Map of flight path and driving directions from New Orleans to Detroit.
Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).
How far is Detroit from New Orleans?
There are several ways to calculate distances between New Orleans and Detroit. Here are two common 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 – the shortest distance between two points).
|A||Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport|
|City:||New Orleans, LA|
|B||Detroit Metropolitan Airport|
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.
New Orleans, LA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 146 kg (321 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
New Orleans (MSY) → Detroit (DTW).