# Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Wilkes-Barre, PA (AVP)

Flight distance from New York to Wilkes-Barre (New York LaGuardia Airport – Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport) is 104 miles / 168 kilometers / 90 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 41 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Wilkes-Barre (AVP) is 136 miles / 219 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 36 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to Wilkes-Barre.

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport (AVP).

## How far is Wilkes-Barre from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 104.142 miles
• 167.600 kilometers
• 90.497 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
• 103.930 miles
• 167.259 kilometers
• 90.313 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 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport
City: Wilkes-Barre, PA
Country: United States
IATA Code: AVP
ICAO Code: KAVP
Coordinates: 41°20′18″N, 75°43′24″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between New York and Wilkes-Barre.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 40 kg (89 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Wilkes-Barre (AVP).

Distance:
104
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
104

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