR
Destination airport nameMyrtle Beach International Airport
CityMyrtle Beach, SC
Countrythe United States


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