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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Panama City Beach, FL (ECP)

Flight distance from New York to Panama City Beach (New York LaGuardia Airport – Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport) is 982 miles / 1581 kilometers / 854 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 21 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Panama City Beach (ECP) is 1220 miles / 1963 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 40 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to Panama City Beach.

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP).

How far is Panama City Beach from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 982.430 miles
  • 1581.068 kilometers
  • 853.708 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
  • 982.564 miles
  • 1581.284 kilometers
  • 853.825 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 Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport
City: Panama City Beach, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ECP
ICAO Code: KECP
Coordinates: 30°20′30″N, 85°47′50″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Panama City Beach is 1 hour. Panama City Beach is 1 hour behind New York.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Panama City Beach, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 150 kg (330 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Panama City Beach (ECP).

Distance:
982
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
982

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