Distance from Baton Rouge, LA to New Orleans, LA

Distance

80 mi

Time

1 hour 34 mins

Gas Cost

$6 - $11

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There are 72.81 miles from Baton Rouge to New Orleans in southeast direction and 80 miles (128.75 kilometers) by car, following the I-10 route.

Baton Rouge and New Orleans are 1 hour 34 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Baton Rouge, LA to New Orleans, LA. The halfway point is Mount Airy, LA.

Baton Rouge, LA and New Orleans, LA are in the same time zone (Central Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 3:29 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 3.71 gallons of gas to cover the route between Baton Rouge, LA and New Orleans, LA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Baton Rouge to New Orleans is $9.50.

During the route, an average car will release 72.74 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Baton Rouge, LA and New Orleans, LA

If you want to meet halfway between Baton Rouge, LA 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 30.121559 and -90.662666, or 30º 7' 17.6124" N, 90º 39' 45.5976" W. This location is 40.10 miles away from Baton Rouge, LA and New Orleans, LA and it would take approximately 47 minutes 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 Mount Airy, LA, situated 47.18 miles from Baton Rouge, LA and 39.31 miles from New Orleans, LA. It would take 57 minutes to go from Baton Rouge to Mount Airy and 52 minutes to go from New Orleans to Mount Airy.

Major Cities Along the Route

The only major city along the route is Metairie, LA.


Best Hotels In or Near New Orleans, LA

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Baton Rouge, LA

Planning on renting a car to go from Baton Rouge, LA to New Orleans, LA? Here there are some offers to rent a car in or near Baton Rouge, LA:

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Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

Full-size

Full-size cars

From $24

SUVs

SUVs

From $28

Vans

Vans

From $40


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Weather in Baton Rouge and New Orleans

Baton Rouge

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures bottoming out at 59°F on Thursday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Clear day Clear day
63° 39° 71° 45° 68° 44° 59° 34° 68° 35°
11% Rain probability 23% Rain probability 16% Rain probability 15% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
3 79 degrees 3 66 degrees 9 4 degrees 8 354 degrees 1 46 degrees

New Orleans

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures bottoming out at 58°F on Thursday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Wind Clear day Clear day
63° 48° 70° 56° 68° 53° 58° 44° 62° 45°
9% Rain probability 33% Rain probability 16% Rain probability 11% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
7 66 degrees 6 57 degrees 13 13 degrees 13 2 degrees 5 29 degrees

Distance conversions

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

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 72.81 mi 117.18 km 63.27 nautical mi
Driving distance 80 mi 128.75 km 69.52 nautical mi

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