Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to Anchorage.
Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC).
How far is Anchorage from New York?
There are several ways to calculate distances between New York and Anchorage. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 3374.978 miles
- 5431.501 kilometers
- 2932.776 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
- 3366.142 miles
- 5417.281 kilometers
- 2925.098 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between New York and Anchorage is 4 hours. Anchorage is 4 hours behind New York.
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Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 379 kg (836 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
New York (LGA) → Anchorage (ANC).