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Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and Salt Lake City, UT (SLC)

Distance from New Orleans to Salt Lake City (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport – Salt Lake City International Airport) is 1428 miles / 2299 kilometers / 1241 nautical miles.

How far is Salt Lake City from New Orleans?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1428.281 miles
  • 2298.596 kilometers
  • 1241.142 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
  • 1426.818 miles
  • 2296.241 kilometers
  • 1239.871 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) to Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) is 3 hours 12 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New Orleans and Salt Lake City is 1 hour. Salt Lake City is 1 hour behind New Orleans.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 168 kg (371 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 Salt Lake City International Airport
City: Salt Lake City, UT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SLC
ICAO Code: KSLC
Coordinates: 40°47′18″N, 111°58′40″W

New Orleans to Salt Lake City flight path

Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New Orleans (MSY) → Salt Lake City (SLC).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1428

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