# 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
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
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.

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## 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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