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Route Information for Flights from Columbus to New Orleans

Origin Airport IATA Code CMH
Destination Airport IATA Code MSY
Distance 1,277 km

Columbus (CMH) to New Orleans (MSY)

Whaa?! A trip to New Orleans! Well, looks like you'll need a ticket from Columbus pretty soon. Well, unless you'd rather walk. And although we agree walking is great exercise, you probably want to get there before the year ends. Fortunately, you found us. Hotwire can get you a fabulous deal on your flight from CMH to MSY.

How do you get the best deal on a ticket from Columbus to New Orleans?

We've been doing this for years, which means getting that great deal on a New Orleans flight is easy-peasy. You can pocket that extra cash for more than just getting from point A to point B with a few simple steps.

What is the cheapest day to fly?

With the right attitude and flexibility, you can fly for less. Below are the cheapest days to fly:

  • Tuesday and Wednesday—You know how most stores are not crowded midweek? Same thing here. So, get on while the getting is good.
  • Thursday and Saturday—Get a head start on that Friday crowd. This also works on your return flight. Shorten your vacay by a day and increase your savings.
  • Monday through Thursday—If you're flying internationally, deals are often available when departing these days.

Why are flights cheaper if you stay over the weekend?

Spending the weekend at your destination, like New Orleans, usually means lower airfare since most people fly during this time. We are all for that!

What are shoulder seasons?

Have good weather, will travel. For example, Europe, Hawaii, and Alaska are big hits in the summer. During spring, New Orleans, Florida, and California open their arms to tourists. Winter is prime for Mexico and the Caribbean because of its warm weather, as well as ski and snowboard destinations like the Colorado Rockies. Who doesn't love that harvest of autumn colors? The Pacific Northwest, Northern California, and New England are popular this time of the year. If you can plan your trip around these peak seasons, you'll not only save money, but you'll typically avoid the crowds. Win-win in our books.

If the price is right, pick it!

There are a lot of other people that are longing for a stellar bargain on a flight from Columbus to New Orleans. You may miss your opportunity to dial in the time and the flight you wanted.

What is the Hotwire Hot Rate?

The Hotwire Hot Rate is for travelers who have a lot of flexibility in their travel plans. You can get a great deal on a flight from Columbus (CMH) to New Orleans (MSY). After your purchase, you'll get the time and name of the airline, but with a little risk you can get huge savings.

Book today

We're here to help you save some money on your ticket to New Orleans. Use our guide to help you score that unreal deal. For the ultra-flexible-go with the flow vacationer, go for the Hotwire Hot Rate. You'll get your flight and have more cash in your wallet to do New Orleans up right. So say "Goodbye" to Columbus and "What's up?" to New Orleans.

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^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Hotwire.com from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 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.