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Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and Flagstaff, AZ (FLG)

Flight distance from New Orleans to Flagstaff (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport – Flagstaff Pulliam Airport) is 1296 miles / 2085 kilometers / 1126 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 57 minutes.

Driving distance from New Orleans (MSY) to Flagstaff (FLG) is 1465 miles / 2358 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 25 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from New Orleans to Flagstaff.

Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and Flagstaff Pulliam Airport (FLG).

How far is Flagstaff from New Orleans?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1295.865 miles
  • 2085.492 kilometers
  • 1126.076 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
  • 1293.625 miles
  • 2081.888 kilometers
  • 1124.130 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSY
ICAO Code: KMSY
Coordinates: 29°59′36″N, 90°15′28″W

B Flagstaff Pulliam Airport
City: Flagstaff, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FLG
ICAO Code: KFLG
Coordinates: 35°8′18″N, 111°40′15″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

New Orleans, LA

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Flagstaff, AZ

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 167 kg (367 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New Orleans (MSY) → Flagstaff (FLG).

Distance:
1296
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1296

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