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Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and Long Beach, CA (LGB)

Flight distance from New Orleans to Long Beach (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport – Long Beach Airport) is 1655 miles / 2664 kilometers / 1438 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 38 minutes.

Driving distance from New Orleans (MSY) to Long Beach (LGB) is 1883 miles / 3030 kilometers and travel time by car is about 33 hours 11 minutes.

New Orleans – Long Beach

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1655
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2664
Kilometers
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1438
Nautical miles

How far is Long Beach 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)
  • 1655.328 miles
  • 2663.992 kilometers
  • 1438.440 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
  • 1652.135 miles
  • 2658.854 kilometers
  • 1435.666 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 Long Beach Airport is 3 hours 38 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between New Orleans and Long Beach is 2 hours. Long Beach is 2 hours behind New Orleans.
New Orleans time to Long Beach time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from New Orleans to Long Beach generates about 190 kg of CO2 per passenger, 190 kilograms is equal to 418 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 Long Beach

Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and Long Beach Airport (LGB).

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 Long Beach Airport
City: Long Beach, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LGB
ICAO Code: KLGB
Coordinates: 33°49′3″N, 118°9′7″W