Distance from Madison, WI to New Orleans, LA

Distance

1,039 mi

Time

18 hours 56 mins

Gas Cost

$74 - $144

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There are 907.40 miles from Madison to New Orleans in south direction and 1,039 miles (1,672.11 kilometers) by car, following the I-55 route.

Madison and New Orleans are 18 hours 56 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Madison, WI to New Orleans, LA. The halfway point is Matthews, MO.

Madison, WI and New Orleans, LA are in the same time zone (Central Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 1:02 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 48.12 gallons of gas to cover the route between Madison, WI and New Orleans, LA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Madison to New Orleans is $120.29.

During the route, an average car will release 942.69 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Madison, WI and New Orleans, LA

If you want to meet halfway between Madison, WI 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 36.789164 and -89.560481, or 36º 47' 20.9904" N, 89º 33' 37.7316" W. This location is 519.66 miles away from Madison, WI and New Orleans, LA and it would take approximately 9 hours 28 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Matthews, MO, situated 516.86 miles from Madison, WI and 527.77 miles from New Orleans, LA. It would take 9 hours 28 mins to go from Madison to Matthews and 9 hours 39 mins to go from New Orleans to Matthews.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include Rockford, IL, Memphis, TN, Metairie, LA and Jackson, MS.


Best Hotels In or Near New Orleans, LA

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Madison, WI

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From $14

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From $18

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From $24

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Weather in Madison and New Orleans

Madison

Mixed precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures falling to 39°F next Sunday.

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Oct 26
Rain Partly cloudy day Wind Partly cloudy day Rain
69° 49° 59° 42° 48° 39° 50° 36° 53° 33°
90% Rain probability 34% Rain probability 68% Rain probability 40% Rain probability 17% Rain probability
4 267 degrees 6 251 degrees 18 312 degrees 7 301 degrees 6 127 degrees

New Orleans

Rain today and tomorrow, with temperatures falling to 68°F on Saturday.

Sun
Oct 22
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Oct 23
Tue
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Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26
Rain Wind Wind Partly cloudy day Clear day
82° 71° 76° 64° 74° 61° 70° 56° 77° 53°
92% Rain probability 53% Rain probability 4% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
4 144 degrees 15 329 degrees 15 337 degrees 12 332 degrees 6 196 degrees

Distance conversions

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

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 907.40 mi 1,460.32 km 788.51 nautical mi
Driving distance 1,039 mi 1.61 km 0.87 nautical mi

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