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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Minneapolis, MN (MSP)

Flight distance from New York to Minneapolis (New York LaGuardia Airport – Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport) is 1020 miles / 1642 kilometers / 887 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 25 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Minneapolis (MSP) is 1207 miles / 1943 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 0 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP).

How far is Minneapolis from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1020.282 miles
  • 1641.986 kilometers
  • 886.601 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
  • 1017.851 miles
  • 1638.072 kilometers
  • 884.488 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 Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport
City: Minneapolis, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSP
ICAO Code: KMSP
Coordinates: 44°52′55″N, 93°13′18″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

New York, NY

 EST

Minneapolis, MN

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 152 kg (335 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Minneapolis (MSP).

Distance:
1020
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1020

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