Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Austin to Louisiana
|July||Best time to beat the crowds with an average 7% drop in price.|
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Southwest has waived its change and cancellation fees on flights from Austin to Louisiana. Confirm policy on booking site.
There are no direct flights for this route listed on KAYAK, the shortest multi-flight duration is 1h 20m
The cheapest ticket to Louisiana from Austin found in the last 72 hours was $123 one-way, and $177 round-trip. The most popular route is from Austin to New Orleans, and the cheapest round-trip airline ticket found on this route in the last 72 hours was $40.
Southwest flies most frequently to New Orleans from Austin.
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Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews
Pros: "I appreciate that Delta chooses customer safety over profit by not packing flights and continuing to social distance."
Pros: "Efficient and sanitary"
Cons: "Baggage handling at Wilmington is extremely slow and typically is."
Cons: "Way exceeded my expectations!"
Pros: "Crew was great"
Cons: "We had to go back to the gate to correct an interior light problem."
Pros: "The tv is good addition Comfortable chairs"
Cons: "Menu could have been improved"
Pros: "I have used Delta long time. Used to be really bad. Today. Good good."
Cons: "Free beer"
Pros: "Once boarding was over, flight and crew were great."
Cons: "Flight was delayed by 2 1/2 hours. Better accommodations and notice would have been appreciated."
Pros: "Predictably late."
Cons: "Be on time."
Pros: "Loved the plane, people and timeliness"
Pros: "Actual flight"
Cons: "Could have done without the almost 5 hour delay and no good options for alternative flights. We got in at 3am and it ruined our trip as we were exhausted for my daughter’s college visits."
Pros: "Snacks and drinks and movies on point."
Cons: "No cheese its."
Cons: "Boarding was disorganized. Snack mix tasted plain."
Pros: "The crew was attentive."
Cons: "Games on the tv were okay. Tetris would be a nice addition."
Pros: "Getting offered a stipend to change flights - getting my preferred rental car"
Cons: "A direct flight"
Pros: "Flight was early into New Orleans"
Cons: "Flight had a lot of turbulence"
Pros: "The service was good, employees friendly and helpful. The plane was surprisingly nice for such a short flight."
Pros: "Great crew"
Cons: "Wi-Fi not working or hard to get to work. Flight was delayed by an hour and service was very rushed."
Pros: "love that Delta is now giving out Kind bars. Thanks!"
Pros: "Charging stations, roomy seats"
Cons: "One attendant was a bit snarky."
Pros: "Flying and going fast, plus the people are kool too."
Cons: "That it was a short trip."
Cons: "Plane was late numerous times. Boarding was painful"
Pros: "Quick boarding"
Pros: "The crew! You have great people working for you on these routes."
Cons: "This was an easy flight. Nothing bad."
Pros: "Being able to watch videos."
Cons: "Flew with 5 family members. None of us were seated together. And we have 3 young teen girls. Flight overbooked."
Pros: "Good service and on time."
Cons: "Flight was delayed with no explanation, The crew sprayed me twice with the fizz from opening soda cans with no apology."
Pros: "Nice plane. Efficient crew"
Cons: "Not their fault but they were delayed 4 hours. At least they texted updates fairly frequently but I can’t give a 5-Star review because of the huge delay"
Pros: "A plenty trip!!!"
Pros: "Everyone was very friendly and concerned about us making our connections"
Cons: "The fact that they didn’t make sure all the paperwork was correct and our delay to NO was due to that issue"
Pros: "Great staff, plenty of room, efficient snack and drink delivery, effluent boarding"
Pros: "Easy transition through customs."
Pros: "Nice flight nice crew just about as good as you would want"
Pros: "Crew was kind and helpful. Snacks were great!"
Pros: "Great free movie selection"
Cons: "Flight delayed"
Pros: "Really helpful staff, clean plane, attentive and easy boardiing"
Cons: "The check in was a bit confusing at the airport."
Pros: "Hey, domestic U.S. flights aren't all bad! I was pleasantly surprised by the kind service and amenities on this Delta flight. There's a plethora of free movies to watch, and the crew continually checked on us to make sure we were hydrated. I think Delta may become my new prefered carrier for domestic flights."
Cons: "Bathroom ran out of toilet paper, but staff helped fix this after I talked with them."
Pros: "New aircraft A320"
Pros: "Great service from the attendents and awesome movie selection"
Cons: "Seats not the most comfortable and boarding was sluggish."
Cons: "1 hour flight delay"
Pros: "Avg flight"
Cons: "They changed my seat to a worse one without any explanation. I picked my seats on line for a reason and dont like them changed. Older MD series plane from AUS to ATL."
Pros: "It wasn’t bad or good."
Cons: "Long delay due to maintenance of oxygen masks issue. Why hadn't this been taken care of with preventive maintenance?"
Cons: "Seating was tight"
Pros: "They ran out of food on the plane"
Cons: "Late starts"
Pros: "Personnel and crew handled the problem in a professional manner doing everything in their power to make the best of a bad situation. Another plane was provided within a reasonable time frame."
Cons: "Four hour delay. Boarded and then being told after 40 minutes that the problem was not fixable."
Pros: "Flight on time and covid Prevention was in place."
Cons: "Failed to provide wheelchairs as requested."
Pros: "I felt safe add respected. They serve drinks and small snacks, no meals going to Hawaii, plan ahead."
Cons: "The airport at Phoenix had little seating. I was funny in the floor in case someone needed a seat. Otherwise, everything was good."
Cons: "Bumped from first class to coach."
Cons: "You overbooked your capacity and gave me an option to fly to LAX and find my ride home. Unbelievable."
Cons: "The amount of space! I’m only 5’7”, 125lbs and I was absolutely squished in this seat. Oh and we waited an hour in the tarmac for a maintenance guy to fix a computer? Why can’t they figure this out before we board? It’s better to sit at the gate than in your cramped airplanes."
Cons: "Full can of soda"
Pros: "Getting from one location to the next. Making sure everyone was okay with the turbulence."
Cons: "There was no Dr.Pepper, took forever for the WiFi to kick in. Only had the biscotti cookies for the snack."
Cons: "3 hr delay and had to change gates"
Pros: "Everything was normal, except ...."
Cons: "Takeoff was delayed twice for a total of 40 minutes late."
Pros: "Love the seat. Left side best going to Jackson hole"
Cons: "Bigger snack"
Cons: "The salad was included two unmentioned items that were unwelcome: bleu cheese and pasta."
Pros: "Quick, on time, MCE even has some legroom."
Cons: "Everything, especially an AA customer representative. Very rude, inconsiderate, and unprofessional."
Pros: "Fast boarding"
Cons: "More snack choices"
Cons: "It was way too hot in the aircraft"
Pros: "Easy, no hassle travel."
Cons: "Stale mini pretzels are not appetizing. There are much better inexpensive alternatives. Yuck."
Cons: "Make the chairs more comfortable. Also I would rather buy good food not eat cookies."
Pros: "Nothing was better than standard"
Cons: "It felt like the staff had instructoions not to smile not even once. The food was beyond terrible. I’m not asking for hot bread like other airlines do, but at least serve it at room temperature instead of super frozen. Same for the butter. The continental breakfast had nothing continental about it"
Pros: "That we didn’t crash"
Cons: "No food offered. Premium seating that I paid for was so narrow there was no way I could sit next to the person next to me and not have their elbows on me."
Pros: "Price for a very short notice trip, ease of online booking, very informative staff. Also, able to readjust my seating assignment."
Cons: "Unfortunately, the pilot assigned had a car wreck coming to work that morning. The delay was not bad, but my timeline was tight. Still, very grateful that a suitable replacement was found. The delay could have been much worse."
Cons: "They lost and cant track my baggage. Very poor customer service."
Cons: "inadequate ventilation"
Pros: "Seats which I choose where very comfortable."
Cons: "Would have like a choice in food severd"
Pros: "Entertainment options."
Cons: "This new low life category where you cannot even pay to be treated like a human."
Pros: "Ease of check in"
Cons: "DIdnt understand why a seat as not assigned. A few people had the same issue and the gate agent suggested we may not get seats. Very stressful given he need to make an international connection. Gate service was not available early enough."
Pros: "Attendants are always friendly; always a peaceful travel event"
Cons: "Wanted more food. Haha!!"
Cons: "No carbs free meals."
Pros: "My Mom was very grateful for the friendly assistance as she is wheelchair bound and was flying aline. Excellent service!!"
Pros: "Smooth ride, easy security"
Pros: "easy on and easy off. ontime."
Cons: "a little more room between people and more padding in the seats. also delta used to have a screen in each seat and you could see where you were and how far you have gone and so on. could also see more and music."
Pros: "Good price, effective transportation, nothing special"
Cons: "Very full, not super comfortable"
Pros: "Good entertainment options in newer flights."
Cons: "Food options for first class could be better."
Pros: "It's just like very other airlines."
Cons: "Middle seat and one of the last ones on. Enough said"
Pros: "I was flying with 2 children on my own and had an issue booking seats together, the gate agents worked to find a solution when we arrived and we were all seated together. Thank you so much for keeping us all together, as my one child has aspbergers and the other is only 8 and we are not frequent flyers. I highly recommend your airline to everyone I meet. Everything met or exceeded our needs. Thank you so very much."
Pros: "Airport expansion"
Cons: "Due to construction traffic is a problem but still manageable"
Pros: "I like the movie selection"
Cons: "The landing was horrible like slamming on the brakes in traffic. Also when I bought the ticket from Alaska Airlibes on kayak I had bought it at a higher price specifically for that. There was an American Airlines ticket that was cheaper but I opted to pay more because I thought I was flying on Alaska not American. I was very disappointed to see that I was actually flying on American once I was pro ting my ticket and after purchase and "no refund" message. I was very upset about that!"
Pros: "Quick connection"
Cons: "Tiny overhead bins - even in first class"
Pros: "Our experience was very smooth. We appreciate all the work that went into making this a pleasant experience for all of us."
Pros: "wifi was great"
Cons: "Staff behaviour"
Cons: "There was no food offered. The stewardess was not happy to be at work."
Pros: "Staff was wonderful."
Cons: "The 20 minute wait before we could dock at the gate An annoying air vent making an intermittent noise... Something broken obviously"
Pros: "I did not like any of it."
Cons: "We couldn't hear any of the group calling. There were so many different reward members that by the time group B was called I had to check in my baggage. I was not able to pick another seat during ticketing. When I fly for business I generally have a carry on so I can quickly catch my ride however dour to check in of my baggage I had to wait another 30 min before I received my baggage. Air hostess were not very friendly or helpful."
Pros: "fly was on time"
Cons: "Paid over 300$ and got no screen at all, no movies, no bending headrest. This airline is bad quality and overpriced"
Cons: "I have one small computer bag and need to put my own feet under the seat in front. I should be able to not have my small bag where my feet NEED to be. My carryon is far less than what most have and this is for my own comfort."
Pros: "Small aircraft, not crowded. The single window seat on the left side of the plane allowed me to stretch my legs."
Pros: "It was on time"
Pros: "The counter staff employee was kind enough to find seats next to one another for my partner and I."
Cons: "More snack options."
Pros: "Ronald fight attendant made our first time to Europe trip very pleasing. He was amazing."
Cons: "nothing everything was perfect."
Cons: "On time, free food and WiFi for our troubles and serious delay, our money back."
Pros: "The plane was not too crowded"
Cons: "We could have been on time"
Pros: "flights delayed overall"
Cons: "service. flights were delayed and they said there was nothing they could do"
Pros: "MUY BUEN SERVICIO EN UNITED ME GUSTA MUCHO VIAJARVEN UNITED"
Pros: "Easy, no probs. Clean & on time."
Cons: "Nuttin. All good."
Cons: "Sit are wayyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy to uncomfortable"
Pros: "All of the united staff was very understanding and patient. Since this was the first time that we brought our daughter who is six months old we were both worried"
Cons: "Super late pilots/airplane. The time wasn't followed as it was always DELAYED!"
Cons: "My July 11 fiight UA1259 was delayed and I could not connect to Milan. I had to stay in Newark for 1 night. But UA assigned me a hotel about 1 hour driving from Newark Airport. I had to rent by my own money $160 a day. UA should arraign a hotel either close to the airport or pay the rental car for me."
Cons: "Delays hrom Houston toCR"
Pros: "Good service"
Pros: "Overall experience was good."
Cons: "The food and the long layover"
Pros: "On time"
Cons: "No delays"
Pros: "Friendly staff"
Cons: "Long delay"
Pros: "Prompt departure"
Cons: "The weather in denver"
Pros: "Nothing in particular"
Cons: "Waiting 45 minutes going on the tarmac and 60 minutes coming back"
Pros: "Trip too short for anything"
Pros: "Everything, wheelchair, knowledgable staff, got me where I needed, no confusion, patient with my worries."
Cons: "No complaints!"
Cons: "There were too many pretzels in the snack mix and not enough of the yummy orange things"
Pros: "That I got a window seat"
Cons: "Didn't like the boading system. Ppl. Had to stand for long time just for them to start announce boarding for each group"
Pros: "It was dope."
Cons: "See above"
Cons: "Nothing but a sweet caramel treat offered as snack. At least could be a regular cracker, not full of sugar."
Pros: "Notifications of flights, easy check in .... United is wonderful"
Pros: "On time"
Pros: "Everything was ok."
Pros: "Ashley, the stewardist, stole my heart. She poured me water with such finesse it brought a renewed passion to my photography."
Cons: "They should really get some wifi for free. Its the future man!!!"
Cons: "Price was not competitive"
Pros: "Everbody seemed nice. Smooth ride."
Cons: "The back bins get filled too quickly. Same issue going and coming."
Pros: "Had a window seat that allowed me to sleep"
Pros: "The connection Austin to Newark, Newark to Amsterdam"
Cons: "plane could be cleaner"
Cons: "Limited food and drinks options."
Pros: "Polite attendants!"
Cons: "Will definitely recommend to friends!"
Pros: "Good customers service!"
Cons: "Rerouted to Dulles and then to Boston instead of Manchester.. With no assistance in finding a way to Manchester in the middle of the night. Asked for help. Nothing."
Cons: "Return trip had small planes"
Cons: "It is June, not December. No idea why the delays. Got put on multiple different flights due to delays, missed connection and meeting. Turned around to go home at 3 am. It was hell. United is so disappointing, not the first time. Will avoid at all cost in the future."
Cons: "It took almost 15 minutes to get my bag back that I had to gate check. We were not allowed to carry on."
Pros: "Good FA's, ahead of schedule,"
Pros: "Easy boarding for elderly slow passengers"
Cons: "Crowded seat space"
Cons: "The in-house wifi signal was constantly cutting in and out. Made it impossible to watch any of the media that was pre-downloaded on the United app."
Cons: "Cramped, lost my bags for three days."
Cons: "Free carryon bags"
Cons: "No frills which was expected for the price. Crew was pleasant."
Cons: "really, spirit is the qorst"
Pros: "Spirit website is like a child built it and maintains it. Grammar errors and hard to get a humanity can understand if you call"
Pros: "Please refer to previous comment"
Pros: "No comfortable setting"
Cons: "I did not. Like anything."
Cons: "OTHER AIRLINES HAVE A 50# LIMIT. OUR BAG COST US ABOUT $30 TO BEGIN WITH. THEN THE COUNTER AGENT SAID OUR BAG WEIGHED 48#, WHICH COST US ANOTHER $38. THAT WAS AFTER I STUPIDLY SUBSCRIBED T THE $9 CLUB. KEEP THE MONEY. I WILL NEVER DARKEN YOUR GATE AGAIN."
Pros: "I won free miles!"
Pros: "Employee attire and cleanliness."
Cons: "Small tray/table."
Cons: "Compre este vuelo atravez de kayak, one way con escala en forloderler, Florida para mi mama una persona que necesita asistencia. Adquiri el servicio de silla de ruedas. Primero le hacen pagar 52$ dolares por su maleta. Cuando hace el stop ella va al baño se pierde consigue alguin que la ayude la llevan al front desk y le hacen pasar todo el proceso de check in again simplemente por que se perdio y no supo como regresar a su gate. La agangr de sprint le quiere volver a cobrar 52$ por su carry on nuevamente. Mi mama la nerviosa y llorosa me comunica con la agente de sprint. Le indico por teléfono que mi mama no tiene suficiente dinero con ella para pagar la maleta nuevamente que la unica forma seria que me tomara el pago por telefono vuelvo y le expecifico que mi mama es una paciente nerviosa y con condiciones que ella necesita asistencia. Me indica que me comunicara con la manager, no hable con esta pero ella entendio la situación de mi mama y le endico al la agente que no tenia que pagar por su maleta. En todo esto un mal servicio para pacientes con limitada capacitación. Jamas vuelvo a volar por spritit ni poner a mi mama en una situación como esta."
Pros: "Change of gate wasn't fun but it was handled professional."
Pros: "Our check in lady Jasmene was so kind and arranged my seat to be next to my traveling partner. She was so kind and caring! Thank you!"
Cons: "I dont think it was anything I didnt like."
Cons: "My $350 Michael Kors watch was stolen while my suitcase was in your possession"
Cons: "Everything costs."
Pros: "The overall flying experience with Spirit was awesome from departure to my arrival back home!"
Pros: "No comment"
Cons: "No comment"
Pros: "Horrible. They charged me twice. Never again."
Cons: "Everything. I hate spirit. Never again."
Cons: "Seat upholstery needed to be cleaned and arm rests and trays replaced. All of the aforementioned were dirty, worn down with stains and dusted with left-over food crumbs and dirt particles from previous passengers."
Pros: "Everything was good"
Cons: "Everything was good"
Cons: "Everything was good"
Pros: "Liked the rate and the fact that we got to New Orleans a few minutes early."
Cons: "I did not like the lift off. It probably was not the pilots fault but it felt like they were fighting over the controls. Plane went left to right then left to right again on the take off. This was very scary for quit a few passengers."
Cons: "Food was not provided, if some snacks add it will be good"
Pros: "It was comfortable and peaceful."
Pros: "Cheap fare"
Cons: "Expensive bag check fees of $52 across the board, even though signs listed a variable scale based on weight that would have been cheaper. Apparently that's only available if you check in early and weigh your bags yourself or something, IDK..."
Cons: "head rest added on seat very uncomfortable + seat itself is uncomfortable; other passengers allowed to sit in 1st row without paying for it."
Pros: "Staff on the plane was fine. Nice people."
Cons: "The staff responsible for getting the plane boarded were some of the rudest people I have ever encountered. Yelling at customers, threatening to delay the boarding process, and threatening to not board the plane all because the terminal is the worst built terminal I've ever been in. The customers were being patient, and the Spirit employees just kept yelling at us. One of the worst flying experiences I have ever had. Never ever will I choose Spirit in the interest of saving a couple of bucks. Not. Worth. It."
Cons: "Luggage cost put complete ticket price higher than competitors in which first luggage is free. Also competitor includes complimentary snack and/or beverage"
Cons: "40 lb. checked luggage max - Fee for carry-on - fee for food and beverages"
Cons: "Loud noise before take off"
Pros: "Timely landing"
Cons: "Late take off but made up in the air."
Pros: "My no frills trip was great. Perfect price and no incidents!! Staff was fun and good natured even when they wanted to smack a passenger!!!!"
Cons: "Waiting for my bags"
Pros: "Boarding was well-organized, nothing complicated."
Cons: "The kiosks weren't working for Spirit at DFW, so I wasn't able to print my boarding pass on my own; they had a line backed up quite a bit. However, their agents worked really quick to get everyone taken care of. It's a good idea to get there early!"
Cons: "Rush between flights, delay in getting my bags, one bag missing."
Pros: "Refreshingly simple and new Airbusses that are roomy."
Cons: "2 hrs delay and poor food selection"
Cons: "Had to cancel it."
Pros: "That I landed safely and was able to see my grandmother in the hospital."
Cons: "I won't add insult to injury. Everyone gives Spirit bad reviews."
Pros: "Horrible and I was scared my son would not be able to get on the plane."
Cons: "Inconsiderate staff to a college student."
Airlines flying from Austin to Louisiana have enacted additional safety measures and adjusted policies to better accommodate travelers. Policies vary by airline.
Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Austin to Louisiana
Masks required on board, masks provided on flights from Austin to Louisiana
Social distancing seating
Middle seats unavailable to book on flights from Austin to Louisiana
Testing for antibodies, testing for symptoms for flights from Austin to Louisiana
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