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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Bluefield, WV (BLF)

Flight distance from New York to Bluefield (New York LaGuardia Airport – Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)) is 462 miles / 743 kilometers / 401 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 22 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Bluefield (BLF) is 558 miles / 898 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 22 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Mercer County Airport (West Virginia) (BLF).

How far is Bluefield from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 461.710 miles
  • 743.050 kilometers
  • 401.215 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
  • 461.089 miles
  • 742.051 kilometers
  • 400.675 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 Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)
City: Bluefield, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BLF
ICAO Code: KBLF
Coordinates: 37°17′44″N, 81°12′27″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between New York and Bluefield.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Bluefield, WV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 93 kg (205 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Bluefield (BLF).

Distance:
462
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
462

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