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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Nome, AK (OME)

Flight distance from New York to Nome (New York LaGuardia Airport – Nome Airport) is 3776 miles / 6077 kilometers / 3281 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 38 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Nome (OME) is 5080 miles / 8176 kilometers and travel time by car is about 161 hours 50 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Nome Airport (OME).

How far is Nome from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3776.155 miles
  • 6077.133 kilometers
  • 3281.389 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
  • 3766.024 miles
  • 6060.828 kilometers
  • 3272.585 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 Nome Airport
City: Nome, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OME
ICAO Code: PAOM
Coordinates: 64°30′43″N, 165°26′42″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Nome is 4 hours. Nome is 4 hours behind New York.

Time Difference

New York, NY

 EDT

Nome, AK

 AKDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 429 kg (945 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Nome (OME).

Distance:
3776
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3776

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