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Chicago to New Orleans Route Information

Cheapest Fare: $132.6
Travel Distance:828 Miles
Airlines Flying This Route: United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, American Airlines
Cheapest Day of the Week:Friday
Weekly Flights:398
Avg. Flight Duration:02.23 Hours

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Airports in Chicago

Chicago is served by four airports- Chicago O'Hare International Airport, Chicago Midway International Airport, Chicago Executive Airport and Chicago Rockford International Airport.

The Chicago O'Hare International Airport (also known as O'Hare Airport or Chicago O'Hare) is the primary airport serving the Chicago metropolitan area. It is located 17 miles away from the Chicago Loop and offers direct flight service to 208 destinations, including 55 international destinations in North America, South America, Asia, and Europe. Passengers can avail seamless connectivity between the airport and the city through a network of rail (including Chicago 'L' and Metra North Central Service), taxis, Limousines, bus and car rental services.


Chicago Midway International is located 8 miles away from Chicago Loop, Chicago Executive Airport is located 18 miles away from Chicago while the Chicago Rockford International Airport is located 85 miles northwest of Chicago.

Explore New Orleans

New Orleans is a major port and the largest city and metropolitan area in the state of Louisiana in the US. It is famous for its distinct French and Spanish Creole architecture, and the corresponding cross-cultural music, multilingual heritage and eclectic cuisines. This city is the best place in the US to see how seamlessly an American ambiance has merged with the famous madhouse celebration around French festival of Mardi Gras. Music buffs visit New Orleans because it is the birthplace of Jazz music.

Things to do in New Orleans

Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras is the most important celebration in New Orleans and Southern Louisiana. It runs for about two weeks before and through Shrove Tuesday, the day before Ash Wednesday, and involves at least one major parade every day.

New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival (or Jazz Fest)

The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival is an annual celebration of the music and culture of New Orleans and Louisiana. It is being celebrated in the last weekend of April and first weekend of May ever since 1970. The festival features performances by major international pop stars and local music artists.

Voodoo Music + Arts Experience

The Voodoo Music + Arts Experience (or Voodoo or Voodoo Fest) is an annual music and arts festival in New Orleans. It has featured over 2000 artists from all genres, and chiefly includes names like Eminem, 50 Cent and Snoop Dogg.

Best Time to Fly to New Orleans

The best time to fly to New Orleans is in the spring season from February to May. During this period, the city celebrates three of its major festivals - Mardi Gras, the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival and New Orleans Wine & Food Experience during this time.

New Orleans Travelers' Reviews

  Santrell Francis
Great last minute flight went fantastic however didn't like the cost of the trip to say it was only Dallas to New Orleans
- Santrell  Apr 06, 2019
  Ms. Leah Generelly
I love NOLA
- Leah  Mar 23, 2019

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