The cheapest times to fly from PER to MSY are

  • January 22nd to April 1st (except the week of February 26th)
  • April 23rd to June 3rd (except the week of May 7th)
  • July 16th to September 9th
  • October 8th to November 11th

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 PER to MSY is early to mid August. Prices can be as high as $2337 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $996 for Tuesday flights around early to mid August.


When to Fly to New Orleans

Flying from Perth (PER) to New Orleans, LA (MSY) will usually cost between $1034 to $2061 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid August with an average ticket price of $1057. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2223. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1166 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1243 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PER to MSY flight.

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

PER to MSY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PER to MSY flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Perth. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $184 (9%) 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 $1233. Return trip prices are from the MSY to PER 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 PER to MSY can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 20 hour 34 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking PER to MSY

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 PER to MSY — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (PER > LAX > MSY)

  • Price for both tickets: $1100
  • Average savings: $143 (11.51%)

See PER to PHX flights

Hack #2: Phoenix, AZ (PER > PHX > MSY)

  • Price for both tickets: $1214
  • Average savings: $29 (2.29%)

See PER to LAX flights

Hack #3: Austin, TX (PER > AUS > MSY)

  • Price for both tickets: $1227
  • Average savings: $16 (1.29%)

See PER to AUS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, Alaska, American, ANA, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Fiji Airways, JAL, JetBlue, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, United, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 10879 miles or 17508 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PER to MSY flight is about 20 hour 34 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 62 available flights from PER to MSY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PER
Origination airport name Perth International Airport
City Perth
Country Australia
Latitude -31.9
Longitude 116

Return Airport

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


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