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Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and Las Vegas, NV (LAS)

Flight distance from New Orleans to Las Vegas (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport – Las Vegas McCarran International Airport) is 1500 miles / 2414 kilometers / 1303 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 20 minutes.

Driving distance from New Orleans (MSY) to Las Vegas (LAS) is 1708 miles / 2748 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 22 minutes.

New Orleans – Las Vegas

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1500
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2414
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1303
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How far is Las Vegas 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)
  • 1499.848 miles
  • 2413.772 kilometers
  • 1303.332 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
  • 1497.237 miles
  • 2409.569 kilometers
  • 1301.063 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 Las Vegas McCarran International Airport is 3 hours 20 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between New Orleans and Las Vegas is 2 hours. Las Vegas is 2 hours behind New Orleans.
New Orleans time to Las Vegas time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from New Orleans to Las Vegas generates about 179 kg of CO2 per passenger, 179 kilograms is equal to 396 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 Las Vegas

Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and Las Vegas McCarran International Airport (LAS).

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 Las Vegas McCarran International Airport
City: Las Vegas, NV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAS
ICAO Code: KLAS
Coordinates: 36°4′48″N, 115°9′7″W

Airlines flying from New Orleans (MSY) to Las Vegas (LAS)

AirTran Airways
Southwest Airlines