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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Las Vegas, NV (LAS)

Flight distance from New York to Las Vegas (New York LaGuardia Airport – Las Vegas McCarran International Airport) is 2242 miles / 3608 kilometers / 1948 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 44 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Las Vegas (LAS) is 2538 miles / 4084 kilometers and travel time by car is about 42 hours 15 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Las Vegas McCarran International Airport (LAS).

How far is Las Vegas from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2242.131 miles
  • 3608.361 kilometers
  • 1948.359 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
  • 2236.926 miles
  • 3599.984 kilometers
  • 1943.836 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 Las Vegas McCarran International Airport
City: Las Vegas, NV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAS
ICAO Code: KLAS
Coordinates: 36°4′48″N, 115°9′7″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Las Vegas is 3 hours. Las Vegas is 3 hours behind New York.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Las Vegas, NV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 245 kg (541 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Las Vegas (LAS).

Distance:
2242
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2242

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