# 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
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
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.

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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

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