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Distance between Valparaiso, FL (VPS) and New Orleans, LA (MSY)

Flight distance from Valparaiso to New Orleans (Destin–Fort Walton Beach Airport – Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport) is 226 miles / 363 kilometers / 196 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Valparaiso (VPS) to New Orleans (MSY) is 267 miles / 430 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 42 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Destin–Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS) and Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY).

How far is New Orleans from Valparaiso?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 225.771 miles
  • 363.343 kilometers
  • 196.190 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
  • 225.353 miles
  • 362.670 kilometers
  • 195.826 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 Destin–Fort Walton Beach Airport
City: Valparaiso, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: VPS
ICAO Code: KVPS
Coordinates: 30°28′59″N, 86°31′31″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 Valparaiso and New Orleans.

Time Difference

Valparaiso, FL

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New Orleans, LA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 58 kg (128 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Valparaiso (VPS) → New Orleans (MSY).

Distance:
226
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
226

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