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Distance between Philadelphia, PA (PHL) and New Orleans, LA (MSY)

Distance from Philadelphia to New Orleans (Philadelphia International Airport – Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport) is 1088 miles / 1752 kilometers / 946 nautical miles.

How far is New Orleans from Philadelphia?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1088.434 miles
  • 1751.665 kilometers
  • 945.823 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
  • 1087.950 miles
  • 1750.886 kilometers
  • 945.403 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 Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) is 2 hours 33 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Philadelphia
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Philadelphia, PA

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New Orleans, LA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 156 kg (344 pounds).

Airport information


A Philadelphia International Airport
City: Philadelphia, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHL
ICAO Code: KPHL
Coordinates: 39°52′18″N, 75°14′27″W

B 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

Map

Philadelphia to New Orleans flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Philadelphia (PHL) → New Orleans (MSY).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1088

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