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Jazz music, Creole food and a thriving arts scene. New Orleans is a city with many facets. High-reaching skyscrapers have their bases below sea level. You’ll run into a liberal culture backed by Southern hospitality and a mixture of French, Caribbean and American cultures. It’s “the Big Easy”—and a big party. So take it easy on your flight with a nap to rest up for all the fun things to do here!
After flights to New Orleans land, getting around is easy. You can hail a taxi or take a bus to where most of the action is: the French Quarter and Frenchmen Street. However you get there, we insist you take at least one of the charming streetcars around to the Marigny or the Garden District. Want more freedom? Check out our car hire options.
Do you fancy morning New Orleans flights? Hop on a riverboat cruise to see the Mississippi and hear a jazz band.
Landing in the afternoon? Head to one of the city’s cemeteries, many of which are reportedly haunted. Most close before dark, but you might be able to catch a glimpse of a ghost at dusk. Boo!
After dark, Bourbon Street and Frenchmen Street are the places to be for some grub, music and adult beverages. When you’ve had your fill, check into one of Wotif’s hotels in New Orleans and sleep in late, because that’s how they roll in the Big Easy.
You know that bare wall at home that’s just begging for something cool on it? The French Quarter has tons of galleries and we just know the perfect picture is waiting for you. Want something a little less mainstream? Take a stroll down through the Bywater, Algiers Point or Carrollton. Bring a camera and an empty stomach, because there is always something to see and something to eat. Thanks to all the money you saved on Wotif’s New Orleans packages, you’ll have plenty left to spend on food and souvenirs.
Want to plan your trip the easy way? Check out Wotif’s cheap flights to New Orleans. We’ve put them all in one place so booking is a breeze. Kind of makes you want to throw your own parade, doesn’t it?
Flights to New Orleans start as low as . Once you’ve snagged your flight, it’s time to build that itinerary. If your flight touches down in a bustling city, you’ll want a head start, so you can get from jet-way to getaway as quickly as possible. Flying for business? Squeeze in some sightseeing and a snack at a locally loved restaurant between meetings—you’ll have plenty of cash thanks to our cheap business class flights to New Orleans. You know what they say about all work and no play, after all.
. Pack your favourite magazines or stack your video queue for a mini-marathon of that television show your co-workers have been raving about. And if you get hooked a few episodes in, don’t worry; there’s always the return flight to finish the binge. Ready to book cheap flights to New Orleans? Check out our selection of airfares and start putting together a holiday that fits your schedule and price range. We offer sweet deals, so you don’t have to move mountains to see the world. In fact, we’ll help you get to those mountains (or ocean, or forest) today!
Here’s an insider tip: Sunday is typically the cheapest day to fly! Looking at flight booked on Wotif.co.nz in 2019, we found that flights departing on a Sunday generally had the lowest average price. Wotif data also shows Tuesday and Thursday generally have the highest average ticket prices according to our demand data.
Guess what? Boring ol’ Monday really is the best day to score the cheapest plane tickets. Looking at flight demand on Wotif.co.nz in 2019, we found that flights purchased on Mondays had the lowest airfares on average. Saturday, on the other hand, can be the most expensive day of the week to buy your airfare, with generally a higher than average ticket value.
When comparing 2019 flight demand on Wotif.co.nz, August is one of the cheapest months to fly, when ticket prices are generally at their lowest. February is a close second for the cheapest time to fly. And—no surprises here—the December holiday period is often the most expensive time to travel, with higher than average ticket prices, so plan ahead and book early for your holiday travel plans.
Are you a super organised traveller? Even though not all airlines release their fares a year in advance, you can start researching your flights 12 months in advance for many carriers. It’s good to book your international flights to popular destinations early, particularly in peak holiday periods. According to Wotif’s 2019 travel trends, last minute planners can also bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 2-4 weeks prior to travel.
Mixing and matching your airlines and fare types is a great way to try and save on airfares. According to Wotif 2019 data, travellers who booked flights on Wotif.co.nz in 2019 saved up to 35% when their return flights had two different airlines or fare types.
*According to flight demand on Wotif.co.nz from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.
^Savings based on all package bookings made with Flight + Hotel on Wotif.co.nz 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.