# The flight time from Tampa International Airport to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport is:

### 1 hour, 17 minutes

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In-air flight time: 1 hour, 17 minutes
From gate to gate: 1 hour, 31 minutes
Constant 500 mph: 59 minutes

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take-off and landing: minutes

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## Flying time from TPA to MSY

The total flight duration from TPA to MSY is 1 hour, 17 minutes.

This is the average in-air flight time (wheels up to wheels down on the runway) based on actual flights taken over the past year. It covers the entire time on a typical commercial flight including take-off and landing.

If you're planning a trip, you should also factor in extra time for the plane to pull back from the gate and taxi to the runway, as well as reaching the destination gate after landing. If you include this extra time on the tarmac, the average total elapsed time from gate to gate flying from TPA to MSY is 1 hour, 31 minutes.

Finally, pilots might want to estimate the flight time using an average flight speed for a commercial airliner of 500 mph, which is equivalent to 805 km/h or 434 knots. If you don't add any extra time to increase or decrease speed for take-off and landing, then at constant speed your flight time would be 59 minutes.

Note that if you fly the other direction, the flight time from MSY to TPA would be 1 hour, 10 minutes due to the effect of winds and the jet stream.

If you're booking a flight, make sure you check the scheduled departure and arrival times. You should also factor in airport wait times and possible equipment or weather delays. If you're trying to figure out what time you'll arrive at the destination, you may want to see if there's a time difference between TPA and MSY.

The calculation of flight time is based on the straight line distance from TPA to MSY ("as the crow flies"), which is about 488 miles or 785 kilometers.

Your trip begins at Tampa International Airport in Tampa, Florida.
It ends at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Your flight direction from TPA to MSY is West (-72 degrees from North).

The flight time calculator measures the average flight duration between points. It uses the great circle formula to compute the travel mileage.

## Tampa International Airport

IATA: TPA
ICAO: KTPA
FAA: TPA
City: Tampa
State: Florida
Zip code: 33622
Country: United States
Category: airports

## Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport

IATA: MSY
ICAO: KMSY
FAA: MSY
City: New Orleans
State: Louisiana
Zip code: 70141
Country: United States
Category: airports