# Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and Charlotte, NC (CLT)

Flight distance from New Orleans to Charlotte (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport – Charlotte Douglas International Airport) is 651 miles / 1048 kilometers / 566 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 43 minutes.

Driving distance from New Orleans (MSY) to Charlotte (CLT) is 717 miles / 1154 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 24 minutes.

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1048
Kilometers
566
Nautical miles
1 h 43 min
119 kg

## How far is Charlotte 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)
• 651.123 miles
• 1047.881 kilometers
• 565.811 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
• 650.713 miles
• 1047.221 kilometers
• 565.454 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).

## How long does it take to fly from New Orleans to Charlotte?

Estimated flight time from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport to Charlotte Douglas International Airport is 1 hour 43 minutes.

## What is the time difference between New Orleans and Charlotte?

The time difference between New Orleans and Charlotte is 1 hour. Charlotte is 1 hour ahead of New Orleans.
New Orleans time to Charlotte time converter

## Flight carbon footprint between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT)

On average flying from New Orleans to Charlotte generates about 119 kg of CO2 per passenger, 119 kilograms is equal to 262 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 Charlotte

Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT).

## Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Charlotte Douglas International Airport
City: Charlotte, NC
Country: United States
IATA Code: CLT
ICAO Code: KCLT
Coordinates: 35°12′50″N, 80°56′35″W