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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Newark, NJ (EWR)

Flight distance from New York to Newark (New York LaGuardia Airport – New York Newark Liberty International Airport) is 17 miles / 27 kilometers / 14 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 31 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Newark (EWR) is 24 miles / 39 kilometers and travel time by car is about 32 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and New York Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR).

How far is Newark from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 16.604 miles
  • 26.722 kilometers
  • 14.429 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
  • 16.570 miles
  • 26.667 kilometers
  • 14.399 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 New York Newark Liberty International Airport
City: Newark, NJ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: EWR
ICAO Code: KEWR
Coordinates: 40°41′33″N, 74°10′7″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between New York and Newark.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Newark, NJ

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Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Newark (EWR).

Distance:
17
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
17

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