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Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and Palmdale, CA (PMD)

Flight distance from New Orleans to Palmdale (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport – Palmdale Regional Airport) is 1654 miles / 2662 kilometers / 1437 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 37 minutes.

Driving distance from New Orleans (MSY) to Palmdale (PMD) is 1900 miles / 3057 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 45 minutes.

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

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

How far is Palmdale from New Orleans?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1653.838 miles
  • 2661.594 kilometers
  • 1437.146 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
  • 1650.707 miles
  • 2656.555 kilometers
  • 1434.425 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 Palmdale Regional Airport
City: Palmdale, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PMD
ICAO Code: KPMD
Coordinates: 34°37′45″N, 118°5′5″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

New Orleans, LA

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Palmdale, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 189 kg (418 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New Orleans (MSY) → Palmdale (PMD).

Distance:
1654
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1654

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