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Distance between Wichita Falls, TX (SPS) and New Orleans, LA (MSY)

Flight distance from Wichita Falls to New Orleans (Wichita Falls Regional Airport – Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport) is 556 miles / 895 kilometers / 483 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Wichita Falls (SPS) to New Orleans (MSY) is 639 miles / 1028 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 59 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Wichita Falls to New Orleans.

Shortest flight path between Wichita Falls Regional Airport (SPS) and Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY).

How far is New Orleans from Wichita Falls?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 556.094 miles
  • 894.947 kilometers
  • 483.233 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
  • 555.611 miles
  • 894.169 kilometers
  • 482.813 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).

Airport information


A Wichita Falls Regional Airport
City: Wichita Falls, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SPS
ICAO Code: KSPS
Coordinates: 33°59′19″N, 98°29′30″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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Wichita Falls and New Orleans.

Time Difference

Wichita Falls, TX

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New Orleans, LA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 107 kg (236 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Wichita Falls (SPS) → New Orleans (MSY).

Distance:
556
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
556

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