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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Phoenix, AZ (PHX)

Flight distance from New York to Phoenix (New York LaGuardia Airport – Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport) is 2149 miles / 3458 kilometers / 1867 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 34 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Phoenix (PHX) is 2435 miles / 3919 kilometers and travel time by car is about 41 hours 43 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX).

How far is Phoenix from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2148.559 miles
  • 3457.771 kilometers
  • 1867.047 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
  • 2144.059 miles
  • 3450.528 kilometers
  • 1863.136 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 Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City: Phoenix, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHX
ICAO Code: KPHX
Coordinates: 33°26′3″N, 112°0′43″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Phoenix is 3 hours. Phoenix is 3 hours behind New York.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Phoenix, AZ

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 234 kg (517 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Phoenix (PHX).

Distance:
2149
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2149

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