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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Carlsbad, NM (CNM)

Flight distance from New York to Carlsbad (New York LaGuardia Airport – Cavern City Air Terminal) is 1777 miles / 2860 kilometers / 1544 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 51 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Carlsbad (CNM) is 2014 miles / 3242 kilometers and travel time by car is about 34 hours 55 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Cavern City Air Terminal (CNM).

How far is Carlsbad from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1777.299 miles
  • 2860.285 kilometers
  • 1544.430 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
  • 1774.035 miles
  • 2855.032 kilometers
  • 1541.594 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 Cavern City Air Terminal
City: Carlsbad, NM
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CNM
ICAO Code: KCNM
Coordinates: 32°20′15″N, 104°15′46″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Carlsbad is 2 hours. Carlsbad is 2 hours behind New York.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Carlsbad, NM

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 198 kg (437 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Carlsbad (CNM).

Distance:
1777
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1777

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