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Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and Yuma, AZ (YUM)

Flight distance from New Orleans to Yuma (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport – Yuma International Airport) is 1448 miles / 2331 kilometers / 1259 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 14 minutes.

Driving distance from New Orleans (MSY) to Yuma (YUM) is 1634 miles / 2630 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 50 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and Yuma International Airport (YUM).

How far is Yuma from New Orleans?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1448.402 miles
  • 2330.977 kilometers
  • 1258.627 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
  • 1445.588 miles
  • 2326.448 kilometers
  • 1256.182 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSY
ICAO Code: KMSY
Coordinates: 29°59′36″N, 90°15′28″W

B Yuma International Airport
City: Yuma, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: YUM
ICAO Code: KNYL
Coordinates: 32°39′23″N, 114°36′21″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New Orleans and Yuma is 1 hour. Yuma is 1 hour behind New Orleans.

Time Difference

New Orleans, LA

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Yuma, AZ

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 176 kg (389 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New Orleans (MSY) → Yuma (YUM).

Distance:
1448
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1448

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