# Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Scottsbluff, NE (BFF)

Flight distance from New York to Scottsbluff (New York LaGuardia Airport – Western Nebraska Regional Airport) is 1540 miles / 2479 kilometers / 1339 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 24 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Scottsbluff (BFF) is 1698 miles / 2733 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 18 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Western Nebraska Regional Airport (BFF).

## How far is Scottsbluff from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1540.359 miles
• 2478.968 kilometers
• 1338.536 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
• 1536.405 miles
• 2472.605 kilometers
• 1335.100 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 Western Nebraska Regional Airport
City: Scottsbluff, NE
Country: United States
IATA Code: BFF
ICAO Code: KBFF
Coordinates: 41°52′26″N, 103°35′45″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Scottsbluff is 2 hours. Scottsbluff is 2 hours behind New York.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 182 kg (401 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Scottsbluff (BFF).

Distance:
1540
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1540

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