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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Charlotte, NC (CLT)

Flight distance from New York to Charlotte (New York LaGuardia Airport – Charlotte Douglas International Airport) is 544 miles / 875 kilometers / 473 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 31 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Charlotte (CLT) is 642 miles / 1034 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 45 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT).

How far is Charlotte from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 543.822 miles
  • 875.196 kilometers
  • 472.568 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
  • 543.656 miles
  • 874.929 kilometers
  • 472.424 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 Charlotte Douglas International Airport
City: Charlotte, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CLT
ICAO Code: KCLT
Coordinates: 35°12′50″N, 80°56′35″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between New York and Charlotte.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Charlotte, NC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 105 kg (232 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Charlotte (CLT).

Distance:
544
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
544

Round trip?