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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Monterey, CA (MRY)

Flight distance from New York to Monterey (New York LaGuardia Airport – Monterey Regional Airport) is 2577 miles / 4148 kilometers / 2240 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 22 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Monterey (MRY) is 3014 miles / 4851 kilometers and travel time by car is about 50 hours 1 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Monterey Regional Airport (MRY).

How far is Monterey from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2577.375 miles
  • 4147.882 kilometers
  • 2239.677 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
  • 2571.266 miles
  • 4138.052 kilometers
  • 2234.369 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 Monterey Regional Airport
City: Monterey, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MRY
ICAO Code: KMRY
Coordinates: 36°35′13″N, 121°50′34″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

New York, NY

 EDT

Monterey, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 284 kg (627 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Monterey (MRY).

Distance:
2577
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2577

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