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Distance between San Diego, CA (SAN) and New Orleans, LA (MSY)

Distance from San Diego (San Diego International Airport) to New Orleans (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport) is 1599 miles / 2573 kilometers / 1389 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1598.975 miles
  • 2573.301 kilometers
  • 1389.472 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
  • 1595.849 miles
  • 2568.271 kilometers
  • 1386.755 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from San Diego International Airport (SAN) to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) is 3 hours 31 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Diego and New Orleans is 2 hours. New Orleans is 2 hours ahead of San Diego.

Time Difference

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Airport information


A San Diego International Airport
City: San Diego, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SAN
ICAO Code: KSAN
Coordinates: 32°44′0″N, 117°11′24″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

San Diego to New Orleans flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Diego (SAN) → New Orleans (MSY).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1599

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