Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and Orlando, FL (SFB)

Flight distance from New Orleans to Orlando (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport – Orlando Sanford International Airport) is 550 miles / 886 kilometers / 478 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 32 minutes.

Driving distance from New Orleans (MSY) to Orlando (SFB) is 677 miles / 1089 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 34 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB).

How far is Orlando from New Orleans?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 550.366 miles
• 885.728 kilometers
• 478.255 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
• 549.373 miles
• 884.130 kilometers
• 477.392 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

B Orlando Sanford International Airport
City: Orlando, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: SFB
ICAO Code: KSFB
Coordinates: 28°46′39″N, 81°14′15″W

Time difference and current local times

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

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 106 kg (234 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New Orleans (MSY) → Orlando (SFB).

Distance:
550
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
550

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