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Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and Mexicali (MXL)

Flight distance from New Orleans to Mexicali (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport – Mexicali International Airport) is 1485 miles / 2391 kilometers / 1291 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 18 minutes.

Driving distance from New Orleans (MSY) to Mexicali (MXL) is 1689 miles / 2718 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 38 minutes.

New Orleans – Mexicali

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1485
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2391
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1291
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How far is Mexicali 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)
  • 1485.463 miles
  • 2390.620 kilometers
  • 1290.832 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
  • 1482.570 miles
  • 2385.965 kilometers
  • 1288.318 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 New Orleans to Mexicali is 3 hours 18 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New Orleans and Mexicali is 2 hours. Mexicali is 2 hours behind New Orleans.

New Orleans time to Mexicali time converter

Time in New Orleans: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Mexicali: 00:00

Current local times

New Orleans, LA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from New Orleans to Mexicali generates about 179 kg of CO2 per passenger, 179 kilograms is equal to 394 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 Mexicali

Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and Mexicali International Airport (MXL).

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 Mexicali International Airport
City: Mexicali
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: MXL
ICAO Code: MMML
Coordinates: 32°37′50″N, 115°14′31″W