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Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and Detroit, MI (DTW)

Distance from New Orleans to Detroit (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport) is 926 miles / 1490 kilometers / 805 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 926.009 miles
  • 1490.267 kilometers
  • 804.680 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
  • 927.256 miles
  • 1492.274 kilometers
  • 805.763 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) to Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) is 2 hours 15 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

New Orleans
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New Orleans, LA

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Detroit, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 134 kg (294 pounds).

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 Detroit Metropolitan Airport
City: Detroit, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DTW
ICAO Code: KDTW
Coordinates: 42°12′44″N, 83°21′12″W

Map

New Orleans to Detroit flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New Orleans (MSY) → Detroit (DTW).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
926

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