The Shorthaul – US Airways – $156: Washington D.C. – New Orleans (and vice versa). Roundtrip, including all Taxes

A good sale to/from New Orleans for Fall travel.

What is The Shorthaul? It is our irregular feature of deals under $200 and 3,000 miles roundtrip.

French Quarters, New Orleans, Louisiana - Photo: Phil Roeder via Flickr, used under Creative Commons License (By 2.0)

French Quarters, New Orleans, Louisiana – Photo: Phil Roeder via Flickr, used under Creative Commons License (By 2.0)

Sample Travel Date:

  • September 12th – 15th

Fare Availability:

  • Valid for travel on from late August – early December for Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday departures. Must purchase at least 21 days in advance of departure
  • Please note that while this fare is valid at time of posting, if this post is more than two days old, the fare is likely gone.

How to Search for Availability:

Fare Class:

  • O


  • DCA – MSY (New Orleans) – DCA


  • Miles Flown: 1,916 miles

  • Elite Qualifying Miles: 1,916 miles
  • Base Redeemable Miles: 1,916 miles

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Comments (2)

  • Olisa 9 years ago Reply

    *fingers crossed for a deal from PHL to MSY* That would be an amazing birthday gift 🙂

    Thanks for all of your hard work!

  • Ryan 9 years ago Reply

    Hey guys, it looks like United has matched the rate and is offering nonstop flights from IAD to MSY between August and December for $157. Might book this one for an extended weekend getaway. Thanks for the heads up!

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