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Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and Atlanta, GA (ATL)

Flight distance from New Orleans to Atlanta (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport – Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport) is 425 miles / 684 kilometers / 369 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 18 minutes.

Driving distance from New Orleans (MSY) to Atlanta (ATL) is 472 miles / 759 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 39 minutes.

New Orleans – Atlanta

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425
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369
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How far is Atlanta from New Orleans?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 424.901 miles
  • 683.812 kilometers
  • 369.229 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
  • 424.752 miles
  • 683.573 kilometers
  • 369.100 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 Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport to Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport is 1 hour 18 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between New Orleans and Atlanta is 1 hour. Atlanta is 1 hour ahead of New Orleans.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from New Orleans to Atlanta generates about 88 kg of CO2 per passenger, 88 kilograms is equal to 193 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from New Orleans to Atlanta

Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City: Atlanta, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ATL
ICAO Code: KATL
Coordinates: 33°38′12″N, 84°25′41″W