Distance from Austin, TX to New Orleans, LA

Distance

508 mi

Time

9 hours 30 mins

Gas Cost

$37 - $72

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There are 458.97 miles from Austin to New Orleans in east direction and 508 miles (817.55 kilometers) by car, following the I-10 route.

Austin and New Orleans are 9 hours 30 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Austin, TX to New Orleans, LA. The halfway point is Vidor, TX.

Austin, TX and New Orleans, LA are in the same time zone (Central Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 6:10 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 23.50 gallons of gas to cover the route between Austin, TX and New Orleans, LA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Austin to New Orleans is $60.16.

During the route, an average car will release 460.43 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Austin, TX and New Orleans, LA

If you want to meet halfway between Austin, TX and New Orleans, LA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 30.132217 and -93.953384, or 30º 7' 55.9812" N, 93º 57' 12.1824" W. This location is 253.81 miles away from Austin, TX and New Orleans, LA and it would take approximately 4 hours 45 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest city or town to the halfway point is Vidor, TX, situated 252.85 miles from Austin, TX and 254.77 miles from New Orleans, LA. It would take 4 hours 46 mins to go from Austin to Vidor and 4 hours 43 mins to go from New Orleans to Vidor.

Major City Closest to Halfway Point

The major city closest to the halfway point between Austin, TX and New Orleans, LA is Beaumont, TX, situated 244.22 miles from Austin, TX and 263.65 miles from New Orleans, LA. It would take 4 hours 39 mins to go from Austin to and 4 hours 54 mins to go from New Orleans to Beaumont.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some other major cities along the route include Metairie, LA,Baton Rouge, LA,Lafayette, LA,Pasadena, TX,Houston, TX, and Cypress, TX.

Best Hotels In or Near New Orleans, LA

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Austin, TX

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From $14

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From $18

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From $24

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From $28

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Weather in Austin and New Orleans

Austin

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures falling to 61°F tomorrow.

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Wind Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
80° 58° 61° 49° 66° 42° 76° 52° 66° 47°
18% Rain probability 9% Rain probability 10% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 18% Rain probability
6 340 degrees 7 18 degrees 6 168 degrees 1 314 degrees 12 14 degrees

New Orleans

Light rain today, with temperatures falling to 56°F on Thursday.

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Wind Wind Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Wind
78° 64° 61° 48° 61° 45° 72° 55° 65° 54°
35% Rain probability 22% Rain probability 10% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 15% Rain probability
9 223 degrees 17 1 degrees 9 65 degrees 7 66 degrees 14 17 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Austin, TX and New Orleans, LA in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 458.97 mi 738.64 km 398.83 nautical mi
Driving distance 508 mi 817.54 km 441.44 nautical mi

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