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Distance between Atlanta, GA (ATL) and New York, NY (LGA)

Flight distance from Atlanta to New York (Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport – New York LaGuardia Airport) is 762 miles / 1226 kilometers / 662 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 56 minutes.

Driving distance from Atlanta (ATL) to New York (LGA) is 884 miles / 1422 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 18 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Atlanta to New York.

Shortest flight path between Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) and New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA).

How far is New York from Atlanta?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Atlanta and New York. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 761.522 miles
  • 1225.550 kilometers
  • 661.744 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 761.098 miles
  • 1224.869 kilometers
  • 661.376 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City: Atlanta, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ATL
ICAO Code: KATL
Coordinates: 33°38′12″N, 84°25′41″W

B New York LaGuardia Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LGA
ICAO Code: KLGA
Coordinates: 40°46′37″N, 73°52′21″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Atlanta and New York.

Time Difference

Atlanta, GA

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New York, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 131 kg (289 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Atlanta (ATL) → New York (LGA).

Distance:
762
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
762

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