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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and North Platte, NE (LBF)

Flight distance from New York to North Platte (New York LaGuardia Airport – North Platte Regional Airport) is 1397 miles / 2249 kilometers / 1214 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 8 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to North Platte (LBF) is 1522 miles / 2450 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 0 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and North Platte Regional Airport (LBF).

How far is North Platte from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1397.341 miles
  • 2248.802 kilometers
  • 1214.256 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
  • 1393.772 miles
  • 2243.059 kilometers
  • 1211.155 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 North Platte Regional Airport
City: North Platte, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LBF
ICAO Code: KLBF
Coordinates: 41°7′34″N, 100°41′2″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

New York, NY

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North Platte, NE

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 173 kg (381 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → North Platte (LBF).

Distance:
1397
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1397

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