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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Chattanooga, TN (CHA)

Flight distance from New York to Chattanooga (New York LaGuardia Airport – Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport) is 734 miles / 1181 kilometers / 638 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 53 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Chattanooga (CHA) is 819 miles / 1318 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 34 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport (CHA).

How far is Chattanooga from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 734.072 miles
  • 1181.374 kilometers
  • 637.891 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
  • 733.220 miles
  • 1180.004 kilometers
  • 637.151 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 Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport
City: Chattanooga, TN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CHA
ICAO Code: KCHA
Coordinates: 35°2′7″N, 85°12′13″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between New York and Chattanooga.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Chattanooga, TN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 128 kg (283 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Chattanooga (CHA).

Distance:
734
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
734

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