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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Lubbock, TX (LBB)

Flight distance from New York to Lubbock (New York LaGuardia Airport – Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport) is 1610 miles / 2590 kilometers / 1399 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 32 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Lubbock (LBB) is 1827 miles / 2940 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 30 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport (LBB).

How far is Lubbock from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1609.621 miles
  • 2590.434 kilometers
  • 1398.722 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
  • 1606.493 miles
  • 2585.400 kilometers
  • 1396.005 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 Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport
City: Lubbock, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LBB
ICAO Code: KLBB
Coordinates: 33°39′48″N, 101°49′22″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Lubbock, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 187 kg (411 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Lubbock (LBB).

Distance:
1610
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1610

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