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Selected fares from New Orleans to Chicago

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Route Information for Flights from New Orleans to Chicago

Origin Airport IATA Code MSY
Destination Airport IATA Code ORD
Flight Price $34
Distance 1,342 km

New Orleans (MSY) to Chicago (CHI)

What?! A trip to Chicago! You'll be needing a flight from New Orleans. We suppose you could ride a scooter for most of it, but you probably are on a bit of a time crunch. Fortunately, you found us. We can get you a great deal on your next flight from MSY to CHI.

How can you get a great rate on tickets from New Orleans to Chicago?

Hotwire has been doing this for years, so we know a few ways to get the best rate on your flight to Chicago. 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.

Can staying the weekend get me a cheaper ticket?

If you stay through the weekend, generally that return ticket to MSY can be cheaper since you'll be leaving earlier in the week. All those business travelers have less flexible schedules, so that means more savings for you. Of course, we don't want to twist your rubber arm or anything.

Why travel during the off-peak season?

Off-peak and shoulder seasons are when most people aren't going to certain locations. So when it is cold, most people head off to warmer climates like the Caribbean, Mexico, Hawaii, etc., just like our feathered friends. But in the summer, you'll find that Europe is where it's at. You can usually save on your flight when you fly when everyone else isn't.

Jump on that great rate

Airlines change their rates by the hour sometimes. If you see the price you like, then pick it. There are a lot of other people that are waiting an awesome rate on a flight from New Orleans to Chicago. You might lose your opportunity to get the flight and the schedule you need.

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 one of our best rates on a flight from New Orleans (MSY) to Chicago (CHI). After you book, you'll get the time and name of the airline, but with a little risk you can get huge savings.

Book today

Use our guide before you book your next flight from New Orleans to Chicago. You may have enough cash back in your wallet to add something that makes this holiday extra awesome ... or you can pocket the savings and put it toward your next flight out of 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.