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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Gainesville, FL (GNV)

Flight distance from New York to Gainesville (New York LaGuardia Airport – Gainesville Regional Airport) is 899 miles / 1447 kilometers / 781 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 12 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Gainesville (GNV) is 1017 miles / 1637 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 11 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV).

How far is Gainesville from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 898.888 miles
  • 1446.620 kilometers
  • 781.112 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
  • 899.794 miles
  • 1448.078 kilometers
  • 781.900 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 Gainesville Regional Airport
City: Gainesville, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GNV
ICAO Code: KGNV
Coordinates: 29°41′24″N, 82°16′18″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between New York and Gainesville.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Gainesville, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 143 kg (316 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Gainesville (GNV).

Distance:
899
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
899

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