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Distance between Charlotte, NC (CLT) and New York, NY (LGA)

Flight distance from Charlotte to New York (Charlotte Douglas International Airport – New York LaGuardia Airport) is 544 miles / 875 kilometers / 473 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 31 minutes.

Driving distance from Charlotte (CLT) to New York (LGA) is 640 miles / 1030 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 53 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) and New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA).

How far is New York from Charlotte?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 543.822 miles
  • 875.196 kilometers
  • 472.568 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
  • 543.656 miles
  • 874.929 kilometers
  • 472.424 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 Charlotte Douglas International Airport
City: Charlotte, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CLT
ICAO Code: KCLT
Coordinates: 35°12′50″N, 80°56′35″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 Charlotte and New York.

Time Difference

Charlotte, NC

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New York, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 105 kg (232 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Charlotte (CLT) → New York (LGA).

Distance:
544
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
544

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