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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Kona, HI (KOA)

Flight distance from New York to Kona (New York LaGuardia Airport – Kona International Airport) is 4946 miles / 7960 kilometers / 4298 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 51 minutes.

Map of flight path from New York to Kona.

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Kona International Airport (KOA).

How far is Kona from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4946.278 miles
  • 7960.263 kilometers
  • 4298.198 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
  • 4938.779 miles
  • 7948.194 kilometers
  • 4291.681 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 Kona International Airport
City: Kona, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: KOA
ICAO Code: PHKO
Coordinates: 19°44′19″N, 156°2′45″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

New York, NY

 EDT

Kona, HI

 HST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 577 kg (1 272 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Kona (KOA).

Distance:
4946
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4946

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