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Distance between Seattle, WA (BFI) and New Orleans, LA (MSY)

Distance from Seattle to New Orleans (Boeing Field – Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport) is 2088 miles / 3360 kilometers / 1814 nautical miles.

How far is New Orleans from Seattle?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Seattle and New Orleans. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2087.610 miles
  • 3359.682 kilometers
  • 1814.083 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 2085.418 miles
  • 3356.154 kilometers
  • 1812.178 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Boeing Field (BFI) to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) is 4 hours 27 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Seattle and New Orleans is 2 hours. New Orleans is 2 hours ahead of Seattle.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 231 kg (510 pounds).

Airport information


A Boeing Field
City: Seattle, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BFI
ICAO Code: KBFI
Coordinates: 47°31′47″N, 122°18′7″W

B Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport
City: New Orleans, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSY
ICAO Code: KMSY
Coordinates: 29°59′36″N, 90°15′28″W

Seattle to New Orleans flight path

Shortest flight path between Boeing Field (BFI) and Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Seattle (BFI) → New Orleans (MSY).

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Air miles:
2088
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2088

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