How far is New Orleans from San Francisco?
There are several ways to calculate distances between San Francisco and New Orleans. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1910.689 miles
- 3074.956 kilometers
- 1660.344 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
- 1907.250 miles
- 3069.421 kilometers
- 1657.355 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).
Estimated flight time from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) is 4 hours 7 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between San Francisco and New Orleans is 2 hours. New Orleans is 2 hours ahead of San Francisco.
San Francisco, CA
New Orleans, LA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 211 kg (465 pounds).
|A||San Francisco International Airport|
|City:||San Francisco, CA|
|B||Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport|
|City:||New Orleans, LA|
San Francisco to New Orleans flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
San Francisco (SFO) → New Orleans (MSY).