How far is New Orleans from Houston?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Houston and New Orleans. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 304.778 miles
- 490.493 kilometers
- 264.845 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
- 304.183 miles
- 489.535 kilometers
- 264.328 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).
Estimated flight time from Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) is 1 hour 4 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Houston and New Orleans.
New Orleans, LA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 67 kg (148 pounds).
|A||Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport|
|B||Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport|
|City:||New Orleans, LA|
Houston to New Orleans flight path
Shortest flight path between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Houston (IAH) → New Orleans (MSY).