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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Block Island, RI (BID)

Flight distance from New York to Block Island (New York LaGuardia Airport – Block Island State Airport) is 123 miles / 198 kilometers / 107 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 43 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Block Island (BID) is 176 miles / 283 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 18 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Block Island State Airport (BID).

How far is Block Island from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 123.010 miles
  • 197.965 kilometers
  • 106.892 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
  • 122.718 miles
  • 197.495 kilometers
  • 106.639 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 Block Island State Airport
City: Block Island, RI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BID
ICAO Code: KBID
Coordinates: 41°10′5″N, 71°34′40″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between New York and Block Island.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Block Island, RI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 43 kg (95 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Block Island (BID).

Distance:
123
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
123

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