# 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
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
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.

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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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