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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Honolulu, HI (HNL)

Flight distance from New York to Honolulu (New York LaGuardia Airport – Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport) is 4976 miles / 8009 kilometers / 4324 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 55 minutes.

Map of flight path from New York to Honolulu.

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL).

How far is Honolulu from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4976.309 miles
  • 8008.593 kilometers
  • 4324.294 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
  • 4968.225 miles
  • 7995.583 kilometers
  • 4317.270 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 Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport
City: Honolulu, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HNL
ICAO Code: PHNL
Coordinates: 21°19′7″N, 157°55′19″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Honolulu is 6 hours. Honolulu is 6 hours behind New York.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Honolulu, HI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 581 kg (1 280 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Honolulu (HNL).

Distance:
4976
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4976

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