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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Brownsville, TX (BRO)

Flight distance from New York to Brownsville (New York LaGuardia Airport – Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport) is 1695 miles / 2728 kilometers / 1473 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 42 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Brownsville (BRO) is 2002 miles / 3222 kilometers and travel time by car is about 35 hours 25 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport (BRO).

How far is Brownsville from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1695.407 miles
  • 2728.493 kilometers
  • 1473.268 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
  • 1694.701 miles
  • 2727.357 kilometers
  • 1472.655 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 Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport
City: Brownsville, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BRO
ICAO Code: KBRO
Coordinates: 25°54′24″N, 97°25′33″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Brownsville, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 192 kg (424 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Brownsville (BRO).

Distance:
1695
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1695

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