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Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and Albany, NY (ALB)

Flight distance from New Orleans to Albany (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport – Albany International Airport) is 1267 miles / 2038 kilometers / 1101 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 53 minutes.

Driving distance from New Orleans (MSY) to Albany (ALB) is 1450 miles / 2333 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 40 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and Albany International Airport (ALB).

How far is Albany from New Orleans?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1266.609 miles
  • 2038.410 kilometers
  • 1100.653 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
  • 1266.364 miles
  • 2038.016 kilometers
  • 1100.441 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 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

B Albany International Airport
City: Albany, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ALB
ICAO Code: KALB
Coordinates: 42°44′53″N, 73°48′6″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New Orleans and Albany is 1 hour. Albany is 1 hour ahead of New Orleans.

Time Difference

New Orleans, LA

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Albany, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 165 kg (363 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New Orleans (MSY) → Albany (ALB).

Distance:
1267
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1267

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