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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Sitka, AK (SIT)

Flight distance from New York to Sitka (New York LaGuardia Airport – Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport) is 2900 miles / 4668 kilometers / 2520 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 59 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Sitka (SIT) is 3925 miles / 6317 kilometers and travel time by car is about 83 hours 18 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport (SIT).

How far is Sitka from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2900.368 miles
  • 4667.690 kilometers
  • 2520.351 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
  • 2892.967 miles
  • 4655.779 kilometers
  • 2513.920 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 Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport
City: Sitka, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SIT
ICAO Code: PASI
Coordinates: 57°2′49″N, 135°21′43″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

New York, NY

 EDT

Sitka, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 322 kg (711 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Sitka (SIT).

Distance:
2900
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2900

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