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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Bridgeport, CT (BDR)

Flight distance from New York to Bridgeport (New York LaGuardia Airport – Sikorsky Memorial Airport) is 47 miles / 76 kilometers / 41 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 35 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Bridgeport (BDR) is 57 miles / 92 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 19 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Sikorsky Memorial Airport (BDR).

How far is Bridgeport from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 47.271 miles
  • 76.076 kilometers
  • 41.078 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
  • 47.208 miles
  • 75.974 kilometers
  • 41.023 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 Sikorsky Memorial Airport
City: Bridgeport, CT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BDR
ICAO Code: KBDR
Coordinates: 41°9′48″N, 73°7′34″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between New York and Bridgeport.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Bridgeport, CT

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 32 kg (70 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Bridgeport (BDR).

Distance:
47
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
47

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