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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

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Scottsbluff, NE

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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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