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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Burbank, CA (BUR)

Flight distance from New York to Burbank (New York LaGuardia Airport – Hollywood Burbank Airport) is 2460 miles / 3958 kilometers / 2137 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 9 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Burbank (BUR) is 2806 miles / 4516 kilometers and travel time by car is about 46 hours 52 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Hollywood Burbank Airport (BUR).

How far is Burbank from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2459.507 miles
  • 3958.193 kilometers
  • 2137.253 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
  • 2454.073 miles
  • 3949.448 kilometers
  • 2132.531 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 Hollywood Burbank Airport
City: Burbank, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BUR
ICAO Code: KBUR
Coordinates: 34°12′2″N, 118°21′32″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Burbank is 3 hours. Burbank is 3 hours behind New York.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Burbank, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 270 kg (596 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Burbank (BUR).

Distance:
2460
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2460

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