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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Bloomington, IL (BMI)

Flight distance from New York to Bloomington (New York LaGuardia Airport – Central Illinois Regional Airport) is 790 miles / 1272 kilometers / 687 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 59 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Bloomington (BMI) is 903 miles / 1453 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 49 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Central Illinois Regional Airport (BMI).

How far is Bloomington from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 790.169 miles
  • 1271.653 kilometers
  • 686.638 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
  • 788.167 miles
  • 1268.431 kilometers
  • 684.898 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 Central Illinois Regional Airport
City: Bloomington, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BMI
ICAO Code: KBMI
Coordinates: 40°28′37″N, 88°54′57″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

New York, NY

 EDT

Bloomington, IL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 134 kg (295 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Bloomington (BMI).

Distance:
790
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
790

Round trip?