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Distance between San Juan (SJU) and New Orleans, LA (MSY)

Distance from San Juan to New Orleans (San Juan Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport – Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport) is 1720 miles / 2768 kilometers / 1494 nautical miles.

How far is New Orleans from San Juan?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1719.781 miles
  • 2767.719 kilometers
  • 1494.449 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
  • 1718.940 miles
  • 2766.366 kilometers
  • 1493.718 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 San Juan Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport (SJU) to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) is 3 hours 45 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 189 kg (416 pounds).

Airport information


A San Juan Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport
City: San Juan
Country: Puerto Rico Flag of Puerto Rico
IATA Code: SJU
ICAO Code: TJSJ
Coordinates: 18°26′21″N, 66°0′6″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

San Juan to New Orleans flight path

Shortest flight path between San Juan Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport (SJU) and Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Juan (SJU) → New Orleans (MSY).

Elite level bonus (%):
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Air miles:
1720
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1720

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