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Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL)

Flight distance from New Orleans to Fort Lauderdale (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport – Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport) is 674 miles / 1084 kilometers / 585 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 46 minutes.

Driving distance from New Orleans (MSY) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) is 858 miles / 1381 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 37 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport (FLL).

How far is Fort Lauderdale from New Orleans?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 673.522 miles
  • 1083.928 kilometers
  • 585.274 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
  • 672.840 miles
  • 1082.830 kilometers
  • 584.682 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 Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport
City: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FLL
ICAO Code: KFLL
Coordinates: 26°4′21″N, 80°9′9″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Fort Lauderdale, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 122 kg (268 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New Orleans (MSY) → Fort Lauderdale (FLL).

Distance:
674
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
674

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