Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from New York John F Kennedy Airport to New Orleans
JetBlue, Delta and Qatar Airways have all waived their change and cancellation fees on flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl to New Orleans Louis Armstrong. Confirm policies on booking site.
LATAM Airlines and Alitalia do not allow booking a middle seat on flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl to New Orleans Louis Armstrong.
The United States has restricted the entry of all foreign nationals who have passed through or have been in China, Iran, Most European Countries (Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican City), the UK, Ireland, Brazil and South Africa in the past 14 days.
With the exception of certain travelers which includes certain family members of US citizens or permanent residents including; spouses, children (under the age of 21), parents (provided that his/her US citizen or permanent resident child is unmarried and under the age of 21), and siblings (provided that both the sibling and the US citizen or permanent resident are unmarried and under the age of 21);
There is also an exception for travelers with the following visas: A-1, A-2, C-1, C-1/D, C-2, C-3, CR-1, CR-2, D, E-1 (as an employee of TECRO or TECO or the employee's immediate family members), G-1, G-2, G-3, G-4, IR-1, IR-4, IH-4, NATO-1 through NATO-4, or NATO-6 visa;
Members of the US Armed Forces, spouses, and children of members of the US Armed Forces;
Travelers with invitation of the USA government for a purpose related to the containment/mitigation of the Coronavirus (COVID-19);
Travelers with documents issued by the US Department of Homeland Security, US Customs and Border Protection, or US Department of State indicating that the traveler is exempt from the restriction;
B1 crew crewmembers that are engaged in lightering, Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) activity, wind farm activity, private air/sea crew and other similar crewmember activities;
Students with an F-1 or M-1 visa and their F-2 and M-2 dependents, if they arrive from or have been in Ireland, the UK or Schengen Area in the past 14 days.
All travelers, 2 years of age or older (including US citizens and transit passenger) must present a negative COVID-19 viral or antigen test result issued 72 hours prior to departure or have a proof of recovery from the virus within the last 90 days prior to boarding the plane.
Travelers must complete a disclosure and attestation form before departure.
Exemptions or waiver to the testing requirements may be granted by the CDC on an extremely limited basis when emergency travel (like an emergency medical evacuation) must occur to preserve someone’s life, health against a serious danger, or physical safety and testing cannot be completed before travel.
US citizens and permanent residents arriving from the UK must present a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR or antigen test result issued within 72 hours prior to departure.
Travelers arriving in New York State must complete the Traveler Health Form.
Travelers arriving in Massachusetts must complete the Massachusetts Health Form.
Travelers are advised to get tested 3-5 days after travel and stay home and self-quarantine for 7 days after travel. Even if they test negative, they must still stay home and self-quarantine for the full 7 days. If the test is positive, isolate to protect others from getting infected.
Travelers who did not get tested, are advised to stay home and self-quarantine for 10 days after travel.
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An average nonstop flight takes 3h 18m, covering a distance of 1182 miles.
There are 176 (nonstop) flights between New York John F Kennedy Airport and New Orleans per week, averaging 25 per day.
In the past 3 days, the cheapest one-way tickets were found on Multiple Airlines ($96) and JetBlue ($117), and the lowest round-trip tickets have been found on JetBlue ($260) and American Airlines ($261).
Delta (4 times daily), Virgin Atlantic (4 times daily), LATAM Airlines (2 times daily) are the most frequent flyers on this route.
For New York John F Kennedy Airport to New Orleans, Tuesday is the cheapest day to fly on average and Saturday is the most expensive. Flying from New Orleans back to New York John F Kennedy Airport, the best deals are generally found on Friday, with Thursday being the most expensive.
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Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews
Pros: "Swift professional service. Pilot was exceptional; we didn’t even feel the landing or take off"
Pros: "Los asientos amplios"
Cons: "The snack bar, Couoh he better"
Cons: "Should have booked another airline."
Cons: "More Lego room"
Cons: "Not boarding us 30 minutes late then keeping us at the gate for another 30 minutes after landing"
Cons: "Flight was delayed leaving NYC and when we landed in New Orleans, the gate was occupies, so we had to wait."
Cons: "landing was smoothest I've ever experienced."
Pros: "El tiempo para entrar a los gates y pasar aduana fue extremadamente largo. No había organización el personal a cargo no manejo bien el orden de llegadas y turno."
Cons: "I wish they had peanuts."
Cons: "We were delayed which happens sometimes. I departed gate 26 at JFk the problem with the delay was there was no place to sit during the 90 min delay"
Pros: "Seat was comfo"
Cons: "This lady farted the entire plane ride so maybe if she wasn’t there"
Cons: "Probably best airline to take to Houston"
Pros: "Crew was so helpful... even loaned me a phone charger."
Cons: "The flight was delayed after we boarded- originally scheduled to be in time. We sat on Tarmac 1.5hrs before we were able to take off"
Cons: "Pillow and blanket were extra"
Pros: "I made a flight, canceled it that day and booked on a different airline. But, I never got a cancellation email. So all I saw was the JetBlue flight. Last night, I got an email from Kayak telling me to check in so my daughter went to the wrong airport to the wrong flight!!"
Cons: "Why was Kayak not notified that I don't have this flight anymore? I booked 2 months ago...didn't remember the details. Do you know how confusing it is to get a check-in email, after no cancellation email? So when I search my email all that comes up is the flight that was canceled! Bad communication"
Pros: "Boarding was easy"
Cons: "Blocked gate upon arrival, then jet bridge didn’t work. Can we the basics right here? Also the turkey sandwich was mediocre"
Pros: "entertainment, boarding-excellent Seat were pretty comfortable"
Cons: "Crew needs to learn better customer service"
Pros: "I like jetblue, everything is excellent,."
Pros: "Good room quick and efficient here on time"
Cons: "Sitting in the airport from 12 noon until 8PM when we boarded. Then again sitting on the plane another 2 hours before taking off. No explanation why."
Pros: "The more room upgrade"
Cons: "The hour and a half delay"
Pros: "Everything is good"
Pros: "Just liovrJetBlue! The personnel is always attentive and engaging, quick with a smile and ready to lend a hand when needed. I believe other airlines should try to find out their hiring process and copy their system to get such quality people that understand service."
Cons: "JetBlue is how flying is meant to be!"
Pros: "Nice trip affordable price"
Pros: "It was good"
Cons: "Cheap on the food"
Cons: "Can’t have a free bag under the plane."
Pros: "Kept well informed of delay and expected departure time. Landed safely"
Cons: "Delay due to awaiting pilot and first officer"
Cons: "Blankets are $5"
Pros: "Alqays nice and acomidating"
Pros: "ilik all"
Cons: "I forgot my earbuds and there were no complimentary headsets available"
Pros: "All went as scheduled"
Pros: "Crew was very polite. Good leg room."
Cons: "Video did not work good. video screen small Plain not very clean Extra charge for blankets, pillow, adult beverages."
Pros: "Excellent I felt very comfortable and happy"
Cons: "Just the food"
Pros: "Lost my luggage and were not helpful and if was my sisters wedding"
Pros: "Lots of room"
Cons: "Cooperation with Emirates seemed not to be that well established"
Pros: "The JetBlue staff was very attentive, and we reached our location quickly! Definitely will keep JetBlue in mind for future travel."
Pros: "I was feeling a bit ill and asked to move to an empty row to be able to lie down, and the flight attendants accommodated my request and were very kind to me. I was then able to nap and felt better after. I'm grateful for their hospitality!"
Cons: "Everything was great"
Pros: "fast and nice"
Pros: "No delay"
Cons: "There are nothing I do not like."
Pros: "all around great"
Cons: "no problems"
Pros: "Flight crew was friendly!"
Cons: "My tv screen didn't work. It kept flashing in and out for the first hour until it finally went black. On the rare occasion that a picture showed on the screen it was too dark to determine what was happening or what I was looking at. This made the ride feel long."
Pros: "Once again, flying Jet Blue was a great experience. The comfort of their terminal at JFK and their spot on service made a long day much easier. And we really enjoy the individual TV screens."
Cons: "The buttons on the TV were a bit glitchy but probably from being used so much."
Cons: "Late takeoff. Mechanical issue."
Cons: "Snacks, and drinks"
Pros: "I would like to have ore of a grace period to check baggage."
Pros: "Crew, atmosphere, timeliness. I was satisfied overall"
Cons: "Gate number changed couple times before flight departure"
Pros: "The tv is good addition Comfortable chairs"
Cons: "Menu could have been improved"
Pros: "Predictably late."
Cons: "Be on time."
Pros: "Boarding was easy."
Cons: "I am 6' 1" tall and weigh 220, so not out of the ordinary and I felt like I was stuffed into a sardine can."
Cons: "Have to call out the delta lounge...excellent and healthy. My experience was outstanding. Thanks Delta"
Pros: "Flight was early into New Orleans"
Cons: "Flight had a lot of turbulence"
Pros: "Timely, clean"
Cons: "A little chaotic at boarding time"
Pros: "I love the aesthetic of the new planes. Boarding was seamless and the staff was great! More cookies please!"
Pros: "Crew was kind and helpful. Snacks were great!"
Pros: "The food and the service"
Pros: "We landed earlier than expected"
Cons: "Bathroom was very smelly"
Pros: "Really helpful staff, clean plane, attentive and easy boardiing"
Cons: "The check in was a bit confusing at the airport."
Pros: "Food and movies were good."
Cons: "Didn't leave on time."
Cons: "Price to get a little more space"
Cons: "Lack of legroom in economy"
Cons: "1 hour flight delay"
Cons: "Flight was delayed nearly 2 hours without any compensation to the passengers. I frequently fly jet blue and whenever they are that delayed not weather related the staff frequently gives the passengers a complimentary cocktail. Also your boarding process makes little sepnse to me why board from the front of the plane more sensible to board back to front"
Pros: "Great upgrade program"
Cons: "Slow unloading of luggage"
Pros: "Excellent job"
Pros: "So many movies to watch. Keep it up!"
Cons: "The food was too sweet and salty."
Pros: "Friendly and cleanliness."
Cons: "Cold drinks were warm."
Pros: "Efficient hop to Boston"
Pros: "movie choices are great"
Cons: "the people sitting behind me kept talking about dying from the aircraft, it makes me uncomfortable."
Pros: "The boarding was efficient"
Cons: "Three hour departure delay. No explanation given. No apology."
Cons: "Seating was tight"
Cons: "This is possibly the worst airplane food ive ever had. Ever. The chicken didn't look nor taste like chicken and it was in some weird green chickpea sauce?? Very unpleasant."
Pros: "They ran out of food on the plane"
Pros: "Pilot almost barrel-rolled us climbing out of JFK, so if started well enough.... Ground assistance (wheel chair) left me with a badly bruised left big toe and I didn't think we'd ever get through the TSA. The pat-down I received was more like a sexual assault and I didn't even get a happy ending. We made it to RDU, so the exercise was a success, but it was a huge hassle."
Cons: "After reading the good things, you need more bad?"
Pros: "Really liked the plan"
Pros: "Everything up to departure. Sat in line for almost an hour."
Pros: "Didn't know you could get complimentary meals anymore! The movie selection was awesome too!"
Cons: "Why is the complimentary Wi-Fi and messaging only for T-Mobile subscribers?"
Pros: "The crew was very friendly and helpful."
Cons: "The delays, we change to gate three times, Delta never told us why the changes or announce them. If it wouldn't be for Trippet Pro, where I got notices, I would not have known about gate changes."
Pros: "The crew was very apologetic and nice about the delays."
Cons: "The plane was 20 minutes late getting to the gate. Then we sat on the runway for over 30 minutes, while we waited in line for 30 other planes to take off. After a long day and a flight from Venice Italy, it was a bit disappointing to have this sort of delay."
Cons: "Strangely cold!"
Pros: "Una hora de retraso"
Cons: "Una hora de retraso"
Pros: "Movies- pro staff"
Pros: "Plane was comfortable"
Cons: "In order to leave airport on time (plane came in late) they claimed overhead space was full and that remainder boarding passengers had to check their bags. (Bags to be picked up in baggage claim) When walked into plane saw plenty of overhead space for carryons!"
Cons: "Too old aircrafts"
Pros: "Every thing went well thx"
Pros: "The only airline that I'm aware of that still offers: • free snacks • free checked bags • free meal and drinks on international flights"
Pros: "Although I am a vegetarian, It was nice Delta was serving sandwiches."
Pros: "The two ladies who were initially boarding passengers were excellent. They had wonderful people skills, were smiling, and extremely personable. I loved the interaction."
Pros: "It's nice to be theoretically in zone 2"
Cons: "Boarding is inconsistant. At JFK it was like boarding a plane in China. Everyone congested at the front. One Delta person taking tickets. Two Delta people not helping her. We boarded slowly, partially because people STILL refuse to check bags that are not carry on bags. We left late. Why have zones at all? Why have carrying rules that you don't enforce? Why did we pay $25 a bag if you don't enforce this? Food choices are funny, especially the "tapas". Whoever thinks THOSE are tapas should Google the word tapas. Delta reportedly earned 746 million in the first quarter and you charge for everything and still can't come up with decent food for us to BUY?"
Cons: "Customers service, politeness and general helpfulness"
Pros: "Not much except that it was a smooth ride once we were up in the air."
Cons: "Space is AWFUL, Boarding waa AWFUL. Airlines consider customers cattle and don’t give a damn."
Cons: "Everything, especially an AA customer representative. Very rude, inconsiderate, and unprofessional."
Pros: "The early boarding and charging ports accesbility?"
Cons: "Just one snack option maybe a few more comps. Also it didn’t have any info on the new airplane. The ride was nice."
Cons: "When my husband retrieved his piece of luggage, it smelled terribly lie dog poop. We had to drive home with the windows all the way down because the stench was so bad and throw away the suitcase I had just bought because of the terrible smell. Just awful to come home to that!"
Cons: "Holding back the departing passengers so those with connections could exit first"
Cons: "More space."
Pros: "the food was great, and they served dinner right away so passengers could get some sleep before arrival"
Pros: "It was quick."
Cons: "Flying these days is no better than taking a local bus."
Pros: "On time departure and arrival."
Cons: "Hard landing!"
Pros: "Convenient without problems"
Pros: "See above"
Cons: "Baggage lost."
Pros: "The stewardesses were very polite and helpful"
Cons: "6hours delay and no reimbursement. It sucked! Thank you."
Cons: "No individual screen. It would have been nice to know that beforehand. It was an unpleasant surprise."
Cons: "The fact that one could not book either an aisle or a window without paying significant sums is ridiculous - an additional $74 for a window seat and some were considerably more than that."
Pros: "Friendly staff."
Cons: "Too little room for legs and cabin was colder than usual."
Cons: "My Chair would not recline it was broken and was crushed every time the guy in front would lay back on his cause I could not move mine!"
Pros: "Overall easy navigation."
Cons: "More signs for terminal to terminal navigation."
Cons: "Strange thing: my wife and I were in business class. The stewardess going down my isle said all dinner choices were already used up and I only had a choice of pasta or chicken. Later the stewardess went down the isle for my wife and she had all choices available! Weird. And the stewardess said this was as it was supposed to be."
Cons: "Too tight, seat was uncomfortable, food was bland"
Pros: "I loved the delay."
Cons: "Sits are very tight."
Pros: "The spaciousness of the economy cabin. Arriving early at destination!"
Cons: "Food could be improved upon."
Pros: "Overall was great."
Pros: "Boarding was on time and we departed on time and arrived on schedule-fllight was very comfortable"
Cons: "Snacks were ok but main meal could have been better- suggest u go back to box meal such as a sandwich and piece of fruit."
Cons: "Passengers too crammed in closer together."
Pros: "overall okay"
Cons: "malaysia airlines only allows one check in? didnt give any headphones for tv"
Pros: "fly was on time, good service, food and entertainment."
Cons: "No personal entertainment systems. I ordered a low lactose meal and got yogurt which is high in lactose!"
Cons: "Could not buy snacks"
Cons: "They were not honest with the information given by stewardesses"
Pros: "Reasonable , competitive airfare."
Cons: "Impersonal service of attendants"
Pros: "I liked that we got into Dublin earlier than expected. I really liked the amount of legroom-- It's rare for me to be able to sleep and I did. Thank you!"
Cons: "nothing to complain about--"
Pros: "The food was actually really good and not just by airline standards. The entertainment choices were excellent and by the time i finished viewing " the comedisn" and 12 years a slave", the pilot was descending inyo Heathrow.."
Cons: "The aisles are very narrow with the food carts constantly banging into my arm as I was seated in an aisle seat. . One of the 2 nearby bathrooms was out of order, which led to a rather long line awaiting to use same."
Cons: "There was no phone charger at the seat."
Pros: "Aircraft 777-200. I've seated in row 14, wich have great confort for legs."
Pros: "The pilot was amazing!"
Pros: "Everything went smooth"
Pros: "Every thing."
Cons: "All good"
Pros: "Terrible porque no pude viajar ayer"
Pros: "found out upon boarding that my $97 ticket was for a business class seat. Awesome"
Cons: "Delayed 2 hrs"
Pros: "i have to pay $90 for my seat"
Cons: "It was a headache!"
Pros: "does not have compensation during my stay, sad"
Pros: "Seating way too tight"
Pros: "It was five star all the way."
Airlines flying from New York John F Kennedy Airport to New Orleans 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 New York John F Kennedy Airport to New Orleans
Masks required on board, masks provided on flights from New York John F Kennedy Airport to New Orleans
Social distancing seating
Middle seats unavailable to book on flights from New York John F Kennedy Airport to New Orleans
Testing for antibodies, testing for symptoms for flights from New York John F Kennedy Airport to New Orleans
Waiving of change fees. Search flexible flights from New York John F Kennedy Airport to New Orleans