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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Lihue, HI (LIH)

Flight distance from New York to Lihue (New York LaGuardia Airport – Lihue Airport) is 5021 miles / 8080 kilometers / 4363 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 10 hours 0 minutes.

Map of flight path from New York to Lihue.

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Lihue Airport (LIH).

How far is Lihue from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5020.940 miles
  • 8080.419 kilometers
  • 4363.077 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
  • 5012.550 miles
  • 8066.918 kilometers
  • 4355.787 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 Lihue Airport
City: Lihue, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LIH
ICAO Code: PHLI
Coordinates: 21°58′33″N, 159°20′20″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Lihue is 6 hours. Lihue is 6 hours behind New York.

Time Difference

New York, NY

 EDT

Lihue, HI

 HST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 587 kg (1 293 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Lihue (LIH).

Distance:
5021
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5021

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