Air Miles Calculator

Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and New Orleans, LA (MSY)

Distance from New York to New Orleans (John F. Kennedy International Airport – Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport) is 1182 miles / 1902 kilometers / 1027 nautical miles.

How far is New Orleans from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1182.134 miles
  • 1902.461 kilometers
  • 1027.247 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
  • 1181.533 miles
  • 1901.492 kilometers
  • 1026.724 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 John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) is 2 hours 44 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

New York
New Orleans

New York, NY

 EST

New Orleans, LA

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 161 kg (354 pounds).

Airport information


A John F. Kennedy International Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JFK
ICAO Code: KJFK
Coordinates: 40°38′23″N, 73°46′44″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

New York to New Orleans flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (JFK) → New Orleans (MSY).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
1182
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1182

Round trip?