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Distance between Bangor, ME (BGR) and New Orleans, LA (MSY)

Flight distance from Bangor to New Orleans (Bangor International Airport – Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport) is 1551 miles / 2496 kilometers / 1348 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 26 minutes.

Driving distance from Bangor (BGR) to New Orleans (MSY) is 1753 miles / 2821 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 14 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Bangor to New Orleans.

Shortest flight path between Bangor International Airport (BGR) and Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY).

How far is New Orleans from Bangor?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1551.248 miles
  • 2496.491 kilometers
  • 1347.997 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
  • 1550.456 miles
  • 2495.216 kilometers
  • 1347.309 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).

Airport information


A Bangor International Airport
City: Bangor, ME
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BGR
ICAO Code: KBGR
Coordinates: 44°48′26″N, 68°49′41″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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Bangor and New Orleans is 1 hour. New Orleans is 1 hour behind Bangor.

Time Difference

Bangor, ME

 EST

New Orleans, LA

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 183 kg (403 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Bangor (BGR) → New Orleans (MSY).

Distance:
1551
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1551

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