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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Bismarck, ND (BIS)

Flight distance from New York to Bismarck (New York LaGuardia Airport – Bismarck Municipal Airport) is 1399 miles / 2251 kilometers / 1215 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 8 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Bismarck (BIS) is 1635 miles / 2631 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 13 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Bismarck Municipal Airport (BIS).

How far is Bismarck from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1398.737 miles
  • 2251.050 kilometers
  • 1215.470 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
  • 1395.368 miles
  • 2245.627 kilometers
  • 1212.541 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 Bismarck Municipal Airport
City: Bismarck, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BIS
ICAO Code: KBIS
Coordinates: 46°46′21″N, 100°44′45″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Bismarck is 1 hour. Bismarck is 1 hour behind New York.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 173 kg (382 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Bismarck (BIS).

Distance:
1399
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1399

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