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

Flight 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. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 12 minutes.

Driving distance from New Orleans (MSY) to Salt Lake City (SLC) is 1821 miles / 2931 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 46 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from New Orleans to Salt Lake City.

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

## 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).

## 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 Salt Lake City International Airport
City: Salt Lake City, UT
Country: United States
IATA Code: SLC
ICAO Code: KSLC
Coordinates: 40°47′18″N, 111°58′40″W

## 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.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 168 kg (371 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

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

Distance:
1428
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1428

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