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Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and Grand Canyon, AZ (GCN)

Flight distance from New Orleans to Grand Canyon (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport – Grand Canyon National Park Airport) is 1333 miles / 2145 kilometers / 1158 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 1 minutes.

Driving distance from New Orleans (MSY) to Grand Canyon (GCN) is 1542 miles / 2481 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 29 minutes.

New Orleans – Grand Canyon

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1333
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2145
Kilometers
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1158
Nautical miles

How far is Grand Canyon from New Orleans?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1332.693 miles
  • 2144.762 kilometers
  • 1158.079 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
  • 1330.484 miles
  • 2141.206 kilometers
  • 1156.159 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 to Grand Canyon National Park Airport is 3 hours 1 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between New Orleans and Grand Canyon is 1 hour. Grand Canyon is 1 hour behind New Orleans.
New Orleans time to Grand Canyon time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from New Orleans to Grand Canyon generates about 169 kg of CO2 per passenger, 169 kilograms is equal to 372 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from New Orleans to Grand Canyon

Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and Grand Canyon National Park Airport (GCN).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Grand Canyon National Park Airport
City: Grand Canyon, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GCN
ICAO Code: KGCN
Coordinates: 35°57′8″N, 112°8′49″W