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Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and Paducah, KY (PAH)

Flight distance from New Orleans to Paducah (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport – Barkley Regional Airport) is 495 miles / 796 kilometers / 430 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 26 minutes.

Driving distance from New Orleans (MSY) to Paducah (PAH) is 559 miles / 899 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 1 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and Barkley Regional Airport (PAH).

How far is Paducah from New Orleans?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 494.533 miles
  • 795.874 kilometers
  • 429.737 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
  • 495.715 miles
  • 797.777 kilometers
  • 430.765 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 Barkley Regional Airport
City: Paducah, KY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PAH
ICAO Code: KPAH
Coordinates: 37°3′38″N, 88°46′25″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between New Orleans and Paducah.

Time Difference

New Orleans, LA

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Paducah, KY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 98 kg (216 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New Orleans (MSY) → Paducah (PAH).

Distance:
495
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
495

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