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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Long Beach, CA (LGB)

Flight distance from New York to Long Beach (New York LaGuardia Airport – Long Beach Airport) is 2459 miles / 3958 kilometers / 2137 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 9 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Long Beach (LGB) is 2807 miles / 4518 kilometers and travel time by car is about 46 hours 53 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Long Beach Airport (LGB).

How far is Long Beach from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2459.500 miles
  • 3958.181 kilometers
  • 2137.247 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
  • 2454.137 miles
  • 3949.551 kilometers
  • 2132.587 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 Long Beach Airport
City: Long Beach, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LGB
ICAO Code: KLGB
Coordinates: 33°49′3″N, 118°9′7″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Long Beach is 3 hours. Long Beach is 3 hours behind New York.

Time Difference

New York, NY

 EDT

Long Beach, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 270 kg (596 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Long Beach (LGB).

Distance:
2459
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2459

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