New Orleans is located in CST - Central Standard Time zone. New Orleans is currently observing Daylight Saving Time, DST will end on 04 November 2018. The sunrise in New Orleans will be at 6:13 AM and the sunset will be at 7:59 PM. The main airport in New Orleans is Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) which is around 11 miles west of New Orleans.
Please note that Daylight Saving Time (DST) / Summer Time is taken into account to display the current time in New Orleans.