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Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and San Diego, CA (SAN)

Distance from New Orleans to San Diego (San Diego International Airport – Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport) is 1599 miles / 2573 kilometers / 1389 nautical miles.

Calculations with different 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) to San Diego International Airport (SAN) is 3 hours 31 minutes.

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.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 192 kg (423 pounds).

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 San Diego International Airport
City: San Diego, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SAN
ICAO Code: KSAN
Coordinates: 32°44′0″N, 117°11′24″W

Map

New Orleans to San Diego flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New Orleans (MSY) → San Diego (SAN).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1599

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