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Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and El Paso, TX (ELP)

Distance from New Orleans to El Paso (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport – El Paso International Airport) is 965 miles / 1553 kilometers / 838 nautical miles.

How far is El Paso from New Orleans?

There are several ways to calculate distances between New Orleans and El Paso. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 964.817 miles
  • 1552.722 kilometers
  • 838.403 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
  • 962.968 miles
  • 1549.747 kilometers
  • 836.796 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 (MSY) to El Paso International Airport (ELP) is 2 hours 19 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New Orleans and El Paso is 1 hour. El Paso is 1 hour behind New Orleans.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 148 kg (327 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 El Paso International Airport
City: El Paso, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ELP
ICAO Code: KELP
Coordinates: 31°48′25″N, 106°22′40″W

New Orleans to El Paso flight path

Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and El Paso International Airport (ELP).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New Orleans (MSY) → El Paso (ELP).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
965

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