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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and San Luis Obispo, CA (SBP)

Flight distance from New York to San Luis Obispo (New York LaGuardia Airport – San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport) is 2550 miles / 4104 kilometers / 2216 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 19 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to San Luis Obispo (SBP) is 2940 miles / 4732 kilometers and travel time by car is about 49 hours 52 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to San Luis Obispo.

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport (SBP).

How far is San Luis Obispo from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2550.272 miles
  • 4104.265 kilometers
  • 2216.126 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
  • 2544.435 miles
  • 4094.871 kilometers
  • 2211.053 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 San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport
City: San Luis Obispo, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SBP
ICAO Code: KSBP
Coordinates: 35°14′12″N, 120°38′31″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and San Luis Obispo is 3 hours. San Luis Obispo is 3 hours behind New York.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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San Luis Obispo, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 281 kg (620 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → San Luis Obispo (SBP).

Distance:
2550
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2550

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