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Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and New Orleans, LA (MSY)

Flight distance from Fargo to New Orleans (Hector International Airport – Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport) is 1219 miles / 1962 kilometers / 1060 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to New Orleans (MSY) is 1460 miles / 2349 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 58 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY).

How far is New Orleans from Fargo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1219.438 miles
  • 1962.495 kilometers
  • 1059.662 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
  • 1221.089 miles
  • 1965.152 kilometers
  • 1061.097 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 Hector International Airport
City: Fargo, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAR
ICAO Code: KFAR
Coordinates: 46°55′14″N, 96°48′56″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

There is no time difference between Fargo and New Orleans.

Time Difference

Fargo, ND

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New Orleans, LA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 162 kg (358 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → New Orleans (MSY).

Distance:
1219
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1219

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