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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Albany, GA (ABY)

Flight distance from New York to Albany (New York LaGuardia Airport – Southwest Georgia Regional Airport) is 858 miles / 1382 kilometers / 746 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 7 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Albany (ABY) is 1020 miles / 1641 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 42 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Southwest Georgia Regional Airport (ABY).

How far is Albany from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 858.444 miles
  • 1381.532 kilometers
  • 745.968 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
  • 858.558 miles
  • 1381.716 kilometers
  • 746.067 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 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

B Southwest Georgia Regional Airport
City: Albany, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ABY
ICAO Code: KABY
Coordinates: 31°32′7″N, 84°11′40″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between New York and Albany.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Albany, GA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 140 kg (309 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Albany (ABY).

Distance:
858
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
858

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