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Old March 6th, 2013, 11:18 PM
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Default Question about sailing out of New Orleans

I was wondering how long does it take from the port of New Orleans to the Atlantic Ocean on the way to the Azores? Is it 2-3 days sailing in the Gulf? Do we swing around Key West to the Atlantic towards Bermuda to the Azores?

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Old March 7th, 2013, 06:41 AM
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Of course you will have the 8 hours down the river from NOLA to the Gulf. The track you suggested certainly looks to me as the most logical and I think time in Gulf would be less than 2 days before rounding Key West.
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Old March 7th, 2013, 07:12 AM
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Yes, it's two days from New Orleans to the tip of Florida at the speeds they normally run. Some of the westbound TA's stop in Nassau and then have 2 sea days before they get to New Orleans or Galveston.

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