Distance from Wichita, KS to New Orleans, LA

Distance

843 mi

Time

15 hours 44 mins

Gas Cost

$62 - $120

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There are 677.22 miles from Wichita to New Orleans in southeast direction and 843 miles (1,356.68 kilometers) by car, following the I-49 route.

Wichita and New Orleans are 15 hours 44 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Wichita, KS to New Orleans, LA. The halfway point is New Boston, TX.

Wichita, KS and New Orleans, LA are in the same time zone (Central Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 4:32 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 39.05 gallons of gas to cover the route between Wichita, KS and New Orleans, LA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Wichita to New Orleans is $99.96.

During the route, an average car will release 765.03 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Wichita, KS and New Orleans, LA

If you want to meet halfway between Wichita, KS 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 33.500885 and -94.405746, or 33º 30' 3.186" N, 94º 24' 20.6856" W. This location is 421.72 miles away from Wichita, KS and New Orleans, LA and it would take approximately 7 hours 52 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 New Boston, TX, situated 424.14 miles from Wichita, KS and 420.48 miles from New Orleans, LA. It would take 7 hours 51 mins to go from Wichita to New Boston and 7 hours 56 mins to go from New Orleans to New Boston.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include Metairie, LA,Baton Rouge, LA, and Shreveport, LA.

Best Hotels In or Near New Orleans, LA

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Wichita, KS

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Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

Full-size

Full-size cars

From $24

SUVs

SUVs

From $28

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From $40


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Weather in Wichita and New Orleans

Wichita

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures bottoming out at 47°F on Wednesday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
57° 30° 60° 37° 58° 41° 47° 28° 70° 35°
0% Rain probability 7% Rain probability 9% Rain probability 16% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
6 218 degrees 16 203 degrees 7 3 degrees 5 154 degrees 5 207 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 Wichita, KS and New Orleans, LA in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 677.22 mi 1,089.88 km 588.49 nautical mi
Driving distance 843 mi 1,356.67 km 732.55 nautical mi

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