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Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and Santa Ana, CA (SNA)

Flight distance from New Orleans to Santa Ana (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport – Orange County John Wayne Airport) is 1639 miles / 2637 kilometers / 1424 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 36 minutes.

Driving distance from New Orleans (MSY) to Santa Ana (SNA) is 1867 miles / 3005 kilometers and travel time by car is about 32 hours 55 minutes.

New Orleans – Santa Ana

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1639
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2637
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1424
Nautical miles

How far is Santa Ana from New Orleans?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1638.743 miles
  • 2637.301 kilometers
  • 1424.029 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
  • 1635.578 miles
  • 2632.208 kilometers
  • 1421.278 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 to Orange County John Wayne Airport is 3 hours 36 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between New Orleans and Santa Ana is 2 hours. Santa Ana is 2 hours behind New Orleans.
New Orleans time to Santa Ana time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from New Orleans to Santa Ana generates about 188 kg of CO2 per passenger, 188 kilograms is equal to 415 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from New Orleans to Santa Ana

Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and Orange County John Wayne Airport (SNA).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Orange County John Wayne Airport
City: Santa Ana, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SNA
ICAO Code: KSNA
Coordinates: 33°40′32″N, 117°52′4″W