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Distance between Houston, TX (IAH) and New York, NY (LGA)

Distance from Houston to New York (George Bush Intercontinental Airport – LaGuardia Airport) is 1416 miles / 2279 kilometers / 1231 nautical miles.

How far is New York from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1416.367 miles
  • 2279.422 kilometers
  • 1230.790 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
  • 1414.946 miles
  • 2277.134 kilometers
  • 1229.554 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) to LaGuardia Airport (LGA) is 3 hours 10 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and New York is 1 hour. New York is 1 hour ahead of Houston.

Time Difference

Houston
New York

Houston, TX

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New York, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 168 kg (370 pounds).

Airport information


A George Bush Intercontinental Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAH
ICAO Code: KIAH
Coordinates: 29°59′3″N, 95°20′29″W

B 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

Map

Houston to New York flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (IAH) → New York (LGA).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1416

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