Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Wilmington, NC (ILM)

Flight distance from New York to Wilmington (New York LaGuardia Airport – Wilmington International Airport) is 500 miles / 805 kilometers / 435 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 26 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Wilmington (ILM) is 606 miles / 976 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 4 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Wilmington International Airport (ILM).

How far is Wilmington from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 500.200 miles
• 804.994 kilometers
• 434.662 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
• 500.722 miles
• 805.835 kilometers
• 435.116 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
IATA Code: LGA
ICAO Code: KLGA
Coordinates: 40°46′37″N, 73°52′21″W

B Wilmington International Airport
City: Wilmington, NC
Country: United States
IATA Code: ILM
ICAO Code: KILM
Coordinates: 34°16′14″N, 77°54′9″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between New York and Wilmington.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 99 kg (217 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Wilmington (ILM).

Distance:
500
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
500

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