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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Milwaukee, WI (MKE)

Flight distance from New York to Milwaukee (New York LaGuardia Airport – Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport) is 738 miles / 1188 kilometers / 641 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 53 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Milwaukee (MKE) is 880 miles / 1417 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 24 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (MKE).

How far is Milwaukee from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 737.929 miles
  • 1187.582 kilometers
  • 641.243 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
  • 736.119 miles
  • 1184.668 kilometers
  • 639.670 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 Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport
City: Milwaukee, WI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MKE
ICAO Code: KMKE
Coordinates: 42°56′49″N, 87°53′47″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Milwaukee, WI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 129 kg (284 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Milwaukee (MKE).

Distance:
738
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
738

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