Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and Wilkes-Barre, PA (AVP)

Flight distance from New Orleans to Wilkes-Barre (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport – Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport) is 1129 miles / 1816 kilometers / 981 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 38 minutes.

Driving distance from New Orleans (MSY) to Wilkes-Barre (AVP) is 1261 miles / 2029 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 5 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from New Orleans to Wilkes-Barre.

Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport (AVP).

How far is Wilkes-Barre from New Orleans?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1128.566 miles
• 1816.250 kilometers
• 980.697 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
• 1128.426 miles
• 1816.026 kilometers
• 980.575 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
IATA Code: MSY
ICAO Code: KMSY
Coordinates: 29°59′36″N, 90°15′28″W

B Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport
City: Wilkes-Barre, PA
Country: United States
IATA Code: AVP
ICAO Code: KAVP
Coordinates: 41°20′18″N, 75°43′24″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New Orleans and Wilkes-Barre is 1 hour. Wilkes-Barre is 1 hour ahead of New Orleans.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 158 kg (349 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New Orleans (MSY) → Wilkes-Barre (AVP).

Distance:
1129
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1129

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