Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to Rapid City.
Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Rapid City Regional Airport (RAP).
How far is Rapid City from New York?
There are several ways to calculate distances between New York and Rapid City. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1501.623 miles
- 2416.628 kilometers
- 1304.875 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
- 1497.785 miles
- 2410.452 kilometers
- 1301.540 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between New York and Rapid City is 2 hours. Rapid City is 2 hours behind New York.
New York, NY
Rapid City, SD
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 180 kg (396 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
New York (LGA) → Rapid City (RAP).