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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Athens, GA (AHN)

Flight distance from New York to Athens (New York LaGuardia Airport – Athens Ben Epps Airport) is 701 miles / 1128 kilometers / 609 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 49 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Athens (AHN) is 836 miles / 1345 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 24 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Athens Ben Epps Airport (AHN).

How far is Athens from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 701.037 miles
  • 1128.210 kilometers
  • 609.184 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
  • 700.735 miles
  • 1127.723 kilometers
  • 608.922 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 Athens Ben Epps Airport
City: Athens, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AHN
ICAO Code: KAHN
Coordinates: 33°56′54″N, 83°19′34″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between New York and Athens.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Athens, GA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 125 kg (275 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Athens (AHN).

Distance:
701
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
701

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