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Distance between Hong Kong (HKG) and New York, NY (LGA)

Flight distance from Hong Kong to New York (Hong Kong International Airport – New York LaGuardia Airport) is 8062 miles / 12974 kilometers / 7005 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 15 hours 45 minutes.

Map of flight path from Hong Kong to New York.

Shortest flight path between Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) and New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA).

How far is New York from Hong Kong?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 8061.703 miles
  • 12974.054 kilometers
  • 7005.428 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
  • 8049.348 miles
  • 12954.170 kilometers
  • 6994.692 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 Hong Kong International Airport
City: Hong Kong
Country: Hong Kong Flag of Hong Kong
IATA Code: HKG
ICAO Code: VHHH
Coordinates: 22°18′32″N, 113°54′54″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 Hong Kong and New York is 13 hours. New York is 13 hours behind Hong Kong.

Time Difference

Hong Kong

 HKT

New York, NY

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 1 007 kg (2 221 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Hong Kong (HKG) → New York (LGA).

Distance:
8062
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
8062

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