# Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and Lancaster, PA (LNS)

Flight distance from New Orleans to Lancaster (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport – Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)) is 1053 miles / 1695 kilometers / 915 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 29 minutes.

Driving distance from New Orleans (MSY) to Lancaster (LNS) is 1187 miles / 1911 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 49 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania) (LNS).

## How far is Lancaster from New Orleans?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1052.977 miles
• 1694.602 kilometers
• 915.012 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
• 1052.724 miles
• 1694.195 kilometers
• 914.792 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 Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)
City: Lancaster, PA
Country: United States
IATA Code: LNS
ICAO Code: KLNS
Coordinates: 40°7′18″N, 76°17′45″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 154 kg (340 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New Orleans (MSY) → Lancaster (LNS).

Distance:
1053
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1053

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