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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Waterloo, IA (ALO)

Flight distance from New York to Waterloo (New York LaGuardia Airport – Waterloo Regional Airport) is 965 miles / 1552 kilometers / 838 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 19 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Waterloo (ALO) is 1088 miles / 1751 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 0 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Waterloo Regional Airport (ALO).

How far is Waterloo from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 964.647 miles
  • 1552.449 kilometers
  • 838.255 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
  • 962.201 miles
  • 1548.513 kilometers
  • 836.130 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 Waterloo Regional Airport
City: Waterloo, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ALO
ICAO Code: KALO
Coordinates: 42°33′25″N, 92°24′1″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Waterloo is 1 hour. Waterloo is 1 hour behind New York.

Time Difference

New York, NY

 EDT

Waterloo, IA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 148 kg (327 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Waterloo (ALO).

Distance:
965
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
965

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