Nearest major airport to New Orleans, Louisiana:

The closest major airport to New Orleans, Louisiana is Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY / KMSY). This airport is 15 miles from the center of New Orleans, LA. If you're looking for flights to MSY, check the airlines that fly to MSY.

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International airports near New Orleans, LA

15 miles: Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport - New Orleans, LA (MSY / KMSY)

Domestic airports near New Orleans, LA

77 miles: Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport - Gulfport, MS (GPT / KGPT)
89 miles: Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport - Baton Rouge, LA (BTR / KBTR)
137 miles: Lafayette Regional Airport - Lafayette, LA (LFT / KLFT)
141 miles: Mobile Regional Airport - Mobile, AL (MOB / KMOB)

Local airports near New Orleans, LA

10 miles: New Orleans Lakefront Airport - New Orleans, LA (NEW / KNEW)
11 miles: Southern Seaplane Airport - Belle Chasse, LA (BCS / 65LA)
16 miles: Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base New Orleans - Belle Chasse, LA (NBG / KNBG)
61 miles: Stennis International - Bay Saint Louis, MS (UXP)
61 miles: Houma-Terrebonne Airport - Houma, LA (HUM / KHUM)

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New Orleans, Louisiana

City: New Orleans
State: Louisiana
Country: United States
Category: cities

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