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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and London (LGW)

Flight distance from New York to London (New York LaGuardia Airport – London Gatwick Airport) is 3468 miles / 5581 kilometers / 3013 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 3 minutes.

New York – London

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3468
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5581
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3013
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How far is London from New York?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3467.566 miles
  • 5580.507 kilometers
  • 3013.232 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
  • 3458.241 miles
  • 5565.500 kilometers
  • 3005.129 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).

How long does it take to fly from New York to London?

Estimated flight time from New York LaGuardia Airport to London Gatwick Airport is 7 hours 3 minutes.

What is the time difference between New York and London?

The time difference between New York and London is 5 hours. London is 5 hours ahead of New York.
New York time to London time converter

Flight carbon footprint between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

On average flying from New York to London generates about 391 kg of CO2 per passenger, 391 kilograms is equal to 861 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from New York to London

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination London Gatwick Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LGW
ICAO Code: EGKK
Coordinates: 51°8′53″N, 0°11′25″W