# Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Skagway, AK (SGY)

Flight distance from New York to Skagway (New York LaGuardia Airport – Skagway Airport) is 2889 miles / 4650 kilometers / 2511 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 58 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Skagway (SGY) is 3751 miles / 6037 kilometers and travel time by car is about 67 hours 18 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Skagway Airport (SGY).

## How far is Skagway from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2889.495 miles
• 4650.191 kilometers
• 2510.902 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
• 2882.281 miles
• 4638.582 kilometers
• 2504.634 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
IATA Code: LGA
ICAO Code: KLGA
Coordinates: 40°46′37″N, 73°52′21″W

B Skagway Airport
City: Skagway, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: SGY
ICAO Code: PAGY
Coordinates: 59°27′36″N, 135°18′57″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Skagway is 4 hours. Skagway is 4 hours behind New York.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 321 kg (708 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Skagway (SGY).

Distance:
2889
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2889

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