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Distance between Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) and New Orleans, LA (MSY)

Distance from Salt Lake City to New Orleans (Salt Lake City International Airport – Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport) is 1428 miles / 2299 kilometers / 1241 nautical miles.

How far is New Orleans from Salt Lake City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1428.281 miles
  • 2298.596 kilometers
  • 1241.142 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
  • 1426.818 miles
  • 2296.241 kilometers
  • 1239.871 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 Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) is 3 hours 12 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Salt Lake City and New Orleans is 1 hour. New Orleans is 1 hour ahead of Salt Lake City.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 168 kg (371 pounds).

Airport information


A Salt Lake City International Airport
City: Salt Lake City, UT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SLC
ICAO Code: KSLC
Coordinates: 40°47′18″N, 111°58′40″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

Salt Lake City to New Orleans flight path

Shortest flight path between Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) and Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Salt Lake City (SLC) → New Orleans (MSY).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1428

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