# Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and Wilmington, DE (ILG)

Flight distance from New Orleans to Wilmington (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport – Wilmington Airport (Delaware)) is 1065 miles / 1714 kilometers / 925 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 30 minutes.

Driving distance from New Orleans (MSY) to Wilmington (ILG) is 1199 miles / 1929 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 9 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and Wilmington Airport (Delaware) (ILG).

## How far is Wilmington from New Orleans?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1064.854 miles
• 1713.716 kilometers
• 925.332 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
• 1064.398 miles
• 1712.983 kilometers
• 924.937 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
IATA Code: MSY
ICAO Code: KMSY
Coordinates: 29°59′36″N, 90°15′28″W

B Wilmington Airport (Delaware)
City: Wilmington, DE
Country: United States
IATA Code: ILG
ICAO Code: KILG
Coordinates: 39°40′43″N, 75°36′23″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 155 kg (341 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New Orleans (MSY) → Wilmington (ILG).

Distance:
1065
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1065

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