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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and State College, PA (SCE)

Flight distance from New York to State College (New York LaGuardia Airport – University Park Airport) is 208 miles / 336 kilometers / 181 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 53 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to State College (SCE) is 242 miles / 390 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 31 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and University Park Airport (SCE).

How far is State College from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 208.495 miles
  • 335.539 kilometers
  • 181.177 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
  • 207.964 miles
  • 334.686 kilometers
  • 180.716 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 University Park Airport
City: State College, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SCE
ICAO Code: KUNV
Coordinates: 40°50′57″N, 77°50′55″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between New York and State College.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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State College, PA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 56 kg (123 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → State College (SCE).

Distance:
208
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
208

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