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Fares from $34 One Way, $35 Round Trip from New Orleans to Orlando

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Route Information for Flights from New Orleans to Orlando

Origin Airport IATA CodeMSY
Destination Airport IATA CodeORL
Distance550 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesSouthwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival12:49PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival10:55PM UTC

Explore the world-famous sights of central Florida by booking flights from New Orleans to Orlando. Use Orbitz to plan your trip and you’ll be enjoying Orlando’s rollercoasters, theme parks and attractions before you know it.


Popular Routes from New Orleans to Orlando

Linking two of the most iconic cities in the southern US, flights from New Orleans to Orlando are in demand throughout the year. Popular with visitors traveling to Orlando’s famous resorts and theme parks, the route gives passengers easy access to this unique part of Florida.

All of the services that connect New Orleans with Orlando depart from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International and land at Orlando International. Orlando is actually one of the most popular destinations for passengers flying from New Orleans, with around a quarter of a million people making the journey every year.

Airlines offering direct flights from New Orleans to Orlando include Spirit, Frontier and Southwest.


The Flight from New Orleans to Orlando

Flight time from New Orleans to Orlando is approximately one hour 45 minutes. However, as Orlando is one hour ahead of New Orleans, you’ll technically touch down around three hours after you take off.

On the way home, your flight will take a little longer. Planes travelling from east to west often encounter strong headwinds and this has an impact on how fast they can travel. On average, your return flight from Orlando to New Orleans will take 10 to 15 minutes longer than the outbound leg.

By road, the distance between New Orleans and Orlando is around 650 miles. However, as planes can fly straight over the Gulf of Mexico, the air route is considerably shorter.

As you’ll be flying over water for much of the journey, there won’t be a lot to see out of the plane window on the way. However, if you have a window seat, you may well be able to enjoy great views of Florida’s beaches and countryside as you approach Orlando.

Orlando International is one of the busiest airports in the US. A hub for Silver Airways and a focus city for Frontier, JetBlue, Southwest and Spirit, it offers an excellent choice of low cost flights to destinations around the country.

After you touch down at Orlando International, you can continue your journey by bus, taxi or hire car. A lot of the resorts and hotels in the area offer free shuttle services to guests arriving at the airport. Check your booking before you fly to see if a transfer is included in your trip.

Book flights to Orlando with Orbitz and save more of your vacation budget for exploring the city’s iconic attractions.


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Flights from New Orleans to Orlando - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from New Orleans to Orlando?

Yep, your memorable getaway is just one easy flight away. Fantastic news, isn't it? Travel comfortably aboard one of the 3 carriers that fly straight from New Orleans, LA Airport (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.) to Orlando, FL Airport (MCO-Orlando Intl.). Popular choices include:

  • Southwest Airlines
  • Spirit Airlines
  • Frontier Airlines
What is the shortest flight from New Orleans to Orlando?

It can take as little as 1 hour and 45 minutes to travel from New Orleans, LA Airport (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.) to Orlando, FL Airport (MCO-Orlando Intl.). Buckle up and enjoy the trip, because you’ll be disembarking in the blink of an eye.

What airlines fly from New Orleans to Orlando most frequently?

Southwest Airlines (WN) is one of the airlines with the most flights from New Orleans, LA Airport (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.) to Orlando, FL Airport (MCO-Orlando Intl.). It offers 59 services each month on this route. Taking a vacation is one of life's biggest pleasures, and this airline will get you to your destination quickly and safely. Also check out the great deals available with Spirit Airlines (NK). Offering 43 monthly flights between New Orleans and Orlando, they make the journey just as delightful as the destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.