Distance from Las Vegas, NV to New Orleans, LA

Distance

1,721 mi

Time

1 day 6 hours

Gas Cost

$126 - $245

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There are 1,508.99 miles from Las Vegas to New Orleans in southeast direction and 1,721 miles (2,769.68 kilometers) by car, following the I-40 and US-93 route.

Las Vegas and New Orleans are 1 day 6 hours far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Las Vegas, NV to New Orleans, LA. The halfway point is Bushland, TX.

Please note the time difference between Las Vegas, NV and New Orleans, LA is 2 hours. The current time in Las Vegas is 7:53 am and the current time in New Orleans is 9:53 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 79.69 gallons of gas to cover the route between Las Vegas, NV and New Orleans, LA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Las Vegas to New Orleans is $204.02.

During the route, an average car will release 1,561.37 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Las Vegas, NV and New Orleans, LA

If you want to meet halfway between Las Vegas, NV 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 35.217625 and -102.071777, or 35º 13' 3.45" N, 102º 4' 18.3972" W. This location is 860.70 miles away from Las Vegas, NV and New Orleans, LA and it would take approximately 15 hours 19 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 Bushland, TX, situated 842.47 miles from Las Vegas, NV and 878.99 miles from New Orleans, LA. It would take 14 hours 29 mins to go from Las Vegas to Bushland and 16 hours 10 mins to go from New Orleans to Bushland.

Major City Closest to Halfway Point

The major city closest to the halfway point between Las Vegas, NV and New Orleans, LA is Amarillo, TX, situated 857.77 miles from Las Vegas, NV and 867.58 miles from New Orleans, LA. It would take 14 hours 47 mins to go from Las Vegas to and 15 hours 57 mins to go from New Orleans to Amarillo.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some other major cities along the route include Albuquerque, NM,Henderson, NV,North Las Vegas, NV,Mesquite, TX,Dallas, TX,Irving, TX,Grand Prairie, TX,Arlington, TX,Fort Worth, TX, and Wichita Falls, TX.

Best Hotels In or Near New Orleans, LA

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Las Vegas, NV

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Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

Full-size

Full-size cars

From $24

SUVs

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From $28

Vans

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From $40


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Weather in Las Vegas and New Orleans

Las Vegas

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 84°F on Wednesday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
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0% Rain probability 7% Rain probability 11% Rain probability 9% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
2 23 degrees 2 26 degrees 3 1 degrees 3 14 degrees 2 49 degrees

New Orleans

Light rain today, with temperatures rising to 72°F next Sunday.

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Wind Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Wind Clear day
63° 51° 61° 47° 69° 55° 66° 55° 61° 47°
17% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 23% Rain probability 25% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
16 6 degrees 9 58 degrees 5 37 degrees 12 7 degrees 13 5 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Las Vegas, NV and New Orleans, LA in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 1,508.99 mi 1.61 km 0.87 nautical mi
Driving distance 1,721 mi 1.61 km 0.87 nautical mi

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