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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Baton Rouge, LA (BTR)

Flight distance from New York to Baton Rouge (New York LaGuardia Airport – Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport) is 1198 miles / 1928 kilometers / 1041 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 46 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Baton Rouge (BTR) is 1373 miles / 2209 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 10 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport (BTR).

How far is Baton Rouge from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1197.908 miles
  • 1927.847 kilometers
  • 1040.954 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
  • 1197.058 miles
  • 1926.478 kilometers
  • 1040.215 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 Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport
City: Baton Rouge, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BTR
ICAO Code: KBTR
Coordinates: 30°31′59″N, 91°8′58″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Baton Rouge, LA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 161 kg (356 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Baton Rouge (BTR).

Distance:
1198
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1198

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