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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and New York, NY (LGA)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to New York (Frankfurt Airport – New York LaGuardia Airport) is 3853 miles / 6201 kilometers / 3348 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 47 minutes.

Map of flight path from Frankfurt to New York.

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA).

How far is New York from Frankfurt?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3853.183 miles
  • 6201.096 kilometers
  • 3348.324 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
  • 3842.777 miles
  • 6184.350 kilometers
  • 3339.282 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 Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E

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

The time difference between Frankfurt and New York is 6 hours. New York is 6 hours behind Frankfurt.

Time Difference

Frankfurt

 CEST

New York, NY

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 438 kg (966 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Frankfurt (FRA) → New York (LGA).

Distance:
3853
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3853

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