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Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and Harrisburg, PA (MDT)

Flight distance from New Orleans to Harrisburg (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport – Harrisburg International Airport) is 1036 miles / 1668 kilometers / 901 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from New Orleans (MSY) to Harrisburg (MDT) is 1160 miles / 1867 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 18 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and Harrisburg International Airport (MDT).

How far is Harrisburg from New Orleans?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1036.487 miles
  • 1668.064 kilometers
  • 900.683 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
  • 1036.330 miles
  • 1667.811 kilometers
  • 900.546 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 Harrisburg International Airport
City: Harrisburg, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MDT
ICAO Code: KMDT
Coordinates: 40°11′36″N, 76°45′48″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

New Orleans, LA

 CST

Harrisburg, PA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 153 kg (338 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New Orleans (MSY) → Harrisburg (MDT).

Distance:
1036
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1036

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