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Distance between Honolulu, HI (HNL) and New York, NY (LGA)

Flight distance from Honolulu to New York (Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport – New York LaGuardia Airport) is 4976 miles / 8009 kilometers / 4324 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 55 minutes.

Map of flight path from Honolulu to New York.

Shortest flight path between Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) and New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA).

How far is New York from Honolulu?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4976.309 miles
  • 8008.593 kilometers
  • 4324.294 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
  • 4968.225 miles
  • 7995.583 kilometers
  • 4317.270 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 Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport
City: Honolulu, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HNL
ICAO Code: PHNL
Coordinates: 21°19′7″N, 157°55′19″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

The time difference between Honolulu and New York is 6 hours. New York is 6 hours ahead of Honolulu.

Time Difference

Honolulu, HI

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New York, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 581 kg (1 280 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Honolulu (HNL) → New York (LGA).

Distance:
4976
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4976

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