# Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Arcata, CA (ACV)

Flight distance from New York to Arcata (New York LaGuardia Airport – Arcata–Eureka Airport) is 2594 miles / 4174 kilometers / 2254 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 24 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Arcata (ACV) is 3035 miles / 4885 kilometers and travel time by car is about 51 hours 29 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Arcata–Eureka Airport (ACV).

## How far is Arcata from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2593.623 miles
• 4174.032 kilometers
• 2253.797 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
• 2587.014 miles
• 4163.396 kilometers
• 2248.054 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
IATA Code: LGA
ICAO Code: KLGA
Coordinates: 40°46′37″N, 73°52′21″W

B Arcata–Eureka Airport
City: Arcata, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: ACV
ICAO Code: KACV
Coordinates: 40°58′41″N, 124°6′32″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Arcata is 3 hours. Arcata is 3 hours behind New York.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 286 kg (631 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Arcata (ACV).

Distance:
2594
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2594

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