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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and New Orleans, LA (MSY)

Distance from Detroit Metropolitan Airport to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport is 926 miles / 1490 kilometers / 805 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 926.009 miles
  • 1490.267 kilometers
  • 804.680 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
  • 927.256 miles
  • 1492.274 kilometers
  • 805.763 nautical miles

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

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) is 2 hours 15 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Airport information


A Detroit Metropolitan Airport
City: Detroit, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DTW
ICAO Code: KDTW
Coordinates: 42°12′44″N, 83°21′12″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

Map

Flight map from Detroit to New Orleans.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → New Orleans (MSY).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
926

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