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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Philadelphia, PA (PHL)

Flight distance from New York to Philadelphia (New York LaGuardia Airport – Philadelphia International Airport) is 96 miles / 154 kilometers / 83 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 40 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Philadelphia (PHL) is 113 miles / 182 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 12 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Philadelphia International Airport (PHL).

How far is Philadelphia from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 95.520 miles
  • 153.725 kilometers
  • 83.005 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
  • 95.439 miles
  • 153.595 kilometers
  • 82.935 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 Philadelphia International Airport
City: Philadelphia, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHL
ICAO Code: KPHL
Coordinates: 39°52′18″N, 75°14′27″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between New York and Philadelphia.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Philadelphia, PA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 39 kg (86 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Philadelphia (PHL).

Distance:
96
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
96

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