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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Palmdale, CA (PMD)

Flight distance from New York to Palmdale (New York LaGuardia Airport – Palmdale Regional Airport) is 2433 miles / 3916 kilometers / 2114 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 6 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Palmdale (PMD) is 2774 miles / 4465 kilometers and travel time by car is about 46 hours 40 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Palmdale Regional Airport (PMD).

How far is Palmdale from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2433.300 miles
  • 3916.016 kilometers
  • 2114.480 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
  • 2427.854 miles
  • 3907.253 kilometers
  • 2109.748 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 Palmdale Regional Airport
City: Palmdale, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PMD
ICAO Code: KPMD
Coordinates: 34°37′45″N, 118°5′5″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Palmdale, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 267 kg (590 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Palmdale (PMD).

Distance:
2433
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2433

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