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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Lynchburg, VA (LYH)

Flight distance from New York to Lynchburg (New York LaGuardia Airport – Lynchburg Regional Airport) is 372 miles / 599 kilometers / 324 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 12 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Lynchburg (LYH) is 421 miles / 678 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 17 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Lynchburg Regional Airport (LYH).

How far is Lynchburg from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 372.399 miles
  • 599.318 kilometers
  • 323.606 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
  • 372.106 miles
  • 598.846 kilometers
  • 323.351 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 Lynchburg Regional Airport
City: Lynchburg, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LYH
ICAO Code: KLYH
Coordinates: 37°19′36″N, 79°12′1″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between New York and Lynchburg.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Lynchburg, VA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 80 kg (176 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Lynchburg (LYH).

Distance:
372
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
372

Round trip?