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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Colorado Springs, CO (COS)

Flight distance from New York to Colorado Springs (New York LaGuardia Airport – Colorado Springs Airport) is 1638 miles / 2636 kilometers / 1423 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 36 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Colorado Springs (COS) is 1812 miles / 2916 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 2 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Colorado Springs Airport (COS).

How far is Colorado Springs from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1637.929 miles
  • 2635.991 kilometers
  • 1423.322 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
  • 1633.900 miles
  • 2629.507 kilometers
  • 1419.820 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 Colorado Springs Airport
City: Colorado Springs, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: COS
ICAO Code: KCOS
Coordinates: 38°48′20″N, 104°42′3″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Colorado Springs, CO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 188 kg (415 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Colorado Springs (COS).

Distance:
1638
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1638

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