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Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and Orlando, FL (MCO)

Flight distance from New Orleans to Orlando (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport – Orlando International Airport) is 551 miles / 887 kilometers / 479 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 32 minutes.

Driving distance from New Orleans (MSY) to Orlando (MCO) is 659 miles / 1061 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 16 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and Orlando International Airport (MCO).

How far is Orlando from New Orleans?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 551.182 miles
  • 887.042 kilometers
  • 478.964 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
  • 550.235 miles
  • 885.518 kilometers
  • 478.141 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSY
ICAO Code: KMSY
Coordinates: 29°59′36″N, 90°15′28″W

B Orlando International Airport
City: Orlando, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MCO
ICAO Code: KMCO
Coordinates: 28°25′45″N, 81°18′32″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

New Orleans, LA

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Orlando, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 106 kg (234 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New Orleans (MSY) → Orlando (MCO).

Distance:
551
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
551

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