# Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and Philadelphia, PA (PHL)

Flight distance from New Orleans to Philadelphia (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport – Philadelphia International Airport) is 1088 miles / 1752 kilometers / 946 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 33 minutes.

Driving distance from New Orleans (MSY) to Philadelphia (PHL) is 1223 miles / 1968 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 36 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and Philadelphia International Airport (PHL).

## How far is Philadelphia from New Orleans?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1088.434 miles
• 1751.665 kilometers
• 945.823 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
• 1087.950 miles
• 1750.886 kilometers
• 945.403 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

Country: United States
IATA Code: PHL
ICAO Code: KPHL
Coordinates: 39°52′18″N, 75°14′27″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 156 kg (344 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New Orleans (MSY) → Philadelphia (PHL).

Distance:
1088
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1088

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