Map of flight path and driving directions from New Orleans to San Diego.
Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and San Diego International Airport (SAN).
How far is San Diego from New Orleans?
There are several ways to calculate distances between New Orleans and San Diego. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1598.975 miles
- 2573.301 kilometers
- 1389.472 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
- 1595.849 miles
- 2568.271 kilometers
- 1386.755 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).
|A||Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport|
|City:||New Orleans, LA|
|B||San Diego International Airport|
|City:||San Diego, CA|
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between New Orleans and San Diego is 2 hours. San Diego is 2 hours behind New Orleans.
New Orleans, LA
San Diego, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 186 kg (410 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
New Orleans (MSY) → San Diego (SAN).