Best time to travel to New Orleans LA – MSY airport

Wondering what is the best time to travel to New Orleans LA? This page provides information about the number of passengers arriving monthly at New Orleans LA (MSY) airport.

In the following graph, the horizontal axis represents time of year, and the vertical axis the approximate number of passenger arrivals monthly.


This post is about busy times of the year at New Orleans LA airport, based on the number of arriving passengers at MSY. It helps answer the question when to go, and might assist in planning a trip to New Orleans LA.

Next is a plot showing approximately how full the planes flying to New Orleans LA were on average each month.


Flight information on this page may also be of interest for those looking for when is the least crowded time to visit MSY, what is the best month to go to MSY, when to travel to New Orleans LA, and avoiding crowds when traveling.