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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Jonesboro, AR (JBR)

Flight distance from New York to Jonesboro (New York LaGuardia Airport – Jonesboro Municipal Airport) is 971 miles / 1563 kilometers / 844 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 20 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Jonesboro (JBR) is 1141 miles / 1836 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 6 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Jonesboro Municipal Airport (JBR).

How far is Jonesboro from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 971.443 miles
  • 1563.387 kilometers
  • 844.161 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
  • 969.607 miles
  • 1560.431 kilometers
  • 842.565 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 Jonesboro Municipal Airport
City: Jonesboro, AR
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JBR
ICAO Code: KJBR
Coordinates: 35°49′54″N, 90°38′47″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Jonesboro is 1 hour. Jonesboro is 1 hour behind New York.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Jonesboro, AR

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (328 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Jonesboro (JBR).

Distance:
971
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
971

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