For late spring travel, fly nonstop from Los Angeles to New Orleans for $163 round-trip on Delta Air Lines.
Depart LAX on Wednesday, May 30, return from MSY on Wednesday, June 6. This fare appears to be available only on these dates, with slightly higher fares ($173) for travel in early May.
Yes, this fare is Basic Economy, but don't forget that Delta's version of Basic Economy still includes a carry on bag along with one personal item.
For those who can't handle the idea of leaving their seating arrangements to chance, regular economy is available for these same dates at $213 round-trip.
See our Los Angeles LAX fare listings for a complete look at current finds.
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