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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Kotzebue, AK (OTZ)

Flight distance from New York to Kotzebue (New York LaGuardia Airport – Ralph Wien Memorial Airport) is 3644 miles / 5865 kilometers / 3167 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 23 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Kotzebue (OTZ) is 5026 miles / 8089 kilometers and travel time by car is about 162 hours 10 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Ralph Wien Memorial Airport (OTZ).

How far is Kotzebue from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3644.309 miles
  • 5864.946 kilometers
  • 3166.818 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
  • 3634.730 miles
  • 5849.531 kilometers
  • 3158.494 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 Ralph Wien Memorial Airport
City: Kotzebue, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OTZ
ICAO Code: PAOT
Coordinates: 66°53′4″N, 162°35′56″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Kotzebue, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 412 kg (909 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Kotzebue (OTZ).

Distance:
3644
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3644

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